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Review: could Melatonin cause Ringing in the ears (Tinnitus)?
Summary: Ringing in the ears is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Sertraline hydrochloride, and have Asperger's disorder.
We study 2,199 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Ringing in the ears. Find out below who they are, when they have Ringing in the ears and more.
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Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,653 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.
Ringing in the ears
Ringing in the ears (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 19,199 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.
On Nov, 13, 2014: 2,189 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 16 people (0.73%) have Ringing In The Ears.
Time on Melatonin 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||20.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||40.00%||0.00%||20.00% |
Gender of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Melatonin * :
|Ringing in the ears||93.33%||6.67% |
Age of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Melatonin * :
|Ringing in the ears||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||6.67%||0.00%||6.67%||0.00%||20.00% |
Severity of Ringing in the ears when taking Melatonin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Ringing in the ears||20.00%||60.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Ringing in the ears ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Ringing in the ears||0.00%||20.00%||80.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asperger's disorder (8 people, 50.00%)
- Anxiety disorder (2 people, 12.50%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 12.50%)
- Juvenile arthritis (2 people, 12.50%)
- High blood pressure (2 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Sertraline hydrochloride (8 people, 50.00%)
- Loratadine (8 people, 50.00%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 18.75%)
- Enbrel (3 people, 18.75%)
- Effexor xr (2 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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