A 21-year-old male asked:
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I have to wait 5 days to get to the hospital. if i took debrox for 4 days and i still have wax in my ears, will i start to lose hearing or something?

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Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
No,but the wax: buildup needs to be removed. See an ENT Dr or go to ER.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
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