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Review: could Vitamin c cause Tinnitus?

Summary: Tinnitus could be caused by Vitamin c, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take Vitamin e, and have Health.

We study 1,088 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin c from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.

On Apr, 17, 2014: 1,088 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin c. Among them, 17 people (1.56%) have Tinnitus. They amount to 0.02% of all the 113,016 people who have Tinnitus on eHealthMe.

Trend of Tinnitus in Vitamin c reports

Time on Vitamin c when people have Tinnitus * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tinnitus12.50%12.50%0.00%12.50%25.00%0.00%37.50%

Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Vitamin c * :

FemaleMale
Tinnitus52.94%47.06%

Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Vitamin c * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%0.00%6.25%0.00%18.75%43.75%31.25%

Severity of Tinnitus when taking Vitamin c ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Tinnitus0.00%62.50%25.00%12.50%

How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Tinnitus0.00%14.29%85.71%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Health (3 people, 17.65%)
  2. Vitamin d deficiency (2 people, 11.76%)
  3. Anxiety (2 people, 11.76%)
  4. Insomnia (2 people, 11.76%)
  5. Depression (2 people, 11.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vitamin e (7 people, 41.18%)
  2. Aspirin (5 people, 29.41%)
  3. Vitamin d (4 people, 23.53%)
  4. Zyban (3 people, 17.65%)
  5. Folic acid (3 people, 17.65%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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