Tinnitus and Erectile Dysfunction Drugs

Discussion in 'Support' started by Johno, Oct 17, 2014.

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    1. Johno
      Dreaming

      Johno Member

      Location:
      Slovakia
      Tinnitus Since:
      6/07/2012
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      acoustic trauma
      Hello Friends. I know, this thread is little bit controversial :), but in my opinion, it is also important. So... have you, for example, good friend with Tinnitus, who has some experiences with those drugs? :cool: I have friend with T :cool: and he probably has psychological ED, his tool is not very reliable, cause after acoustic trauma he has not flavour to meet beautiful woman more, because he got strong deppresion. But now, after more than 2 years he will get back his sexual life. He will try some of those drugs, only on beginning... but he is afraid of worsening of T...

      :LOL::D
       
    2. Sound Wave
      Curious

      Sound Wave Member Benefactor Team Tech

      Location:
      Finland
      Tinnitus Since:
      12/2013
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      Probably headphones
      ED drugs can cause T + hearing loss, so I would stay away from them
       
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    3. yonkapin

      yonkapin Member Benefactor

      Location:
      Melbourne, Australia
      Tinnitus Since:
      March 2012
      I wouldn't have thought they would be a problem but it apparently might be the case:

      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ototoxicity

      http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/2007/ucm109012.htm

       
    4. Telis

      Telis Member Hall of Fame

      Location:
      Calgary
      Tinnitus Since:
      11/2013
      I watched a commercial just the other day for Viagra, one of the side effects mentioned was hearing loss. He could be making things a whole lot worse.

      Who wants to walk around with a artificial boner depressed anyway?
       
    5. Johno
      Dreaming

      Johno Member

      Location:
      Slovakia
      Tinnitus Since:
      6/07/2012
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      acoustic trauma
      I read, than ED drugs can cause ear problems due to vasodilatation - if thiny blood vessels in inner ear arent in good condition, they can break. It is not due to chemical ototoxic, but physical... or not? (Increasing NO in blood)

      Anyway, they tested ED drug as a treatment for T. Unsuccesfully.

      http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19222841
       
    6. Johno
      Dreaming

      Johno Member

      Location:
      Slovakia
      Tinnitus Since:
      6/07/2012
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      acoustic trauma
    7. Telis

      Telis Member Hall of Fame

      Location:
      Calgary
      Tinnitus Since:
      11/2013
      Take the drugs...it not a big deal if his T get worse..

      I didn't know, this but apparently this is true....

      "The extent of a person’s suffering with tinnitus has no relation to how loud it is, how soft it is, its pitch, it’s so-called reactivity, its lack of predictability, or whether it is continuous or discontinuous"

      This is a quote from here2help....This is guy is backed by dr nagler as knowing more than 99% of experts. So don't worry about T getting worse.

      Dangerous advise? I don't know...the volume of your T doesn't matter according to here2help....And if dr nagler says he knows more than 99 percent of experts...well, you make the call!
       

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