Drug‐induced hearing loss: a case/non‐case study in the French pharmacovigilance database

  title={Drug‐induced hearing loss: a case/non‐case study in the French pharmacovigilance database},
  author={Sylvie Favreli{\`e}re and Paul Delaunay and Jean-Pascal Lebreton and Franck Rouby and Martine Atzenhoffer and Claire Lafay-Chebassier and Marie Christine P{\'e}rault-Pochat},
  journal={Fundamental \& Clinical Pharmacology},
Hearing loss is defined as a decrease in the ability to perceive sounds which can occur suddenly or gradually and affects one ear or both. It is related to various etiologies, in particular drugs. The identification of all drugs that could be associated with hearing loss is essential for the patients' life quality. The objective of our study was to identify signals of hearing loss involving drugs approved in the last 20 years. The occurrence in association with drugs known for their ototoxicity… 
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