Do you have tinnitus?

Can you imagine a world where you can hear the sound of silence? What if the treatment was as simple as taking a pill?

The Hough Ear Institute is ready for Phase II clinical trials for the potentially first-ever FDA-approved treatment for tinnitus.

The last step before this pill goes into Phase II clinical trials for tinnitus is to run a proof of concept study to ensure that the pill’s effect on tinnitus can be objectively measured. To learn more, click here.

If you would like to receive updates about this novel approach to treat tinnitus and the mission of the Hough Ear Institute, sign up here! You will receive a quarterly newsletter, updates on our mission and the amazing research done by our team, and most of all – the opportunity to be a part of the solution, advancing new treatments and cures for acquired hearing loss and tinnitus.  


What does tinnitus sound like?


Tinnitus is the sensation of hearing sounds when no external sound is present. It sounds like...

  • Ringing
  • Buzzing
  • Whooshing
  • Crickets
  • Humming
  • Hissing
  • Beeping
  • Roaring
  • Whistling
  • Ticking

Did you know?

  • 1 in 5 people suffer from tinnitus
  • Hearing aids can help mask tinnitus
  • There is no known cure, so make sure you protect your hearing now
  • Tinnitus is not a disease, but rather a symptom of an underlying condition

Causes of tinnitus:

  • Hazardous noise exposure
  • Aging
  • Head trauma
  • Medication side effects
  • Earwax buildup
  • Ear infection

Hough Ear Institute is researching a treatment that may cure tinnitus.

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