Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

unblock eustachian tubes

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Valsalva maneuver: If you do not have a cold and if you do not have any pus in your nose, you can try to pop your ears with both nostrils pinched tightly and with mouth ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anna Meyer
18 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Time: You can try popping your ears, but mostly it is just a matter of time. 50% of people no longer have fluid that is causing the hearing loss at one mont ... Read More
7
7 thanks
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pablo Arango
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Allergies?: Usually allergies are the cause of chronic eustachian tube disfunction. Rarely, enlarged adenoids, or a nasopharyngeal mass could be the caue.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Eustachian tube dysf: The length of Eustachian tube dysfx depends on the original reason why the tube was blocked or not functioning in the first place. If it is a cold: ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
35 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : You may be able to have them opened if not badly scarred. You may need to see an infertility specialist.
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Actually there is a slightly higher pregnancy rate in women within 3 months of having an hsg. Sometimes pushing dye through can unblock a tube. Usuall ... Read More
5
5 thanks
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
26 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes and No: They can clog with persistant drainage after the procedure or if there is an infection after placement. This can be treated with antibiotic drops - so ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Field
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Ear tube issues: The two terms relate to the state of the eustacian tube and the consequences of that state.The patuous description implies the eustacian tube does not ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
There is no Natural: Treatment to unblock your tubes if they are indeed both completely blocked, sometimes surgery can unblock them, sometimes it cannot and u would need i ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Sometimes yes!: It depends on the patient and the reason the tube(s) is (are) blocked. Tubal cannulation under fluoroscopy and by hysteroscopy have both been studied ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Matos
44 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
A little if allergic: If you have allergy and your ear pressure it caused by allergic swelling then it may help some. Adding an aerosol nasal spray may also help (only 2 av ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Decongestants: The best methods include using decongestants like sudafed, mucus thinners like mucinex, (guaifenesin) & nasal sprays like Neo-Synephrine or afrin. ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Kim
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hearing loss + more: Eustachian tube dysfunction means your ears cannot properly equalize its pressure. So ear fullness is common. It also impairs the conduction of sound ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Is the same: Normally the eustachian tube that connects middle ear to nasopharygeal area , remain closed in this condition it opens intermittently opens
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Sonohysterogram: Specialized sonohysterography techniques to evaluate the Fallopian tubes have been described, but there has not been widespread adoption. A standar ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: If they are blocked surgery may or may not be able to unblock them, depending on how abd they are blocked and what shape they are in sometimes they bo ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: Pcos is not in any way related to fallopian tubes. Pcos is hormonal in nature. It can affect ovulation. But it does not block or cause scarring of the ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. George T Tsai
26 years experience General Surgery
Disease Complication: Simple appendectomy has a very low risk for long term complication. However, if the appendix has perforated before surgery, regional peritonitis can ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ladan Zinati
27 years experience Dentistry
See an ENT: There are products in the market that you can buy over the counter which can loosen the wax and remove it. If that does not help, then you need to see ... Read More
6
6 thanks
A member asked:
Dr. Edward Ramirez
35 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: Fallopian tubes cannot grow back. There are organs in the human body that can but a woman's tubes cannot unfortunately.
1
1 thank
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Loury
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Not usually: If anything afrin (oxymetazoline) helps to open the et opening making it easier on the ears during diving and descending on planes. It may make it to ... Read More
1
1 comment
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Moshe Usadi
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: This should go away after your tube is unblocked. If it doesn't in a few days please see a doctor.
1
1 thank
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Lets look inside: We'd need to look inside. It's probably wax try some ear drops to soften things up. It may fall out on its own. Don't use qtips. You may puncture ... Read More
13
13 thanks
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Unlikely: two common things and may occur together with one NOT causing the other!
2
2 comments
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month