A 16-year-old male asked:
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i had water in my ear so i used ear drops for swimmers ear. now i can't hear and the drops are stuck in my ear.

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Dr. Daniel Saurborn
22 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Get ear checked.: If your over the counter remedy hasn't fixed the problem, and you have lost your hearing then you definitely need to have a doctor peer inside your ear to make sure that you haven't developed a hole in your ear drum, or gotten a middle ear infection. Your doctor may prescribe an antibiotic ear drop if necessary.
Answered on Mar 19, 2017
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