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Review: could Synthroid cause Noises or buzzing in the ears (Tinnitus)?





Summary: Noises or buzzing in the ears is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have Hypothyroidism.

We study 88,908 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 630 have Noises or buzzing in the ears. Find out below who they are, when they have Noises or buzzing in the ears and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 93,746 users)

Noises or buzzing in the ears

Noises or buzzing in the ears (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Noises or buzzing in the ears 19,879 patients)

On Dec, 3, 2014: 88,885 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 625 people (0.70%) have Noises Or Buzzing In The Ears.

Trend of Noises or buzzing in the ears in Synthroid reports

Time on Synthroid when people have Noises or buzzing in the ears * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Noises or buzzing in the ears7.41%18.52%0.00%14.81%18.52%20.37%20.37%

Gender of people who have Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Synthroid * :

FemaleMale
Noises or buzzing in the ears85.78%14.22%

Age of people who have Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Synthroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Noises or buzzing in the ears0.00%0.00%0.70%1.75%6.49%14.39%24.39%52.28%

Severity of Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Synthroid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Noises or buzzing in the ears3.23%45.16%38.71%12.90%

How people recovered from Noises or buzzing in the ears ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Noises or buzzing in the ears0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypothyroidism (128 people, 20.48%)
  2. Depression (64 people, 10.24%)
  3. Osteoporosis (62 people, 9.92%)
  4. Hypertension (60 people, 9.60%)
  5. Thyroid disorder (50 people, 8.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fosamax (100 people, 16.00%)
  2. Aspirin (91 people, 14.56%)
  3. Lipitor (81 people, 12.96%)
  4. Premarin (79 people, 12.64%)
  5. Vioxx (78 people, 12.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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