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Review: could Valium cause Tinnitus?





Summary: Tinnitus is found among people who take Valium, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain.

We study 20,046 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 200 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.

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Valium

Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Valium 21,816 users)

Tinnitus

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 Tinnitus 19,391 patients)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 20,046 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium. Among them, 201 people (1.00%) have Tinnitus.

Trend of Tinnitus in Valium reports

Time on Valium when people have Tinnitus * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%14.29%14.29%14.29%57.14%0.00%

Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Valium * :

FemaleMale
Tinnitus52.73%47.27%

Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Valium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%0.50%0.50%16.58%36.18%16.08%30.15%

Severity of Tinnitus when taking Valium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Tinnitus0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (39 people, 19.40%)
  2. Anxiety (30 people, 14.93%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (28 people, 13.93%)
  4. Cardiac disorder (21 people, 10.45%)
  5. Gastric disorder (21 people, 10.45%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ambien (35 people, 17.41%)
  2. Oxycontin (29 people, 14.43%)
  3. Paxil (29 people, 14.43%)
  4. Prilosec (28 people, 13.93%)
  5. Risperdal (27 people, 13.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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