A 28-year-old male asked:
my daughter has an ear infection. i gave here claritin (loratadine) for her nose 5 hours ago. can i giver her acetaminophen now for the pain?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Ashraf Abdel Azeem answered
36 years experience Pediatrics
Ear infection: Yes, you can. All medical therapies (ie, decongestants, antihistamines, mucolytics, nsaids) have not provided measurable short- or long-term improvements in patients with ear infection only antibiotics therapy has provided measurable benefits. You have to see your pediatrician soon.
Answered on Apr 20, 2014
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