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How long does it take an ear infection to get better after taking a five day antibiotic?

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Dr. Neil Giddings
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Several days

Pain should resolve quickly, but blocked feeling may persist for many weeks.
If blocked feeling does not resolve in 3-4 weeks, should see ENT doctor.

In brief: Several days

Pain should resolve quickly, but blocked feeling may persist for many weeks.
If blocked feeling does not resolve in 3-4 weeks, should see ENT doctor.
Dr. Neil Giddings
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Dr. Steven Hill
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Should be better

Your symptoms should be much better by day 3 and completely resolved by day 10.

In brief: Should be better

Your symptoms should be much better by day 3 and completely resolved by day 10.
Dr. Steven Hill
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