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Good home remedy for ear infection?

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Dr. William Culviner answered

Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Depends: There are several types of ear infections. Inner, middle , and external or outer. You need to be specific when asking a question. The typical swimmer's ear is an outer infection. You can treat that with a 50:50 mixture of isopropyl alcohol and clear vinegar( acetic acid) applied with an ear syringe 2-3 times a day. If that doesn't work in 7 days, see ENT doctor.

Answered 6/10/2014

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