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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
It might: The nerve that brings sensation to the face passes through a canal in the skull close to the middle ear, so inflammation there could cause nerve sympt... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Tingling: An ear infection can produce pain on the side of your face and head, but usually not tingling of the face, unless the infection is producing swelling... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: The ear infection dose not cause itching in roof of mouth ,it cause pain on side of ear.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Ear Infection: You can take tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen to help with pain. Take whatever oral or topical antibiotics that your provider prescribed for the r... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Yourself to a doc: For temporary relief you can apply a heating pad to the side of your head where the ear hurts. It can give transient relief. If it is truly an infecti... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Tylor
Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 19 years experience
Generally yes: In most cases it should be fine... But: if you have an outer ear infection (swimmer's ear), avoid swimming. If you have a middle ear infection, be c... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Clindamycin: Yes the drug may be used for otitis.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Confirm/ treat: You help yourself by having it confirmed as a treatable form of ear infection (some are viral and self heal).Then you follow the treatment plan and us... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Heat: Often kids have some releaf if they put their hurt ear down on a heating pad or compress at a low heat level. The diffuse heat messages going to the b... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Knox
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 37 years experience
Ear Infection: Most ear infections follow a viral upper respiratory tract infection. Over the counter nasal decongestant sprays may help open up your eustachian tube... Read More

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