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Song BB, Anderson DJ, Schacht J

Protection from gentamicin ototoxicity by iron chelators in guinea pig in vivo

J Pharmacol Exp Ther (Jul) 282:369-377 1997

Now that we're giving many dialysis patients intravenous iron on a regular basis, one wonders whether the incidence of ototoxicity with aminoglycosides might conceivably be somewhat increased (no evidence of this that I know of). (jtd)

The abstract of this paper is available from the National Library of Medicine's PubMed site: click here .