Review: could Lorazepam cause Ringing In The Ears?


Ringing in the ears is found among people who take Lorazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Depression . We study 50,740 people who have side effects while taking Lorazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 318 have Ringing in the ears. Find out below who they are, when they have Ringing in the ears and more.

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Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Lorazepam 51,866 users)

Ringing In The Ears

Ringing in the ears has been reported by people with heart rate increased, tinnitus, feeling abnormal, itching, drowsiness (latest reports from 20,968 Ringing in the ears patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

50,740 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam.
Among them, 318 people (0.63%) have Ringing In The Ears

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lorazepam cause Ringing in the ears?

Time on Lorazepam when people have Ringing In The Ears *:

  • < 1 month: 5.45 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 60.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.64 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.73 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 9.09 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 5.45 %
  • 10+ years: 3.64 %

Gender of people who have Ringing In The Ears when taking Lorazepam *:

  • female: 59.68 %
  • male: 40.32 %

Age of people who have Ringing In The Ears when taking Lorazepam *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.41 %
  • 20-29: 4.51 %
  • 30-39: 18.85 %
  • 40-49: 15.57 %
  • 50-59: 17.21 %
  • 60+: 43.44 %

Severity if Ringing In The Ears when taking Lorazepam **:

  • least: 12.5 %
  • moderate: 43.75 %
  • severe: 31.25 %
  • most severe: 12.5 %

How people recovered from Ringing In The Ears **:

  • while on drug: 8.33 %
  • after off the drug: 8.33 %
  • not yet: 83.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (72 people)
  • Anxiety (39 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (33 people)
  • Neck Pain (32 people)
  • Hypertension (29 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Omeprazole (82 people)
  • Clonazepam (63 people)
  • Zometa (59 people)
  • Diazepam (50 people)
  • Mirtazapine (46 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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