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I have this ringing ears almost two months, does anybody know how to stop ringing in ears?

I have this ringing ears almost two months, does anybody know how to stop ringing in ears?

Teeth clenching??: Tinnitus - ringing in the ears - could be from many causes including exposure to very loud sounds. One of the reasons is from teeth clenching. The same nerve - trigeminal nerve - that controls the jaw closing muscles also has a branch that controls tensor tympani muscle that controls tension of the ear drum. Hence the connection. Have an evalution by a dentist expert in treating tmd to check. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
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Ringing In Ears (Definition)

Ringing in the ears (tinnitus) is a symptom in which a person has a persistent noise in his ear or ears. Tinnitus can be of unknown cause, or can be caused by hearing damage, tumors, problems in the brain or hearing nerve, ...Read more


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How can you stop ringing in ears?

Teeth clenching??: One of the reasons for tinnitus - ringing in the ears - is teeth clenching. Trigeminal nerve that controls jaw closing muscles also has a branch that controls tensor tympani muscle that controls ear drum tension. Hence the connection. Have an evaluation by a dentists with expertise in treating temporo mandibular dysfunction (tmd) to check this. ...Read more

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How to stop ringing ears?

How to stop ringing ears?

See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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How to stop ringing in my ear?

How to stop ringing in my ear?

Maybe not: Ringing in the ear is known as tinnitus. It is most often associated with hearing loss. You should be evaluated with an audiogram and ENT examination. Tinnitus can be eliminated if it caused by a medication or a treatable problem of the middle ear or temporomandibular joint. If hearing loss is confirmed, then masking techniques are most effective at "hiding" the tinnitus so it is not intrusive. ...Read more

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How can you stop ringing in the ears?

How can you stop ringing in the ears?

Unfortunately: There really isn't any way to stop ringing. However, you should see your ENT doctor and make sure there isn't a serious medical cause for to it. If the ringing is making it hard to sleep, a white noise generator may help. ...Read more

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How to stop this ringing in my ear?

How to stop this ringing in my ear?

TMJ relationship: If your ear doc says nothing wrong with ear, consider TMJ. A common cause of tinnitus is TMJ. If you have other TMJ symptoms (jaw pain, limited opening, joint noises) then treatment of the TMJ may decrease TMJ associated tinnitus. ...Read more

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How can I stop this ringing in my ears?

How can I stop this ringing in my ears?

You probably can't: Unless your ringing is due to certain medications or recent noise exposure, the odds are you will continue to have ringing, a very annoying and often long-lasting symptom which is caused by a large variety of things. ...Read more

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How can I stop ear ringing? I am a singer.

How can I stop ear ringing? I am a singer.

You can't: The question is raised many times by patients. Tinnitus or "ringing in the ear" is shared by millions of people. There is no treatment unless one knows a specific diagnosis. For example, impacted wax, middle ear fluid, inner ear abnormalities, otosclerosis may be correctable. But in the presence of normal hearing and no ear disease, there is no acceptable treatment. The symptom may disappear. ...Read more

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How can I stop the ringing in my ears after a brain injury?

How can I stop the ringing in my ears after a brain injury?

Discuss with Doc: You may need special testing, including hearing and vestibulocochlear testing.Do you ever have any dizziness associated with the ringing? Tinnitus (ringing in ears) is common after a brain injury and if it is stable, does not suggest any direct new pathology, where as new tinnitus after a stable brain injury can suggest something else developing. If testing is negative, discuss with ENT causes/meds. ...Read more