Lithium carbonate and Hearing loss - from FDA reports
Hearing loss is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Risperdal, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Hearing loss with Lithium carbonate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,100 people who have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 21, 2017
16,100 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate.
Among them, 35 people (0.22%) have Hearing loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Hearing loss *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 100 %
Gender of people who have Hearing loss when taking Lithium carbonate *:
- female: 69.7 %
- male: 30.3 %
Age of people who have Hearing loss when taking Lithium carbonate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 7.41 %
- 20-29: 11.11 %
- 30-39: 22.22 %
- 40-49: 37.04 %
- 50-59: 18.52 %
- 60+: 3.7 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (6 people, 17.14%)
- Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 11.43%)
- Optic Neuritis (4 people, 11.43%)
- Crying (4 people, 11.43%)
- Indigestion (3 people, 8.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Risperdal (13 people, 37.14%)
- Clonazepam (12 people, 34.29%)
- Neurontin (10 people, 28.57%)
- Celebrex (8 people, 22.86%)
- Lamotrigine (7 people, 20.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (15 people, 42.86%)
- Convulsion (14 people, 40.00%)
- Headache (12 people, 34.29%)
- Diarrhea (12 people, 34.29%)
- Fatigue (11 people, 31.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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