I tried ephedrine nasal drops from the pharmacist after ...

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I tried ephedrine nasal drops from the pharmacist after the Doc had tried and failed over 4 months to do anything about my tinnitus. I also started St John's wort for the anxiety I was experiencing. Doc wouldn't prescirbe anything for that. I was sure that middle ear/eustacian tube problems were at the root of it. Ephedrine drops started to make a difference after a couple of days. After 5 days the tinnitus had stopped but I started to get nose bleeds. I stopped the drops 4 days ago and still no tinnitus but twice daily nose bleeds, every time I put my head below waist level.

I gladly bleed as I am rid of the maddening life-destroying tinnitus. Only 4 days free, but 4 days of complete joy!!!

David

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    I'm just about to the start the drops after being diagnosed with and ETD. I really hope they clear my tinnitus.
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    What technique did you use to make sure the drops reach your eustachian tubes?
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    Just wondering if the nosebleeds stopped and if the tinnitus ever came back? Thanks
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    I've been told by several doctors that tinnitus can not be cured. I have it really bad. If anyone knows of something please share that info with us.

    Mack

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