Tinnitus Spiked Due to Inadvertently Blasting Music for a Short While?

Discussion in 'Support' started by Lynnette, Dec 26, 2013.

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    1. Lynnette
      Blah

      Lynnette Member Benefactor

      Tinnitus Since:
      Aug 2013
      So I was in my car and accidentally turned the volume up on a cd that I thought was muted...it started up blasting since it was only advancing to the next track. Well now my T has spiked in both my ears and it's been hours now. Just when I feel things can't get any worse too. Does this noise induced spike decrease over time or is this now my new T volume? I can't live in fear of these little slip ups for the rest of my life.
       
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    2. Misery
      Happy

      Misery Member

      Tinnitus Since:
      October 26, 2013
      More than likely it'll decrease to its baseline. Try not to stress about it. Get a good nights rest and it may be back to its normal in the morning.
       
    3. Neenie
      Depressed

      Neenie Member

      Tinnitus Since:
      09/2013
      It'll decrease. Don't stress. Just don't let your mind focus on it and it will fade into the background :)
       
    4. Lynnette
      Blah

      Lynnette Member Benefactor

      Tinnitus Since:
      Aug 2013
      It's so hard not to concentrate on it right now...I'm experiencing pretty severe depression and anxiety and am being treated with antid's but it's been 8 weeks on them and I'm still struggling pretty bad. It just doesn't feel like there is a light at the end of this tunnel for me.
       
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    5. I who love music
      Cheerful

      I who love music Member

      Location:
      Michigan
      Tinnitus Since:
      mid seventies
      Hang in there Lynette. After 40 years of T, I've learned I have to put cotton in both ears after a blast. It's my healing phase and I don't dare want to prolong it or make it worse. Maybe that will help you.
       
    6. Lynnette
      Blah

      Lynnette Member Benefactor

      Tinnitus Since:
      Aug 2013
      Does the cotton work? Does the T eventually go back to its baseline?
       
    7. Sean

      Sean Member

      Tinnitus Since:
      01-01-2011
      Lynnette - I am pretty sure it will go down ..give some time .
       

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