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bicarbonate of soda ear drops

A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
May be normal: During process of wax removal may sustain mild trauma causing pain. Follow with ent.
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Dr. Olivia Liao
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Go back: This could be expected but go back to get the loosened wax removed and double check that the eardrum is okay.
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam answered
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Cerumen impaction: Extubated ear tubes are a common cause of cerumen impaction as tubes are foreign bodies to the ear canal. Return to ENT to have your ears clean out un ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Soften Ear Wax: Sodium bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) ear drops are used to soften dry or hardened earwax. Use three or four drops twice daily for 3-5 days. Each ti ... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Sodium Bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate): is used to soften dry and hardened earwax.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ear pain : Go see an ENT doctor as soon as possible for exam and cleaning of the ear canal. There could be issues with bacterial infection, fungal infection, or ... Read More
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keri Mcfarlane
22 years experience Family Medicine
Ears: I would stop the drops as it sounds as if it has irritated her ear canals. It sounds as if the problem is coming from the inside - meaning behind her ... Read More
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Dr. Reid Holtzclaw-swan
25 years experience Internal Medicine
ENT re-evaluation: I would go back and see your ENT doc and have them check it out.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Devin Cunning
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Otitis externa: The wax most likely softened and is now abutting the tympanic membrane (ear drum) or occluding the ear canal. Moisture accumulating behind the obstru ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
39 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Possibe fluid in ear: You should have your ear checked by your primary care physician. You may need further test or medication.
A male asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
See your doctor: A condition not getting better with your treatment should be evaluated by your physician. There may be a hole in the eardrum; a physican can also eva ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ear drops overnight?: What kind of ear drops are you applying? Doctor prescribed?
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Why are: Why are you using ear drops. Sounds like inflammation or infection of external ear canal. See ENT doc for exam.

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