Tinnitus is found among people who take Lutein, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Vitamin C, and have Age-related macular degeneration . We study 1,694 people who have side effects while taking Lutein from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Lutein has active ingredients of lutein. It is often used in macular degeneration. (latest outcomes from Lutein 2,581 users)
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 28,168 Tinnitus patients).
On Oct, 17, 2016
1,694 people reported to have side effects when taking Lutein.
Among them, 9 people (0.53%) have Tinnitus
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have been having heart palpitations for the last couple months. Wasn't sure why they started. Went to the ER went to my doctor all test were normal. ER doctors thought maybe it was from untreated High blood pressure which in fact it was running high in the hospital and after release my Doctor started me on a Beta blocker 50 and HCTZ 12.5. and Magnesium 400 mg Blood pressure seems to have stabilized but I still have the palpitations. After much frustration I looked at the eye vitamins I was taking Lutein 25 mg & Zeaxanthin 5mg I read something that stated that the Lutein can cause my symptoms. I have since stopped these vitamins and will see if my palpitations stop. Has anyone else experienced this?
I'm trying to get to the bottom of my Tinnitus. Abbreviated history: Meningitis as a baby resulting in lifelong Tinnitus with low baseline and hearing loss. Age 43, Black, female, 30lbs overweight, good BP and no diabetes. 3 major episodes of either Menier's or Migrainous Vertigo. Ages 19, 38 ...
Following a 6 week treatment of Invanz in hospital, I suffered progressively loud tinnitus. The problem began as simply "noticeable" but became debilitating about a year following treatment and seems to be getting progressively worse with time. My life has been destroyed by this constant, ...
I have been having heart palpitations for the last couple months. Wasn't sure why they started. Went to the ER went to my doctor all test were normal. ER doctors thought maybe it was from untreated High blood pressure which in fact it was running high in the hospital and after release my Doctor ...
I took Gabapentin one night and the next morning I woke up with tinnitus. That was the end of August of 2016 and today is September 22nd 2016 and I still have ringing in my ears. I stopped taking the medication but tinnitus did not stop.
I have been on amioderone for a year for atrial fibrulation and now I have unexplained tinnitus for 2 months it's really causing a lot of anxiety and hard to concentrate. Any suggestions on how someone copes with this ?
Greetings fellow group members: I'm in my mid-70's and until recently was on Cozaar to control my BP for about 7-8yrs. I used a daily dose of 50mg for most of that time, but about 1yr ago my internist increased the dose 100mg. After about 6mos on the higher dose I noticed a slight noise in ...
Greetings: I have had tinnitus for eight months now . I'm still trying to accept my fate and it has been very hard to accept this is my life now. I am not a good candidate for this condition since I already suffer from depression . I've been taking cymbalta for the depression and my doctor ...
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