Could Lutein cause Tinnitus - from FDA reports
Tinnitus is found among people who take Lutein, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Fosamax, and have Age-related macular degeneration . We study 2,463 people who have side effects while taking Lutein from FDA. Among them, 11 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 2,584 users)
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis (latest reports from 28,253 Tinnitus patients).
On Dec, 21, 2016
2,463 people reported to have side effects when taking Lutein.
Among them, 11 people (0.45%) have Tinnitus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lutein when people have Tinnitus *:
- < 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 Tinnitus when taking Lutein *:
- female: 54.55 %
- male: 45.45 %
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Lutein *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 100 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Transplant (2 people, 18.18%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (2 people, 18.18%)
- Gait Disturbance (2 people, 18.18%)
- Eye Disorder (2 people, 18.18%)
- Age-Related Macular Degeneration (2 people, 18.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vitamin C (3 people, 27.27%)
- Fosamax (3 people, 27.27%)
- Zyrtec (2 people, 18.18%)
- Turmeric (2 people, 18.18%)
- Metformin (2 people, 18.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (4 people, 36.36%)
- High Blood Pressure (3 people, 27.27%)
- Heart Attack (3 people, 27.27%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (3 people, 27.27%)
- Therapeutic Response Unexpected (2 people, 18.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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