Review: could Vicodin cause Noises or buzzing in the ears (Tinnitus)?
Summary: Noises or buzzing in the ears is found among people who take Vicodin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain.
We study 32,564 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 243 have Noises or buzzing in the ears. Find out below who they are, when they have Noises or buzzing in the ears and more.
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Vicodin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 35,329 Vicodin users)
Noises or buzzing in the ears
Noises or buzzing in the ears (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 19,925 Noises or buzzing in the ears patients)
On Jan, 26, 2015: 32,564 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 243 people (0.75%) have Noises Or Buzzing In The Ears.
Time on Vicodin when people have Noises or buzzing in the ears * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Noises or buzzing in the ears||14.29%||42.86%||0.00%||14.29%||14.29%||0.00%||14.29% |
Gender of people who have Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Vicodin * :
|Noises or buzzing in the ears||56.28%||43.72% |
Age of people who have Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Vicodin * :
|Noises or buzzing in the ears||0.00%||0.00%||0.47%||0.94%||11.79%||32.55%||19.81%||34.43% |
Severity of Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Vicodin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Noises or buzzing in the ears||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Noises or buzzing in the ears ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Noises or buzzing in the ears||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (25 people, 10.29%)
- Back pain (18 people, 7.41%)
- Depression (15 people, 6.17%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (11 people, 4.53%)
- Constipation (11 people, 4.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (46 people, 18.93%)
- Aspirin (45 people, 18.52%)
- Fosamax (44 people, 18.11%)
- Zometa (43 people, 17.70%)
- Paxil (38 people, 15.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Does clonazapam cause tinnitus or ringing in the ears?
Patient fell a year ago and injured her neck and broke a bone in her arm. Has had severe pain in her neck. Getting acupuncture frequently. Recently tried to change medication from Valium to Clonazepam, and developed severe tinnitus. She said she only missed two days of Valium. She also says she has skipped days without taking valium and never had a problem. She says Clonazepam caused the tinnitus. I can't find anything that states a side effect of clonazepam is tinnitus.
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- Would the tinnitus abate with if i discontinue methotrexate?
I've just begun my 4th year of Methotrexate for Rheumatoid issue, but it also alleviated my psoriasis. I am hesitant to discontinue because the benefits are great. However, the tinnitus is becoming unbearable and almost maddening. I will more likely consider talking to my doctor about changing medications if 1. The tinnitus subsides with the discontinuance of Methotrexate and if 2. Other rheumatoid medication would not have the same issues with tinnitus. Just discovered the possible connection minutes ago and am eager and hopeful. Please help. Thank you. -Celeste
- I tested positive for methadone, i have never taken this drug (1 answer)
I tested positive for methadone, I have never taken this drug. My Dr said I had to have taken it because it was there and that a false positive is out of the question. Could my meds cause methadone to show up on a urine drug test
- When will the dizziness stop from taking vicodin ? i took 2 pills 24hours ago and am still dizzy (1 answer)
Standing , walking, don't feel stabile enough to drive. Thought process is slow
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