Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Hearing loss?
Summary: Hearing loss is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take medication Risperdal, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 14,822 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Hearing loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hearing loss and more.
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Lithium carbonate has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 16,086 Lithium carbonate users)
Hearing loss has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 7,923 Hearing loss patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 14,813 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 32 people (0.22%) have Hearing Loss.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Hearing loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Gender of people who have Hearing loss when taking Lithium carbonate * :
|Hearing loss||70.97%||29.03% |
Age of people who have Hearing loss when taking Lithium carbonate * :
|Hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||15.38%||23.08%||38.46%||11.54%||3.85% |
Severity of Hearing loss when taking Lithium carbonate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hearing loss||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hearing loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (17 people, 53.12%)
- Depression (6 people, 18.75%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 9.38%)
- Nausea (3 people, 9.38%)
- Pain (3 people, 9.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Risperdal (12 people, 37.50%)
- Clonazepam (10 people, 31.25%)
- Neurontin (10 people, 31.25%)
- Celebrex (8 people, 25.00%)
- Bupropion hydrochloride (7 people, 21.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Synthroid, Topamax, Lithium Carbonate for a 36-year old man with Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, Bipolar Ii Disorder.
- A study of drug interactions between Depakote, Lithium Carbonate for a 40-year old man with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Ejaculation Delayed, Erection Problems
- A study of side effects of Tamsulosin for a 70-year old man with Enlarged Prostate. The patient has Hearing Loss
- A study of side effects of Lithium Carbonate for a 25-year old man with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Urine Cotinine Test Positive
- A study of drug interactions between Trazodone Hydrochloride, Topamax, Lamotrigine, Lithium Carbonate, Magnesium, L-lysine, Vitamin D, L-theanine for a 29-year old woman with Sleepy, Migraine With Aura, Depression, Bipolar I Disorder, Migraine, Skin - Dry, Stress. The patient has Bowel Obstruction
Recent Lithium carbonate related drug comparison:
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