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Aspirin causing loss of hearing - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   My wife has been experiencing hearing issues after taking aspirin these last two days and wanted to know if she needs to go to the doctor or simply discontinue taking the aspirin.
Doctor :  
Doctor :   Was there similar type of problem in the past after taking aspirin?
User :   no. But I think she took more than usual this time. She took ten yesterday and took six today before she realized what was happening. She said her hearing was muffled and she has ringing in the ears.
Doctor :  
Ok, it may caus e toxicity of ear.
Doctor :  
so discontinue the tablet,
Doctor :   If the symptoms persist consult the doc .

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