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Water stuck in ear overnight. Feel it moving around but not coming out. No pain just uncomfortable. Any suggestions?

Water stuck in ear overnight. Feel it moving around but not coming out. No pain just uncomfortable. Any suggestions?

Swimmer's ear: See your doctor to get ear drop with corticosteroid, antibiotic and anifungal in it . To read more about swimmer's ear click this--> https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000622.htm Have queries and want to shoot me an e-mail click this --> https://www.healthtap.com/experts/12714048-dr-vahe-yetimyan ...Read more

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What can I do for water stuck in my ears?

What can I do for water stuck in my ears?

Rubbing alcohol: A mixture of one part vinegar and one part rubbing alcohol poured into the ear can help it to dry. Some recommend just rubbing alcohol. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have water stuck in my ear for 4 days now. I don't want to go to my doctor so what can I do to get it out?

I have water stuck in my ear for 4 days now. I don't want to go to my doctor so what can I do to get it out?

Wax-Vac: There is an 'as-seen-on-tv' device called the waxvac that is made just for this purpose. I have never used one personally, but they sell them at bed bath & beyond. ...Read more

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Had the flu 1st week in jan. Did nasal irrigation 2nd week in feb. & water got stuck in ears. Still feeling sinus pain in nose and ear pressure. ?

Had the flu 1st week in jan. Did nasal irrigation 2nd week in feb. & water got stuck in ears. Still feeling sinus pain in nose and ear pressure. ?

Persisting SInus Sxs: Most cold/flu episodes are treated symptomatically with decongestants, cough meds, tylenol, etc. Since they are usually caused by viruses not responding to antibiotics. However, if you are experiencing increased sinus and ear symptoms more than two weeks after the infection began, you may have developed a secondary bacterial infection needing antibiotics. See your pmd. ...Read more

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I hear crackling in my right ear when my head tilts, like water is stuck in my ear but persistent. It started 4 days ago, stopped, then returned. What could cause this?

I hear crackling in my right ear when my head tilts, like water is stuck in my ear but persistent. It started 4 days ago, stopped, then returned. What could cause this?

Serous otitis: You likely have a serous otitis media. This means there is fluid behind the eardrum. Talk with your ent. Some would treat with antibiotics while others would suggest just giving it time to resolve on its own. ...Read more

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Did nasal irrigation (like neti pot) in feb. And water got stuck in my ears. Water is gone but ear pressure remains that was not present before. Why?

Probable Eustachian : Either the saline irritated the eustachian tube or some of the irrigant got into the middle ear. It is not clear how long it may take to clear but in children may take 3months. The sensation may also be from the illness that started the process in the first place. ...Read more