A new oral otoprotective agent. Part 1: Electrophysiology data from protection against noise-induced hearing loss

BACKGROUND Data from animal studies show that antioxidants can compensate against noise-induced stress and sensory hair cell death. The aim of this study was to evaluate the otoprotection efficacy of various versions of orally administered Acuval 400 against noise damage in a rat animal model. MATERIAL/METHODS Fifty-five Sprague Dawley rats were divided… CONTINUE READING