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Review: could Paxil cause Noises or buzzing in the ears (Tinnitus)?

Summary: Noises or buzzing in the ears is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Paxil cr, and have Depression.

We study 68,466 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Among them, 840 have Noises or buzzing in the ears. Find out below who they are, when they have Noises or buzzing in the ears and more.

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Paxil

Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 70,284 Paxil users)

Noises or buzzing in the ears

Noises or buzzing 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 19,925 Noises or buzzing in the ears patients)

On Jan, 2, 2015: 68,452 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 839 people (1.23%) have Noises Or Buzzing In The Ears.

Trend of Noises or buzzing in the ears in Paxil reports

Time on Paxil when people have Noises or buzzing in the ears * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Noises or buzzing in the ears7.94%15.08%20.63%17.86%20.63%13.89%3.97%

Age of people who have Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Paxil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Noises or buzzing in the ears0.14%0.56%4.09%7.76%19.61%29.90%15.94%22.00%

Severity of Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Paxil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Noises or buzzing in the ears28.57%57.14%0.00%14.29%

How people recovered from Noises or buzzing in the ears ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Noises or buzzing in the ears0.00%33.33%66.67%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (221 people, 26.34%)
  2. Anxiety (87 people, 10.37%)
  3. Hypertension (37 people, 4.41%)
  4. Fluid retention (25 people, 2.98%)
  5. Pain (25 people, 2.98%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Paxil cr (135 people, 16.09%)
  2. Xanax (86 people, 10.25%)
  3. Hydrochlorothiazide (78 people, 9.30%)
  4. Aspirin (69 people, 8.22%)
  5. Lipitor (60 people, 7.15%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Ringing started after having whopping cough for 3 months and taking several doses of Zithromax. Have ringing for about 2 months now. Taking vitamin c and zinc supplements and finding some relief.

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Ringing started after having whopping cough fro 3 months and taking several doses of Zithromax. Has ringing for about 2 months now. Taking vitamin c nad zinc supplements and finding some relief.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Substituted nighttime .5mg Klonopin dose with 50mg Trazodone 4 months ago - Ringing started 3 weeks later. Increasing Paxil dosage at that time from 30 mg to 40 then 50 made ringing much worse

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