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Is hearing loss associated with opiate use?

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Dr. William Culviner
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Yes

There is evidence to suggest that abuse of narcotics like hydrocodone, oxydodone, and recreational drug use with heroin can cause temporary and permanent loss of hearing.

In brief: Yes

There is evidence to suggest that abuse of narcotics like hydrocodone, oxydodone, and recreational drug use with heroin can cause temporary and permanent loss of hearing.
Dr. William Culviner
Dr. William Culviner
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In brief: Side effects

Yes, opiates can be ototoxic.
The etiology is umknown.

In brief: Side effects

Yes, opiates can be ototoxic.
The etiology is umknown.
Dr. Gary-Anthony Lawson-Boucher
Dr. Gary-Anthony Lawson-Boucher
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