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 Sinusitis - chronic.
We study 5,368 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 has active ingredients of meclizine hydrochloride. It is often used in dizziness. (latest outcomes from 5,839 Meclizine users)
Ringing in the ears
Ringing in the ears (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 20,038 Ringing in the ears patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 5,365 people reported to have side effects when taking Meclizine. Among them, 82 people (1.53%) have Ringing In The Ears.
Time on Meclizine when people have Ringing in the ears * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Ringing in the ears||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Meclizine * :
|Ringing in the ears||45.78%||54.22% |
Age of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Meclizine * :
|Ringing in the ears||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||21.43%||0.00%||24.29%||15.71%||38.57% |
Severity of Ringing in the ears when taking Meclizine ** :
How people recovered from Ringing in the ears ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Chronic sinusitis (12 people, 14.63%)
- Vertigo (11 people, 13.41%)
- Multiple myeloma (8 people, 9.76%)
- Depression (6 people, 7.32%)
- Atrial fibrillation (6 people, 7.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amoxicillin (22 people, 26.83%)
- Clonazepam (21 people, 25.61%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (20 people, 24.39%)
- Aspirin (18 people, 21.95%)
- Paxil (17 people, 20.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
Recent Meclizine related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Diazepam, Meclizine for a 63-year old woman who has Dizziness
- Comparions of Meclizine, Losartan Potassium for a 51-year old man who has Hypertension
- Comparions of Bupropion Hydrochloride, Meclizine for a 36-year old woman who has Compare
- Comparions of Meclizine, Clonidine, Amoxicillin, Flomax, Alprazolam for a 72-year old man who has Diverticulitis
- Comparions of Magnesium Chloride, Meclizine Hydrochloride, , Tricor, Adderall 30 for a 66-year old woman who has ADHD
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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