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Review: could Meclizine cause Ringing in the ears (Tinnitus)?





Summary: Ringing in the ears is found among people who take Meclizine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Amoxicillin, and have Chronic sinusitis.

We study 5,362 people who have side effects while taking Meclizine from FDA and social media. Among them, 82 have Ringing in the ears. Find out below who they are, when they have Ringing in the ears and more.

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Meclizine

Meclizine has active ingredients of meclizine hydrochloride. It is often used in dizziness. (latest outcomes from Meclizine 5,832 users)

Ringing in the ears

Ringing in the ears (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Ringing in the ears 19,199 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 5,360 people reported to have side effects when taking Meclizine. Among them, 82 people (1.53%) have Ringing In The Ears.

Trend of Ringing in the ears in Meclizine reports

Time on Meclizine when people have Ringing in the ears * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Ringing in the ears100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Meclizine * :

FemaleMale
Ringing in the ears45.78%54.22%

Age of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Meclizine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ringing in the ears0.00%0.00%0.00%21.43%0.00%24.29%15.71%38.57%

Severity of Ringing in the ears when taking Meclizine ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Ringing in the ears ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic sinusitis (12 people, 14.63%)
  2. Vertigo (11 people, 13.41%)
  3. Multiple myeloma (8 people, 9.76%)
  4. Depression (6 people, 7.32%)
  5. Atrial fibrillation (6 people, 7.32%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Amoxicillin (22 people, 26.83%)
  2. Clonazepam (21 people, 25.61%)
  3. Hydrochlorothiazide (20 people, 24.39%)
  4. Aspirin (18 people, 21.95%)
  5. Paxil (17 people, 20.73%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I have ringing in the ears. is there anyway of getting rid of it?
    (Asked by a 61 year old woman who has Tinnitus, and takes Aspirin, Norgesic Forte)
    I feel this tinnitus was induced from my taking the norgesic forte, that I no longer take for tension headaches. But I do take over the counter aspirin. Can the tinnitus ever go away?
  • Can meclizine cause insomnia once and sleepiness the next time
    (Asked by a 58 year old woman who has Somnolence, Insomnia, and takes Meclizine)
    I took Meclizine one night (as advised by pharmacist; she said it causes drowsiness), after experiencing my first attack of vertigo. It kept me awake almost all night. A couple weeks later, as I was getting ready for a special school event for my daughter, I thought another vertigo attack was coming ...
  • Nimotop for curing tinnitus?
    (Asked by a 56 year old man who has Tinnitus, and takes Nimotop)
    i have tinnitus and the doctor is giving me nimotop 30 mg is this good?
  • Can this medication cause the ears to ring?
    (Asked by a 57 year old man who has Ringing In The Ears, and takes Protonix)
    I developed tinnitus about one year ago. I understand that there is no cure for it. I'm researching it myself. I'm also in a research program that requires me to wear small ear generators. It doesn't seem to help at this time.
  • Alprazolam & amoxicillin
    (Asked by a 72 year old man who has Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure, Diverticulitis, and takes Meclizine, Clonidine, Norvasc, Flomax, Avodart)
    Have Diverticulitis from having Diverticulosis. Have had high blood pressure for about 4 years and it is controlled with the Norvasc & Clonidine. Enlarged prostate is controlled with Flomax & Avodart. Meclizine is for vertigo, take 2 25mg per day, 1 Am & 1 PM. Take 1 Norvasc AM & 1 Flomax PM.

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