Review: could Timolol Maleate cause Ear Buzzing?


Ear buzzing is found among people who take Timolol Maleate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Xalatan, and have Glaucoma . We study 3,447 people who have side effects while taking Timolol maleate from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Ear buzzing. Find out below who they are, when they have Ear buzzing and more.

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Timolol Maleate

Timolol maleate has active ingredients of timolol maleate. It is often used in glaucoma. (latest outcomes from Timolol maleate 3,755 users)

Ear Buzzing

Ear buzzing has been reported by people with muscle spasms, gastritis, insomnia, arrhythmias, heart palpitations (latest reports from 22,026 Ear buzzing patients).

On Aug, 26, 2016

3,447 people reported to have side effects when taking Timolol Maleate.
Among them, 25 people (0.73%) have Ear Buzzing

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Timolol maleate cause Ear buzzing?

Time on Timolol Maleate when people have Ear Buzzing *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 77.78 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 22.22 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Ear Buzzing when taking Timolol Maleate *:

  • female: 80 %
  • male: 20 %

Age of people who have Ear Buzzing when taking Timolol Maleate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 4 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 8 %
  • 60+: 88 %

Severity if Ear Buzzing when taking Timolol Maleate **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 66.67 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Ear Buzzing **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Glaucoma (11 people)
  • Hypertension (8 people)
  • Thyroid Disorder (6 people)
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease (5 people)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (5 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xalatan (14 people)
  • Lipitor (11 people)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (9 people)
  • Lasix (8 people)
  • Allopurinol (8 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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