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Side Effect: Ringing in the Ears (Tinnitus)

What is Ringing in the Ears (Tinnitus)?

What does Ringing in the Ears (Tinnitus) look like?

Tinnitus is different for every person but is often described as a ringing, buzzing, hissing, or other sound and can be heard in one or both ears.

Who gets Ringing in the Ears (Tinnitus)?

How to prevent Ringing in the Ears (Tinnitus)

How to treat Ringing in the Ears (Tinnitus)


1. Dille MF, Konrad-Martin D, Gallun F, et al. Tinnitus onset rates from chemotherapeutic agents and ototoxic antibiotics: results of a large prospective study. J Am Acad Audiol. 2010 Jun;21(6):409-17.

2) Cheung S, Henderson-Sabes J, Mastick J, et al. Cancer survivors and neurotoxic chemotherapy: hearing loss and tinnitus. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2023 Sep;13(3):345-353.

Created: May 3, 2024 Updated: May 3, 2024