Review: could Sudafed cause Meniere's disease?
This is a review of Meniere's disease by studying 3,846 people who take Sudafed. We analyze: the time on Sudafed when people have Meniere's disease, gender and age of these people, the severity of Meniere's disease, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Sudafed. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Sudafed (latest outcomes from 5,017 users) has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in sinus congestion, nasal congestion. Commonly reported side effects of Sudafed include nausea, nausea aggravated, fatigue, fatigue aggravated, pain exacerbated.
Meniere's disease (a disorder of the inner ear that can affect hearing and balance to a varying degree) (latest reports from 5,447 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 3,730 people reported to have side effects when taking Sudafed. Among them, 20 people (0.54%) have Meniere's Disease.
Time on Sudafed when people have Meniere's disease * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Meniere's disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Meniere's disease when taking Sudafed * :
|Meniere's disease||9.52%||90.48% |
Age of people who have Meniere's disease when taking Sudafed * :
|Meniere's disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Meniere's disease when taking Sudafed ** :
How people recovered from Meniere's disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Respiratory disorder (17 people, 85.00%)
- Malaria prophylaxis (17 people, 85.00%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 10.00%)
- Hypersensitivity (2 people, 10.00%)
- Meniere's disease (2 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Sudafed 12 hour (19 people, 95.00%)
- Lariam (17 people, 85.00%)
- Topiramate (2 people, 10.00%)
- Valproate sodium (2 people, 10.00%)
- Trazodone hcl (2 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (11 hours ago):
I experienced increased heart rate when combining these 3 drugs. From normal 72 ppm to111 ppm.
From this study (4 weeks ago):
While I had the flu I began using guaifenesin and Sudafed to try to relieve the symptoms of sinus discharge, post-nasal drip and phlegm, and cough. I have mostly recovered but still cough a lot due to excessive sinus drainage and phlegm in my lungs.
From this study (1 month ago):
confusion, dizziness, feeling abnormal
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