Ototoxic Medications (Medication Effects)

tinnitus ear 2 - Ototoxic Medications (Medication Effects)

By Barbara Cone, Patricia Dorn, Dawn Konrad-Martin, Jennifer Lister, Candice Ortiz, and Kim Schairer What Is Ototoxicity? Certain medications can damage the ear, resulting in hearing loss, ringing in the ear, or balance disorders. These drugs are considered ototoxic. There are more than 200 known ototoxic medications (prescription and over-the-counter) on the market today. These…

Vertigo

tinnitus ear 2 - Vertigo

Vertigo   Vertigo is defined as a hallucination of movement resultant from a problematic or infected vestibular portion of the inner ear. Vertigo is one of the most prominent symptoms of Meniere’s disease. Other symptoms of Meniere’s disease includes: Tinnitus Deafness Recruitment Hyperacusis Usually the patient’s visual field…

Student Success — UCA

tinnitus ear 2 - Student Success — UCA

 Our goal is to empower our students to achieve their academic goals. The Office of Student Success works toward this goal by coordinating programs and services designed to help our undergraduate students succeed during their enrollment at UCA. Services include peer tutoring and success coaching, supplemental instruction, weekly academic success workshops, progress reporting, programs for…