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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 124 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/0003489414557020
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.280-287

Abstract

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.