Review: could Prednisone cause Ear buzzing?
Summary: Ear buzzing could be caused by Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Prednisone tab, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 146,410 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 458 have Ear buzzing. Find out below who they are, when they have Ear buzzing and more.
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Prednisone (latest outcomes from 149,701 users) has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Ear buzzing (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 112,994 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 146,568 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone. Among them, 458 people (0.31%) have Ear Buzzing. They amount to 0.41% of all the 112,985 people who have Ear Buzzing on eHealthMe.
Time on Prednisone when people have Ear buzzing * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Ear buzzing||28.26%||10.87%||15.22%||4.35%||2.17%||32.61%||6.52% |
Gender of people who have Ear buzzing when taking Prednisone * :
|Ear buzzing||56.94%||43.06% |
Age of people who have Ear buzzing when taking Prednisone * :
|Ear buzzing||0.00%||0.00%||2.12%||1.41%||9.88%||19.76%||26.82%||40.00% |
Severity of Ear buzzing when taking Prednisone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Ear buzzing||0.00%||50.00%||40.00%||10.00% |
How people recovered from Ear buzzing ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Ear buzzing||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (46 people, 10.04%)
- Pain (33 people, 7.21%)
- Depression (27 people, 5.90%)
- Multiple myeloma (26 people, 5.68%)
- Osteoporosis (21 people, 4.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab (111 people, 24.24%)
- Fosamax (87 people, 19.00%)
- Zometa (78 people, 17.03%)
- Celebrex (76 people, 16.59%)
- Aspirin (71 people, 15.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (5 months ago):
60 pills of 50mg prednisone for 3 days. The ringing started at the end of day 2 and worsened after day 3. I'm now done with pilla (day 4) and the ringing is more severe at times. There is a constant ringing, but at times it does get worse wgile simultaneously allpowing me to hear nore.
From this study (7 months ago):
Ringing began after I stopped taking the prendisone. Still on ad air 2xa day and take singular at night
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