Review: could Testosterone cause Hearing Loss?


Hearing loss is reported only by a few people who take Testosterone. We study 1,171 people who have side effects while taking Testosterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Hearing loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hearing loss and more.

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Hearing Loss

Hearing loss has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 12,496 Hearing loss patients).

On Sep, 24, 2016

1,171 people reported to have side effects when taking Testosterone.
Among them, 3 people (0.26%) have Hearing Loss

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Testosterone cause Hearing loss?

Gender of people who have Hearing Loss when taking Testosterone *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Hearing Loss when taking Testosterone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Respiratory Disorder (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Gastritis (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Blood Luteinising Hormone Decreased (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Blood Follicle Stimulating Hormone Decreased (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (1 person, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Pradaxa (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Atorvastatin (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Spironolactone (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Risedronate (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Esomeprazole (1 person, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Tinnitus (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Pulmonary Toxicity (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Peritonitis (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Headache (1 person, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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