Sertraline and Tinnitus - from FDA reports


Summary

Tinnitus is found among people who take Sertraline, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zopiclone, and have Depression . We study 45,263 people who have side effects while taking Sertraline from FDA. Among them, 222 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.

What to expect?

If you take Sertraline and have Tinnitus, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Sertraline and have Tinnitus

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Sertraline

Sertraline has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Sertraline 49,177 users)

Tinnitus

Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis (latest reports from 28,280 Tinnitus patients).

On Feb, 19, 2017

45,263 people reported to have side effects when taking Sertraline.
Among them, 222 people (0.49%) have Tinnitus


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sertraline cause Tinnitus?

Time on Sertraline when people have Tinnitus *:

  • < 1 month: 51.52 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.03 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 27.27 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Sertraline *:

  • female: 74.02 %
  • male: 25.98 %

Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Sertraline *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.56 %
  • 10-19: 6.18 %
  • 20-29: 5.06 %
  • 30-39: 14.04 %
  • 40-49: 26.4 %
  • 50-59: 24.16 %
  • 60+: 23.6 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (81 people, 36.49%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (36 people, 16.22%)
  • Menopause (11 people, 4.95%)
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (11 people, 4.95%)
  • Birth Control (10 people, 4.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zopiclone (14 people, 6.31%)
  • Premarin (13 people, 5.86%)
  • Omeprazole (13 people, 5.86%)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (13 people, 5.86%)
  • Loratadine (12 people, 5.41%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dizziness (86 people, 38.74%)
  • Headache (51 people, 22.97%)
  • Nausea (48 people, 21.62%)
  • Fatigue (46 people, 20.72%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (44 people, 19.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Tinnitus when taking Sertraline?

Browse all side effects of Sertraline

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Tinnitus

Tinnitus

Could your condition cause Tinnitus

Tinnitus

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Sertraline, Tinnitus

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Sertraline, Tinnitus