Heart Disease Community
Ringing in ears related to blockage in arteries?
About This Community:

A community of people with Heart Disease to guide and support your heart-health journey. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences: symptoms, nutrition, and management.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Ringing in ears related to blockage in arteries?

I have had this high pitched ringing in my right ear for about a year, it is there 24/7 never goes away.
I have heard that it could be a blockage in the coronary artery but I can not really find anything that connects the 2.
Does anyone know if this is true? Or where I could get information on this?
Blank
1089281_tn?1314571114
uHHHH KC ID SAY ROCK CONCERTS DID IT!!!!  U WERE SITTING TO CLOSE TO THE BAND!!!! LAFFIN HAVE A GOOD DAY
Related Discussions
7 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
237039_tn?1264261657
It is true.  I have had this for so long now and in both ears.  There are so many different causes of tinnitis, but it is reason to seek medical advice.  This can be related to medications, high blood pressure, coronary artery disease and the list goes on and on.  It could be nothing at all or a reason to do some further testing.  Thankfully, I know it's there, it just has not become problematic to me yet.  Take care, Ally
Blank
237039_tn?1264261657
Your question got me to googling again about this.  Seems that one of my meds (Metoprolol) comes with a side effect that is rare, but then I always end up with the rare stuff.  At any rate that may be the cause of this constant ringing I have.  I have used Metoprolol for years now and it can cause a ringing in the ears after long term use.  Check with your doctor if your ringing becomes worrisome. Take care, Ally
Blank
1089281_tn?1314571114
My ears have been ringing 24-7 since July  1984...laffin.. used to it now.. I had high BP and Atril Fib both///Afib is fixed and Bp is treated.. however, its my opinion that M60 and Bradley tanks, chain saws, and shooting rifles when hunting caused mine.. Im very hard of hearing now.. in other words... thinking I was bullet proof when I was young and being dumb and not protecting my ears caused mine in my opinion....I think there is a multitude of things that can cause it... Claytex
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Thanks for your replies!!!
I am going to mention this to my EP cardioligist.
I do not take any medications.
I have been to ENT and have Very little hearing loss, he stuck a tube up my nose and into throat to make sure there weren't any tumors ( thank god no tumor). Had MRI to make sure there was not a tumor in the brain (thank god there wasn't one).
Maybe I just went to, too many rock concerts as a young adult!!!!
thanks again Kimmie
Blank
1089281_tn?1314571114
uHHHH KC ID SAY ROCK CONCERTS DID IT!!!!  U WERE SITTING TO CLOSE TO THE BAND!!!! LAFFIN HAVE A GOOD DAY
Blank
212161_tn?1418434895
my dad went to cardio dr for same reason and yes it was a small blockage in his neck area, hes just taking aspirn. good luck with yours
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
thanks
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Top Heart Disease Answerers
63984_tn?1385441539
Blank
Flycaster305
97303, OR
976897_tn?1379171202
Blank
ed34
watford, United Kingdom
159619_tn?1318997813
Blank
erijon
Salt Lake City, UT
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
skydnsr
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Occupant
IL
11548417_tn?1423126466
Blank
Ger57
Netherlands
Blank
BloodPressure Tracker
Monitor Your Blood Pressure
Start Tracking Now
Blank
HeartRhythm Tracker
Track your Heart Condition
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
363281_tn?1353103243
Blank
SassyLassie commented on photo
Apr 16
463897_tn?1342704822
Blank
MH Community Mgr commented on photo
Apr 16
363281_tn?1353103243
Blank
SassyLassie commented on photo
Apr 16
Heart Disease Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Heart Disease Answerers
63984_tn?1385441539
Blank
Flycaster305
97303, OR
976897_tn?1379171202
Blank
ed34
watford, United Kingdom
159619_tn?1318997813
Blank
erijon
Salt Lake City, UT
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
skydnsr
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Occupant
IL
11548417_tn?1423126466
Blank
Ger57
Netherlands