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What can i put in my ear to get rid of wax: baby oil, hydrogen peroxide, or something else?

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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Debrox: Debrox is an otc solution that helps to soften and clear wax, and a bulb syringe can help to clear it. However, if you have any concerns, see your doctor, as they should be able to clear it for you.
Dr. Brian Nichol
Anesthesiology 30 years experience
Mineral Oil: Mineral oil will dissolve ear wax deposits over time.

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Last updated Oct 29, 2013

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