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How do medications treat presbycusis?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner
There are no medications effective in treating presbycusis, but there are other treatment options. In most cases, a hearing aid can be used to restore enough of age-related hearing loss to allow people to function normally. In more severe cases, there are surgical procedures like the cochlear implant that can be done to improve hearing.

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