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Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
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Ringing In Ears (Definition)

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Is it possible for high BP to cause dizzyness ringing in ears pressure feeling on the brain doc pur me on retic very scared of any meds.

Is it possible for high BP to cause dizzyness ringing in ears pressure feeling on the brain doc pur me on retic very scared of any meds.

Yes, when high: You need to be much more afraid of what untreated high blood pressure will do to your brain / heart / eyes / kidneys / vascular system / etc. It is called the silent killer for a reason. Discuss your medication with your dr & pharmacist to allay fears and know what side effects may occur. ...Read more

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What are possible causes of ringing of ears?

What are possible causes of ringing of ears?

Tinnitus: You would need to be evaluated by your otolaryngologist and your audiologist to get more info about the cause. Loud noises and head injuries are two common reasons for chronic tinnitus. ...Read more

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What can cause stuffy/ringing left ear for 3 weeks if ENT said it looked perfectly fine? No pain or dizziness just ringing and decreased hearing.

What can cause stuffy/ringing left ear for 3 weeks if ENT said it looked perfectly fine? No pain or dizziness just ringing and decreased hearing.

Tinnitus/fullness: Certainly tinnitus can be exacerbated by caffeine, so be aware caffeine intake. Many factors can cause tinnitus/fullness-medications, wax build up, middle ear fluid, sensory hearing loss, noise trauma, stress, anxiety, depression, tmj, and much more. Most ear specific problems have been ruled out, so need to think outside the box. Grinding teeth/clenching at day or night can do this. ...Read more

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What cause ringing in ears?

What cause ringing in ears?

Tinnitus: Tinnitus is noise or ringing in the ears. There is no drug for cure. Tinnitus is not a disease, but a condition that can result from many underlying causes. Rec.: see ENT to rule out secondary pathology. ...Read more

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What causes ringing in ears?

What causes ringing in ears?

TINNITUS(RINGING EAR: It can be caused by several medical conditions and you need to check with your doctor , following common conditions allergies, ear infections, hearing loss, wxcessive wax, brain or head injury, stress, hypothyroidism, lyme disease, TMJ disfunction, high blood pressure, meniers disease, otosclerosis, and poor circulation. ...Read more

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What would cause constant headache, ringing in ears, and a normal ctscan? I have pain and muscle weakness too.

What would cause constant headache, ringing in ears, and a normal ctscan? I have pain and muscle weakness too.

Evaluation: Dear vonn, headaches have multiple causes. Is there any history of trauma to your head or neck? Do you have sinus issues? What is the location of the headache? Head pain can be due to problems in the neck, upper back or related to food sensitivity issues or hormones at times. Your doctor needs to review all of these issues with you and then make suggestions regarding further evaluation/treatment. ...Read more

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Can outer ear infection cause ringing in ears?

Can outer ear infection cause ringing in ears?

Inner ear: Usually tinnitus is a symptom of hearing loss, or damage to the inner ear. Wax in the ear canal can make tinnitus or ringing seem louder because you do not hear outside sounds as well. Best to consult with your otolaryngologist. ...Read more

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I have gastritis. Does it cause ringing in ears? When it's bad my whole right shoulder, jaw hurts and ear ring.

I have gastritis. Does it cause ringing in ears? When it's bad my whole right shoulder, jaw hurts and ear ring.

TMJ ?: Irritable bowel syndrome are some of the neurological problems that go along with TMJ in addition to headaches, ringing in the ears, neck pain, and jaw pain. Your gastritis may be a secondary problem to tmj. You should get a consult with a well trained dentist who treats TMJ for a diagnosis and consultation. ...Read more

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I am so sick of tinnitus, how could TMJ cause ringing in the ear, is their nerve between TMJ & ear?

I am so sick of tinnitus, how could TMJ cause ringing in the ear, is their nerve between TMJ & ear?

3 theories: 3 theories behind why TMJ problems may cause/worsen tinnitus. 1)the chewing muscles are near some muscles that insert into the middle ear so may have effect on hearing, and so may promote tinnitus. 2)can be a direct connection between ligaments that attach to jaw and one of middle ear hearing bones.3)nerve supply from TMJ has connections with parts of brain involved with both hearing & sound inter ...Read more

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Can Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) or Concerta cause ringing in the ears? Just found out Minocycline caused my Tinnitus and now am wondering about ADHD meds.

Can Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) or Concerta cause ringing in the ears? Just found out Minocycline caused my Tinnitus and now am wondering about ADHD meds.

Side effects: Never heard this complaint in my practice regarding treatment with Vyvance or Concerta. However, tinnitus is a relatively common symptom and it can be recurrent. At times, exposing to loud noises, diving or some medications can be the triggers. Check with your doctor about other possible causes that he might have identified in your medical history. ...Read more

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What causes ringing in the ears?

What causes ringing in the ears?

Tinnitus: Ringing in ear is a kind of degenerative process that is more common in people who had been exposed to loud noises, but can happen to everybody. Might stay for the rest of your life. If it is associated with dizziness, or hearing loss, then needs evaluation. White noise at bed site might mask the ringing in ear. People gets frustrated, but you need to know that it is not a dangerous condition. ...Read more

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What could cause ringing in the ear?

What could cause ringing in the ear?

TINNITUS(RINGING EAR: It can be caused by several medical conditions and you need to check with your doctor , following common conditions allergies, ear infections, hearing loss, wxcessive wax, brain or head injury, stress, hypothyroidism, lyme disease, TMJ disfunction, high blood pressure, meniers disease, otosclerosis, and poor circulation. ...Read more

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What is the cause of ringing in the ears??

What is the cause of ringing in the ears??

Tinnitus: Could be multiple things. Sensorineural hearing loss , infection, labrynthitis, Ménière's disease , wax build up etx. Better get checked out by a physician and possibly an audiology test. ...Read more

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What are some causes for ringing in the ears?

TINNITUS(RINGING EAR: It can be caused by several medical conditions and you need to check with your doctor , following common conditions allergies, ear infections, hearing loss, wxcessive wax, brain or head injury, stress, hypothyroidism, lyme disease, TMJ disfunction, high blood pressure, meniers disease, otosclerosis, and poor circulation. ...Read more