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Anything that can help ringing in the ear, tininitis?

Anything that can help ringing in the ear, tininitis?

Exam: First and foremost have your ears checked for infection/wax. Next, avoid all aspirin and NSAIDS ( Advil. Aleve). You can try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Zyrtec OTC; however, your condition may require prescription medication. ...Read more

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What would doctors recommend to help with ringing in ears?

What would doctors recommend to help with ringing in ears?

Background noise: Keeping a regular droning noise in the background will drown it out and make you apathetic to it. ...Read more

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If the prednisone doesn't help stop the ringing in my ears what can I do after I am done taking the prednisone?

If the prednisone doesn't help stop the ringing in my ears what can I do after I am done taking the prednisone?

Tinnitus is a: Very difficult condition to treat successfully. Go and see a specialist. And you might want to try american tinnitus association home page for support and referral. ...Read more

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Any over-the-counter help for someone with ringing in ears?

Any over-the-counter help for someone with ringing in ears?

Not exactly: Tinnitus [ringing in the ears] is often due to damage to cells in a part of the inner ear and can be caused by normal aging, loud noise, certain medications [including some antibiotics, anti-seizure medications, painkillers], or head or neck injuries. The focus for treatment is finding approaches that help you notice it less, many of which can be very effective! see an ENT or audiologist for help! ...Read more

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Are there any supplements that I will help with ringing ears due to meniere's disease?

Are there any supplements that I will help with ringing ears due to meniere's disease?

No FDA approved: There have been several studies looking at supplements such as melatonin, gingko, and bioflavinoids. None of these studies demonstrate definitive improvement for tinnitus. Salt reduction, avoidance of caffeine, stress, and nicotine are common recommendations we make for patients with meniere's disease in an attempt to reduce tinnitus. ...Read more

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What do you reccomend to do for tinnitus (ringing in the ears)?

See ENT: At your age, it is unlikely that the cause of your tinnitus is hearing loss, but it needs to be ruled out. Other factors may also contribute to tinnitus in the absence of hearing loss, e.g. Tmj dysfunction, excessive caffeine or alcohol consumption, medication side effect, etc. See your local ENT to further evaluate this symptom. ...Read more

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What is the probability that my tinnitus (ringing in the ear) will go away?

What is the probability that my tinnitus (ringing in the ear) will go away?

Depends: It depends on whether you are expecting it to be truly gone or if you are okay with being apathetic to it. It will never go away. Background noise to drown it out will make you apathetic to it. 75% chance that this will happen. ...Read more

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Hi I just read the ringing in ears is due to tinnitus.Any medicine, drop that can make it better.What can I do now!!!

Investigate.: There's really no medication, sight unseen, that can help tinnitus universally. If your tinnitus is due to inflammation, then there may be a medication that can help. If your tinnitus is due to damage, then this may be permanent. We won't know for sure without an investigation by an ENT physician. ...Read more