A 34-year-old male asked:
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My ears get blocked with wax once per year. What can I do to stop this happening? I don't put anything in and have tried drops and oil with no success.

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Dr. Olivia Liao
30 years experience in Ophthalmology
Not sure which drops: Your were using but debrox seems to be favored by ENT specialists. http://www.webmd.com/drugs/drug-16340-debrox+otic.aspx?drugid=16340;drugname=debrox+otic.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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