Review: could Melatonin cause Ringing in the ears?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,144 people who take Melatonin. Among them, 13 have Ringing in the ears. See who they are, when they have Ringing in the ears and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,545 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia, sleep disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Melatonin include fatigue, pain, pain exacerbated, fatigue aggravated, nausea aggravated.
Ringing in the ears
Ringing in the ears (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 110,313 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 20, 2014: 1,847 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 13 people (0.70%) 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||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Gender of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Melatonin * :
|Ringing in the ears||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Melatonin * :
|Ringing in the ears||0.00%||0.00%||83.33%||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||0.00%||8.33% |
Severity of Ringing in the ears when taking Melatonin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Ringing in the ears||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||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%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asperger's disorder (8 people, 61.54%)
- Anxiety disorder (2 people, 15.38%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 15.38%)
- High blood pressure (2 people, 15.38%)
- Juvenile arthritis (2 people, 15.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Loratadine (8 people, 61.54%)
- Sertraline hydrochloride (8 people, 61.54%)
- Enbrel (2 people, 15.38%)
- Indocine (2 people, 15.38%)
- Tekturna (1 people, 7.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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An MRI shows ear canal as normal and no growths. Further testing for MS shows "some" lesions on the brain but no MS in spinal cord and MS eye test showed no evidence of MS. Hearing test for sudden(overnight) hearing loss shows high frequency hearing loss x 6 weeks ago. Prednisone via pills and IV treatment provided no relief. Also, Intratympanic steroid treatment provided no relief.
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Started to take Doxepin about a month ago ringing in the ears started about two weeks ago
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