ERIC Number: EJ603418
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Medications and Characteristics of Drugs Causing Ototoxicity.
Pappas, Dennis G.; Pappas, Dennis G., Jr.
Volta Review, v99 n5 p195-203 1997
This article discusses medications which, by entering the confines of the inner ear, can be toxic and destroy the structures of hearing. Medications that may produce ototoxicity are explained and include aminoglycosides, quinine, salycilates, and diuretics. Factors that should be considered relating to ototoxicity are provided. Contains references. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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