Review: could Tamoxifen citrate cause Deafness (Hearing loss)?
Summary: Deafness is found among people who take Tamoxifen citrate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer.
We study 8,730 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 69 have Deafness. Find out below who they are, when they have Deafness and more.
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Tamoxifen citrate has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 9,145 Tamoxifen citrate users)
Deafness has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 10,394 Deafness patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 8,728 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 75 people (0.86%) have Deafness.
Time on Tamoxifen citrate when people have Deafness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Deafness when taking Tamoxifen citrate * :
Severity of Deafness when taking Tamoxifen citrate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Deafness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (27 people, 36.00%)
- Metastases to bone (25 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (21 people, 28.00%)
- Prostate cancer (7 people, 9.33%)
- Depression (7 people, 9.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (50 people, 66.67%)
- Aredia (36 people, 48.00%)
- Fosamax (24 people, 32.00%)
- Ambien (23 people, 30.67%)
- Faslodex (21 people, 28.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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