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Is there anything I can do to deal with the pain of otitis externa?
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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Pain meds?
Have you tried some oral pain meds, like tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen? There are some ear drops that have anesthetic in them there are also ear drops with steroids, which work as an antiflammatory to help reduce pain and swelling.

In brief: Pain meds?
Have you tried some oral pain meds, like tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen? There are some ear drops that have anesthetic in them there are also ear drops with steroids, which work as an antiflammatory to help reduce pain and swelling.
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
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Dr. Michael Armstrong
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: See an ENT
For more details, see my patient information sheet at http://www.
Richmondent.Com/assets/downloads/ear-nose-throat/ears-hearing/swimmers-ear.Pdf.

In brief: See an ENT
For more details, see my patient information sheet at http://www.
Richmondent.Com/assets/downloads/ear-nose-throat/ears-hearing/swimmers-ear.Pdf.
Dr. Michael Armstrong
Dr. Michael Armstrong
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