Common disorders of the inner ear

This CPD module provides an overview of common disorders of the inner ear, including management options and OTC recommendations.


This module will provide an overview of common disorders of the inner ear.

Learning objectives

After reading this module, pharmacy technicians will be able to:   

  • Identify common conditions that affect the inner ear 
  • Explain the management options and possible complications if the problem is left unchecked
  • Advise those patients who present a prescription or ask for an OTC recommendation
    for such problems.