Review: Tinnitus in Omeprazole
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 5, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Tinnitus by studying 83,605 people who take Omeprazole. We analyze: the time on Omeprazole when people have Tinnitus, gender and age of these people, the severity of Tinnitus, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Omeprazole. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Omeprazole (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of omeprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric ulcer. Commonly reported side effects of Omeprazole include nausea, nausea aggravated, dyspnoea exacerbated, breathing difficulty, nausea and vomiting.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety.
On Dec, 5, 2013: 83,605 people reported to have side effects when taking Omeprazole. Among them, 321 people (0.38%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Omeprazole when people have Tinnitus * :
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Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Omeprazole * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Omeprazole * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Omeprazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Product used for unknown indication (41 people, 12.77%)
- Depression (40 people, 12.46%)
- Hypertension (39 people, 12.15%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (31 people, 9.66%)
- Dyspepsia (29 people, 9.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lorazepam (68 people, 21.18%)
- Clonazepam (65 people, 20.25%)
- Aspirin (55 people, 17.13%)
- Neurontin (54 people, 16.82%)
- Diazepam (43 people, 13.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
Paul (2 years ago):
I've been taking omeprazole for almost 2 years and you're not going to believe this... I too had an fainting attack. Thought it might be MS, or brain tumor, but everything (MRI Scan, Heart Tests) came back clear.
I've also got an itchy foot.
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