Review: could Nortriptyline hydrochloride cause Ringing in the ears (Tinnitus)?
Summary: Ringing in the ears is found among people who take Nortriptyline hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Fish oil, and have Pain. We study 985 people who have side effects while taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Ringing in the ears. Find out below who they are, when they have Ringing in the ears and more.
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Nortriptyline hydrochloride has active ingredients of nortriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 1,515 Nortriptyline hydrochloride 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 May, 1, 2015: 981 people reported to have side effects when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride. Among them, 8 people (0.82%) have Ringing In The Ears.
Time on Nortriptyline hydrochloride 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||25.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride * :
|Ringing in the ears||50.00%||50.00% |
Age of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride * :
|Ringing in the ears||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||28.57%||42.86%||28.57% |
Severity of Ringing in the ears when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Ringing in the ears||0.00%||0.00%||60.00%||40.00% |
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 * :
- Pain management (2 people, 25.00%)
- High blood cholesterol (1 people, 12.50%)
- Cancer - breast (1 people, 12.50%)
- Neuropathy (1 people, 12.50%)
- Indigestion (1 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fish oil (1 people, 12.50%)
- Coenzyme q10 (1 people, 12.50%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (1 people, 12.50%)
- Teva (1 people, 12.50%)
- Oxycontin (1 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I started taking this medication this past July/2012. The ringing/buzzing started within this past month. I went from 25mg to 50mg at bedtime. The pain clinic that is treating me for Complex regional pain syndrome prescribed it for the pain.
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