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Misoprostol and Tinnitus

Side effects are possible with misoprostol (Cytotec®), and tinnitus (ringing of the ears) can be one of them. However, clinical trials on the drug showed that this particular side effect was an uncommon reaction. Because it is so uncommon, it is difficult to determine whether this problem is caused by the medication itself or by something else.
Some of the more commonly reported side effects of misoprostol include diarrhea, nausea, and headaches. There are also some potentially serious reactions, such as severe diarrhea or decreased urination, which require immediate medical treatment.
(To learn more, click Misoprostol Side Effects. This resource describes other possible problems that may occur with this drug, with statistics on how often they occur.)
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