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Is Debrox Drops Okay For People With Ear Tubes
I have bilat ear tubes. The right ear tube is clogged. Can this be done with ear drops? Instead of replacing the tube?
Maybe: An ENT doc can also sometimes push a tiny probe through the tube opening to remove the clog. Adults that are willing to sit still for the procedure find this a simple process, many kids will cooperate for it also. ...Read more
I have new ear tubes, one week, and i put refresh advanced eye drops in my ear by mistake. Any harm?
No worries at all: There is no harm done!Get a more detailed answer ›
Pink eye in right eye.If i start drops tomorrow will I have to cancel my ear tubes surgery thursday?No fever my eyes just pink n feels some thingsinit
Possibly: There can be bad bacterial pink eyes that you would not have surgery with. Why are the tubes not being put in in the office in someone your age? ...Read more
Question: In general, a ventilation tube inserted into the ear drum for removal of fluid or to prevent recurrent ear infections should not hurt. Sometimes when water gets into the ear canal or antibiotic drops are inserted, they may possibly cause discomfort. Rarely the tube is pressing on the ear canal skin. Talk to your surgeon and ask him to reassure you. ...Read more
Like No Tubes: When the tubes stop working, your child is now back to natural ear function. Thus if if btheir eustachian tubes have matured, there will be much less liklihood of ear infections. If not, the infections will start again. Do not overeact! the tubes need replaced only if frequent ear infections occur. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer