A 17-year-old male asked:
I have a very bad ear infection.i am taking amoxicillin with clavulonic acid.but the pain is extremely severe.can i take two ibuprofen 600mg atonce?
1 doctor answer • 6 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 12 years experience
No!: Not unless you also want to deal with the pain of a stomach ulcer. There is a prescription topical medicine that you can drop into your ear called antipyrine/benzocaine that will help numb the pain. You should call the doctor that diagnosed the ear infection and ask for it.
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Last updated May 15, 2018
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