Review: could Prozac cause Hearing loss?
We study 38,858 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 118 have Hearing loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hearing loss and more.
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Prozac (latest outcomes from 42,137 users) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Hearing loss (latest reports from 58,106 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 38,846 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 68 people (0.18%) have Hearing Loss. They amount to 0.12% of all the 57,577 people who have Hearing Loss on eHealthMe.
Time on Prozac when people have Hearing loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hearing loss||25.00%||16.67%||0.00%||16.67%||8.33%||0.00%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Hearing loss when taking Prozac * :
|Hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||3.33%||5.00%||0.00%||36.67%||15.00%||40.00% |
Severity of Hearing loss when taking Prozac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hearing loss||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hearing loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (26 people, 38.24%)
- Metastases to bone (12 people, 17.65%)
- Hypothyroidism (5 people, 7.35%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 7.35%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (5 people, 7.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Synthroid (20 people, 29.41%)
- Zometa (19 people, 27.94%)
- Protonix (19 people, 27.94%)
- Actiq (18 people, 26.47%)
- Percocet (18 people, 26.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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