I never knew that OxyContin, Lorcet and other hydrocodone type drugs could cause permanent hear loss if abused!
Hmmm. I always assumed it was from atropy; if you don’t use it, you lose it.
Nah. He’s been deaf to reason for quite some time now.
After surgery a couple of years ago I was on a pretty good dose of hydrocodone for a while. Occasionally, about half an hour after taking it I’d get problems with my hearing. Everything sounded like I was wearing earplugs. It would usually last about half an hour and then clear up.
I guess if you were taking high doses for quite a while it can just stay that way. Interesting.