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How should i treat an ear canal infection (otitis externa)?

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Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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Pediatrics 28 years experience
See below: This type of ear infection is treated with prescription antibiotic ear drops. The otc swimmer's ear drops can help prevent swimmer's ear, but they are not effective treatment.

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