Once agreed with Scouse and a LibDem at same time
- Dec 22, 2003
It's unlikely to be COVID, and more likely to be one of the treatments that gets used in ICU:Here they go again, one man with SUSPECTED covid caused hearing loss and its a headline.
Aminoglycoside antibiotics can save lives, but the drugs can also cause hearing loss because of the toxic effect they have on sensory cells in the ear
Gentamicin is recommended for use in patients who have severe hospital acquired pneumonia, see below:
Sadly "Patient suffers from rare side effect of treatment" is a bit less scary than blaming it on the 'rona.