Review: could Sertraline hydrochloride cause Tinnitus?
Summary: Tinnitus is found among people who take Sertraline hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Loratadine, and have Depression.
We study 10,740 people who have side effects while taking Sertraline hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 54 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Sertraline hydrochloride has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 11,789 Sertraline hydrochloride users)
Tinnitus (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 20,147 Tinnitus patients)
On Jan, 29, 2015: 10,740 people reported to have side effects when taking Sertraline hydrochloride. Among them, 54 people (0.50%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Sertraline hydrochloride when people have Tinnitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Sertraline hydrochloride * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Sertraline hydrochloride ** :
|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 * :
- Depression (17 people, 31.48%)
- Anxiety (8 people, 14.81%)
- Asperger's disorder (8 people, 14.81%)
- Hypothyroidism (5 people, 9.26%)
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 7.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Loratadine (10 people, 18.52%)
- Lisinopril (9 people, 16.67%)
- Melatonin (6 people, 11.11%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 11.11%)
- Albuterol (6 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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