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Why Do My Ears Feel Stuffy And Clogged
Stuffy, clogged ears: It is not uncommon for ears to feel stuffy and clogged when allergies flare up, when you experience a change in altitude or during the course of a cold. Sometimes this can happen as an ear infection evolves. This is from dysfunction of the eustachian tube. Treatment does not always lead to immediate resolution, and can include antihistamines, nasal antinflammatories, and oral steroids. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Sinusitis: You may have sinusitis due to allergies which causes your nose to run, causing a post nasal drip and cough. Also the mucus can backflow into your ears and cause diminished hearing or a clogged up feeling. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Unknown: But some people with high blood pressure experience symptoms like what you describe, including headaches, a full feeling in the head, and throbbing or full sensation of the ears. This might mean that your blood pressure needs better control! ...Read moreGet help now ›
My ears have been clogged for months now and i can pop them any time i want but still don't feel relief also I have ringing in my ears what is wrong?
I think the problem: Is in your throat or nose, not in your ear. Sounds like the eustachian tube is blocked by swelling caused by infection or allergy. See an ENT specialist if otc antihistamines and nasal sprays don't help. ...Read moreGet help now ›
My ears feel clogged and gets very sharp pains .My ears are soar? My ears are soar and have very sharp pains what should I do
You : You may be dealing with an ear infection (otitis media), a sinus infection, or even cerumen impaction (wax stuck in your ears). The only way to be sure is to visit your doctor for a complete exam. In the meantime try sudafed and advil or tylenol for the pain. Best of luck. ...Read moreGet help now ›
My ears constantly feel clogged or inflamed. Is there a way to perhaps get rid of this problem, maybe by somehow cleaning them out? And if so, how?
See your physician: Some people make increased cerumen which is the wax-like secretion of the glands of the ear canal. This gets inflammed and sometimes infected. It is best to be examined and the cerumen extracted and they a topical program suggested. Do not try to use q-tips as they increase the problem. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Many possibilities: How long has this has been going on and is there a history of an infection or allergies? However, a clogged ear, if not related to wax could be something in the middle ear like a hole in the ear drum, fluid in the middle ear or other middle ear lesions/masses. Sometimes, hearing loss due to middle ear bone problems or inner ear nerve/sensory problems could be involved. You need to see md to check. ...Read moreGet help now ›
My ears are clogged i did everything it feels like water is stuck i heard peroxide and water will work is it safe to do?
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Normal: This is related to eustachian tube dysfuntion. You can try clearing your ears with the valsalva manuever (also used in diving). Afrin before the flight may help, yawing, chewing gum can help as well. All of these attempt to allow the eustachian tube to open to relieve the pressure. ...Read moreGet help now ›
My ears feel clogged as if i'm going through the mountains and my ears are about to pop. I've used debrox but nothing. What else can I do?
ETD: It sounds like you are having trouble equalizing the pressure in your middle ear. This often creates a fullness, like you want to pop or clear your ears. It is called eustachian tube dysfunction (etd). Decongestant either sprayed into the nose or taken orally can alleviate this problem. Sometimes your doctor needs to examine this and treat with other rx if no success with otc rx. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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