Amikacin sulfate and Ototoxicity - from FDA reports


Ototoxicity is reported only by a few people who take Amikacin Sulfate. We study 1,306 people who have side effects while taking Amikacin sulfate from FDA. Among them, 2 have Ototoxicity. Find out below who they are, when they have Ototoxicity and more.

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On Jul, 20, 2018

1,306 people reported to have side effects when taking Amikacin sulfate.
Among them, 2 people (0.15%) have Ototoxicity


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Amikacin sulfate cause Ototoxicity?

Gender of people who have Ototoxicity when taking Amikacin sulfate *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Ototoxicity when taking Amikacin sulfate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 50 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 50 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Tuberculosis (a bacterial infection by mycobacterium tuberculosis): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Pulmonary Tuberculosis (lungs tuberculosis): 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs): 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Peripheral Vascular Disorder: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Osteomyelitis (infection of bone): 1 person, 50.00%
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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Tuberculous Pleurisy (an inflammation of lung covering plura by mycobacterium tuberculosis): 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Granuloma (a small area of inflammation due to tissue injury): 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Axonal Neuropathy (dysfunction of axon nerves): 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Cough: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Drug Intolerance (drug sensitivity): 1 person, 50.00%
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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