Review: could Tramadol cause Tinnitus?
Summary: Tinnitus is found among people who take Tramadol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Tramadol hcl, and have Depression.
We study 38,682 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 167 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Tramadol has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 41,537 Tramadol users)
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 20,173 Tinnitus patients)
On Jan, 28, 2015: 38,682 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol. Among them, 167 people (0.43%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Tramadol when people have Tinnitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Tramadol * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Tramadol * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Tramadol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (39 people, 23.35%)
- Neck pain (34 people, 20.36%)
- Psychotic disorder (27 people, 16.17%)
- Extrapyramidal disorder (26 people, 15.57%)
- Sedation (26 people, 15.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tramadol hcl (129 people, 77.25%)
- Diazepam (60 people, 35.93%)
- Omeprazole (52 people, 31.14%)
- Paroxetine hcl (50 people, 29.94%)
- Mirtazapine (48 people, 28.74%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Does anyone have persistent, ringing tinnitus while taking this drug?
I was prescribed Atenolol years ago for tachycardia. I took it for many years with little to no side effects, aside from tiredness. I began having PVCs and later was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. My doctor put me on 5 mg. Bystolic and the tinnitus started. I took it about 1 year. My BP wasn't ideal, so he upped it to mg. and the ringing worsened. It's much louder. The report says this drug isn't ototoxic, but I never had tinnitus before taking it. Anyone else????
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hissing/ringing in ears started about 2-3 months ago. I have quit taking tramadol with no improvement.
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