NEW INFORMATION ON DIABETES MEDICATIONS THAT MAY AFFECT HEARING AND BALANCE OR THAT COULD INTERFERE WITH A BALANCE ASSESSMENT!
There is a wealth of information about the effectiveness of all of approved diabetes medications. However, adverse drug reactions (or side effects) must be viewed more closely in the management of diabetes. This is especially true in the area of hearing loss, balance/vestibular function and cognition.
If you’re diabetic, take medication to manage your diabetes, and you have hearing loss or balance issues, click the link below. You can check to see what the side affects of your medication may be. If there are any, it also has suggestions for potentially more suitable medications to avoid unnecessary side affects.