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Antidepressants and tinnitus

Anti-depressants could make tinnitus WORSE

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A recent study shows that SSRIs increased cortical activity associated with tinnitus in mice. Many long term sufferers of tinnitus can develop symptoms of depression. As such, doctors often prescribe antidepressants, but some of these have been shown to exacerbate tinnitus – in particular, a type of antidepressant known as a Selective Serotonin Re-uptake Inhibitor ….  Read More

What is Tinnitus?

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Tinnitus is the hearing of sound when no external sound is present, most often described as a ‘ringing’ sound. It can have various causes and people have tried many different treatments in the past, with limited success. We offer a new type of treatment which, unlike some ‘sound therapy’ applications, creates a tailored therapy for ….  Read More