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Review: could Vancomycin hydrochloride cause Deafness (Hearing loss)?





Summary: Deafness is found among people who take Vancomycin hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Trasylol, and have Patent ductus arteriosus.

We study 2,335 people who have side effects while taking Vancomycin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Deafness. Find out below who they are, when they have Deafness and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Vancomycin hydrochloride and have Deafness >>>

Vancomycin hydrochloride

Vancomycin hydrochloride has active ingredients of vancomycin hydrochloride. It is often used in mrsa infection. (latest outcomes from Vancomycin hydrochloride 2,404 users)

Deafness

Deafness has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Deafness 10,219 patients)

On Dec, 3, 2014: 2,335 people reported to have side effects when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride. Among them, 15 people (0.64%) have Deafness.

Trend of Deafness in Vancomycin hydrochloride reports

Time on Vancomycin hydrochloride when people have Deafness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Deafness100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Deafness when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Deafness50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have Deafness when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Deafness20.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%10.00%10.00%10.00%50.00%

Severity of Deafness when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Deafness ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Patent ductus arteriosus (2 people, 13.33%)
  2. Staphylococcal sepsis (1 people, 6.67%)
  3. Meningitis bacterial (1 people, 6.67%)
  4. Staphylococcal infection (1 people, 6.67%)
  5. Infection (1 people, 6.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Trasylol (3 people, 20.00%)
  2. Prednisolone (2 people, 13.33%)
  3. Carboplatin (2 people, 13.33%)
  4. Etoposide (2 people, 13.33%)
  5. Famotidine (2 people, 13.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I am on propranolol 10mg 3tad i now have a stomach bug and have been prescribed vancomycin, is it safe to take both together
    (Asked by a 68 year old woman who has Essential Tremor, and takes Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Propranolol Hydrochloride)
    I have a very bad stomach bug, can this be caused by use propranolol, and is it safe and will the vancomycin work, while i am taken propranolol
  • Can mrsa cause chronic intestinal pseudo obstruction?
    (Asked by a 39 year old woman who has Adhesion, Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction, MRSA Infection, Upper GI And Small Bowel Series, and takes Atropine, Mebeverine Hydrochloride, Lactulose, Diclofenac Sodium And Misoprostol, Topiramate, Morphine, Vancomycin Hcl)
    I had a small bowel obstruction caused by adhesions from an appendectomy carried out 20yrs previously and had grumbling pain ever since but been labelled a malingerer by my family GP until one day at work when I started with terrible tummy ache and sickness like I'd never known, fetching up bile wit ...
  • How long did the hives/itching eyes last?
    (Asked by a 59 year old woman who has Psoriasis, and takes Daptomycin, Bactrim, Levaquin, Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Clindamycin Phosphate In Dextrose 5%)
    had back to back allergic reactions to iv abx - after clinda (april 2014) developed sjs - still having hives around my eyes, watering, and severe itching. have been on 4x dose zyrtec, prn benadryl. when will this go away?
  • How do i get rid of this red man syndrome (1 answer)
    (Asked by a 48 year old woman who has Infection In Total Knee, and takes Vancomycin Hydrochloride)
    This all started March 12th when I had to go in and take the knee out and put in a concrete spacer and I had a pick line and I was getting vancomycin which started this condition called Red Man Syndrome, its a Horrible rash and I think its going away and then it re appears I Need Help Please.
  • Does mrsa affect your memory and thought process
    (Asked by a 54 year old man who has MRSA Infection Of The Hip, Is In The Bone , and takes Vancomycin Hydrochloride)
    Level 10 pain almost constant. Nothing seems to help. I am hospitalized now going on a month

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