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.
Time on Vitamin c when people have Tinnitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Vitamin c * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Vitamin c * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Vitamin c ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Health (3 people, 17.65%)
- Vitamin d deficiency (2 people, 11.76%)
- Anxiety (2 people, 11.76%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 11.76%)
- Depression (2 people, 11.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin e (7 people, 41.18%)
- Aspirin (5 people, 29.41%)
- Vitamin d (4 people, 23.53%)
- Zyban (3 people, 17.65%)
- Folic acid (3 people, 17.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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