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Tinnitus (cont.)

Tinnitus Treatment

If you having ringing in your ears, you should be evaluated by a health care professional. Treatment of tinnitus depends upon the cause. Example of treatments include:

Tinnitus Self-Care at Home

Most cases of tinnitus should be evaluated by an ear, nose, and throat physician before home treatment begins to be sure that the tinnitus is not caused by another treatable problem.

Herbal remedies (ginkgo biloba, melatonin), and the vitamin zinc are not recommended by the American Academy of Otolaryngology.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/30/2015

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