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Causes of Tinnitus

Causes of Tinnitus

The causes of tinnitus are varied and include hearing loss, loud noises, certain medicines and other illnesses (e.g. allergies, jaw problems, abnormal blood pressure and brain tumors).

List of causes of Tinnitus

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Tinnitus) that could possibly cause Tinnitus includes:

More causes:see full list of causes for Tinnitus

Causes of Tinnitus (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Tinnitus that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Tinnitus: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Tinnitus, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Tinnitus:

Tinnitus: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Tinnitus: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Tinnitus as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Tinnitus as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Tinnitus. Our database lists the following as having Tinnitus as a complication of that condition:

Tinnitus as a symptom:

Conditions listing Tinnitus as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Tinnitus. Our database lists the following as having Tinnitus as a symptom of that condition:

Medications or substances causing Tinnitus:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Tinnitus as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Medical news summaries relating to Tinnitus:

The following medical news items are relevant to causes of Tinnitus:

Related information on causes of Tinnitus:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Tinnitus may be found in:


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