Review: could Vicodin cause Hearing loss?
Summary: Hearing loss is found among people who take Vicodin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 32,576 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 210 have Hearing loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hearing loss and more.
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Vicodin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 35,336 Vicodin users)
Hearing loss has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 7,923 Hearing loss patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 32,574 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 210 people (0.64%) have Hearing Loss.
Time on Vicodin when people have Hearing loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hearing loss||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hearing loss when taking Vicodin * :
|Hearing loss||56.73%||43.27% |
Age of people who have Hearing loss when taking Vicodin * :
|Hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.81%||8.43%||22.29%||21.08%||46.39% |
Severity of Hearing loss when taking Vicodin ** :
How people recovered from Hearing loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (33 people, 15.71%)
- Depression (23 people, 10.95%)
- Prostate cancer (22 people, 10.48%)
- Back pain (20 people, 9.52%)
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 9.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (81 people, 38.57%)
- Aredia (54 people, 25.71%)
- Nexium (45 people, 21.43%)
- Duragesic-100 (42 people, 20.00%)
- Percocet (41 people, 19.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Norco for a 36-year old woman with Pain - Back. The patient has Back Injury
- A study of side effects of Vicodin for a 69-year old man with Pain - Back. The patient has Constipation
- A study of drug interactions between Mirtazapine, Alfuzosin Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Seroquel, Warfarin Sodium, Vicodin, Lipitor for a 61-year old man with Depression, Biopsy Prostate, Anxiety, Afib, Sleep Disorder, Pain, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Neuropathy
- A study of drug interactions between Vicodin, Fentanyl-100 for a 76-year old man with Pain. The patient has Sleep Disorder, Fatigue - Chronic
- A study of side effects of Amoxicillin for a 72-year old man with Abscess - Tooth. The patient has Hearing Loss
Recent Vicodin related drug comparison:
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