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hi, i have ear infection in both of my ears im pregnant they gave me amoxilin & sudafed which havent worked can i use ear drops or go doc to open them?

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Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience Family Medicine
Plan: Because of your medications I suggest that you have middle ear infection, and this take 1-2 weeks for successful recovery. Drops helpful for external otitis. You can help yourself using NS for nasal washing OTC 2-3 times a day. And you can find OTC medicine with name Sinex nasal spray. It's open your nose and your ears!!
Answered on Feb 24, 2017

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