1. Eth

    Questions on Aspirin, Tinnitus, K, and Aspirin usage

    Hey all, I realize this topic has been talked about before here, but I never stumbled upon a real conclusion, so I'm going to ask it here. One of my friends stumbled upon some studies linking long-term Aspirin usage over 325mg can lead to or exasperate tinnitus. I have been taking around 1-1.5...
  2. M

    Help; what is wrong with me? Ringing ears / pulsatile tinnitus

    I'm sitting here and can barely hear myself think. I've always had mild tinnitus that only became noticeable in complete silence. Recently it's become worse (maybe over the course of a year or so) but especially the past few days it's become near unbearable. Multiple tones of ringing, along...
  3. UG Krishnamurti

    Blood work shows ow B12, Iron and hemoglobin - Crohn's, tinnitus, vasculitis, inflammation

    I've just done my first B12 test and it's really low. I have Crohn's for 3 years and digestive issues for longer than that which probably led to malabsorption. I also experience low iron and low hemoglobin which is connected to B12 since I think B12 is necessary to make hemoglobin. When I look...
  4. haidut

    Blocking the endotoxin receptor (TLR4) may prevent / treat hearing loss

    I did a post a few months ago on the connection between tinnitus and serotonin - i.e. using anti-serotonin drugs may treat tinnitus. Since tinnitus is almost always a precursor state to hearing loss (and eventually deafness), the two conditions obviously go hand-in-hand and are likely caused by...
  5. Sefton10

    Successful protocol for viral/fungal issues and vertigo/tinnitus

    I wanted to post this in case there is value in it for others experiencing similar issues. In recent months I have been really struggling with what I suspected to be Ménière’s disease or Labyrinthitis. Symptoms were a constant feeling of vertigo/dizziness that would flare up in acute attacks...
  6. E

    Wooshing blurring sounds induced temporary few second hearing loss in the left ear

    Ever since the start of puberty, I sometimes have had times when I temporarily for a few seconds have like hearing loss in the left ear, like it gets overwhelmed by this sudden sound sometimes for a few seconds and then returns to normal it doesn't happen often but I feel like it happens more...
  7. haidut

    Activation Of The Endotoxin Receptor (TLR4) May Cause Hearing Loss

    There is currently an epidemic of tinnitus (ear ringing) and hearing loss in virtually all developed countries. Experts are scratching heads and are failing to come up with a reason/explanation for this epidemic. As it often happens, the cause is often hidden in plain sight and if one follows...
  8. haidut

    Serotonin May Be A Cause Of Hemorrhoids And Tinnitus

    The two conditions mentioned in the title of the post are quite pervasive among Western societies and their cause is, of course, officially labelled as unknown. While medicine claims that no treatment exists for tinnitus the only approved curative treatment for hemorrhoids is surgery and like...
  9. haidut

    Glycine May Treat Hearing Issues Caused By NSAID (aspirin?)

    It is common knowledge that several NASID drugs, including aspirin, cause hearing issues at higher doses. This new research found that the mechanism of action is by competition with chloride ions for activation of the hearing protein called prestin. This suggests a possible method of blocking...
  10. haidut

    SSRI / Serotonin Worsens Tinnitus

    Most of the people on this forum know about the connection between gut irritation and tinnitus. Ray said a few times that endotoxin can directly cause tinnitus but I don't think he has talked about the role of serotonin as a causative agent, even tough endotoxin will increase serotonin synthesis...
  11. haidut

    Magnesium As Possible Treatment For Tinnitus

    There have been very few studies in successful treatments of tinnitus. Taurine and phospholipids are the two most commonly discussed OTC remedies that have some evidence behind them. This study adds magnesium as another possible option. More importantly it implicates the NMDA receptor as...
  12. poilochio

    Betahistine For Tinnitus?

    My Gf Has had weird sounds ..flushing..ringing etc for a week and its driving her mad..It happened when she was highly stressed due to a school paper she had to finish. Today she went to the doc and he perscribed " betahistine mepha" Now all my research on this Forum is that tinnitus is most...
  13. P

    Aspirin Alternatives?

    Is there a close equivalent to Aspirin? Through trial and error I noticed I am quite AAS sensitive (tinnitus, overall feeling, etc.) and am wondering if there is a "safer" alternative.
  14. haidut

    Coffee May Prevent Tinnitus

    The study claims that the beneficial effects is due to caffeine. If tinnitus is commonly caused by stomach issues, then caffeine is probably protective for the gut. I posted a study some time ago that showed caffeine being protective for IBS, and excessive gut serotonin...
  15. O

    Ototoxicity From Cyproheptadine?

    Hi guys, I'm new here and I'm a 22 year old male and I have a question about a medication that Dr. Peat recommended to me. I explained that I had some allergies so he recommended a drug called Periactin (cyproheptadine) According to Wikipedia, it is a first-generation antihistamine with...
  16. N


    Anybody else got it? I do. Any Peatian perspective on it?
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