Related topic: Xalatan, Deafness
Review: could Xalatan cause Deafness?
Summary: Deafness could be caused by Xalatan, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Hydrochlorothiazide, and have Glaucoma.
We study 14,388 people who have side effects while taking Xalatan from FDA and social media. Among them, 39 have Deafness. Find out below who they are, when they have Deafness and more.
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Xalatan (latest outcomes from 14,560 users) has active ingredients of latanoprost. It is often used in glaucoma.
Deafness (latest reports from 57,551 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 14,360 people reported to have side effects when taking Xalatan. Among them, 45 people (0.31%) have Deafness. They amount to 0.08% of all the 57,611 people who have Deafness on eHealthMe.
Time on Xalatan when people have Deafness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Deafness when taking Xalatan * :
Age of people who have Deafness when taking Xalatan * :
Severity of Deafness when taking Xalatan ** :
How people recovered from Deafness ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Glaucoma (17 people, 37.78%)
- Multiple myeloma (4 people, 8.89%)
- Ill-defined disorder (3 people, 6.67%)
- Dyslipidaemia (3 people, 6.67%)
- Abdominal pain upper (2 people, 4.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Hydrochlorothiazide (7 people, 15.56%)
- Zoloft (7 people, 15.56%)
- Lisinopril (6 people, 13.33%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 8.89%)
- Lasix (4 people, 8.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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cecie (3 years ago):
Empirically, using Xalatan for early symptoms of glaucoma. Affecting lipid-secreting fat cells in ear canal, am experiencing hearing loss.
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