Betahistine Exacerbates Amikacin Ototoxicity

AKSOY F., Dogan R., Ozturan O., Yildirim Y. S., VEYSELLER B., Yenigun A., ...More

ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY, vol.124, no.4, pp.280-287, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objective: Betahistine augments cochlear blood flow and is currently used as an efficient therapeutic agent. Amikacin is used in a wide range of areas, but its ototoxic effect continues to be problematic. This study investigates the effect of betahistine on amikacin-induced ototoxicity.