Simvastatin and Ringing in the ears - from FDA reports


Summary

Ringing in the ears is found among people who take Simvastatin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Ringing in the ears with Simvastatin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 142,404 people who have side effects when taking Simvastatin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 21, 2017

142,404 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin.
Among them, 528 people (0.37%) have Ringing in the ears


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Simvastatin cause Ringing in the ears?

Time on Simvastatin when people have Ringing in the ears *:

  • < 1 month: 18.97 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 32.76 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.17 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.45 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 34.48 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.72 %
  • 10+ years: 3.45 %

Gender of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Simvastatin *:

  • female: 46.26 %
  • male: 53.74 %

Age of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Simvastatin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 3.88 %
  • 40-49: 8.98 %
  • 50-59: 23.79 %
  • 60+: 63.35 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (53 people, 10.04%)
  • Depression (49 people, 9.28%)
  • Diabetes (33 people, 6.25%)
  • Joint Pain (29 people, 5.49%)
  • Diarrhea (26 people, 4.92%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (71 people, 13.45%)
  • Zometa (67 people, 12.69%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (57 people, 10.80%)
  • Celebrex (54 people, 10.23%)
  • Protonix (52 people, 9.85%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (149 people, 28.22%)
  • Dizziness (148 people, 28.03%)
  • Chest Pain (109 people, 20.64%)
  • Nausea (105 people, 19.89%)
  • Headache (105 people, 19.89%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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