Sudafed and Meniere's disease - from FDA reports
Meniere's disease is found among people who take Sudafed, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Lariam, and have Malaria. This review analyzes which people have Meniere's disease with Sudafed. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,580 people who have side effects when taking Sudafed from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 12, 2017
6,580 people reported to have side effects when taking Sudafed.
Among them, 22 people (0.33%) have Meniere's disease
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Sudafed when people have Meniere's disease *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 100 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Meniere's disease when taking Sudafed *:
- female: 4.55 %
- male: 95.45 %
Age of people who have Meniere's disease when taking Sudafed *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 100 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Respiratory Disorder (17 people, 77.27%)
- Malaria (17 people, 77.27%)
- Stress And Anxiety (3 people, 13.64%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 9.09%)
- Dizziness (1 person, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lariam (17 people, 77.27%)
- Lorazepam (2 people, 9.09%)
- Ativan (2 people, 9.09%)
- Ziprasidone Hydrochloride (1 person, 4.55%)
- Aspirin (1 person, 4.55%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (20 people, 90.91%)
- Panic Disorder (19 people, 86.36%)
- Disturbance In Attention (19 people, 86.36%)
- Depressed Level Of Consciousness (19 people, 86.36%)
- Cough (19 people, 86.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
After a holiday where I was not very careful about what I ate or drank, my hydrops has come back with avengence in my right ear only. I started taking 20 mgs of Lasix 8 days ago and have not noticed any significant change. infact I think my Tinnitus has got worse. Lasix worked really quickly ...
just started taking Lipitor 5 days ago, however in the past i have taken sudafed only when needed, if there a sighteffect that is bad, like it would send me to the hospital I am talking about 1/2 a tablet of a 120mg sudafed.
I have a sinus infection and my dr prescribed ipatropium bromide nasal spray because I have controlled high blood pressure and he didn't want me to take sudafed which has always helped in the past. I am trying to find out if it is safe to take sudafed for a few days with the nasal spray.
About 5 month after insertion of mirena I started to have blood loss dizziness amnd imbalance. I decide to remove the mirena But after a week I started to feel fullness pressure pain end ringing in the ear. Now I steel have full ess and ringing but the doctors don't know what happen in my ears