Ear Blockage / Wax Blockage

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which doctor should I see for treatment of ear blockage?

You should visit an ENT specialist for ear blockage.

2. Can I use cotton earbuds to remove earwax on a regular basis?

Excess earwax usually falls off on its own and does not require manual removal with earbuds. In fact, earbuds may push the wax deeper down the external ear canal, making it more difficult to fall out naturally.

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I got up a few days ago and took a bath and a couple hours after My ears feeling clog and the clog comes and go in both ears and a mild pain in both jaw bone, what can cause this to happen
Joan57 Thursday, April 17, 2014
I have a big problem. My 3months old baby has an ear infection. Our ent doctor gave us an eardrops .my problem is there is a blockage in my sons ear which is the dried blood and pus im worried that the drops is not absorb in his affected part of the ear..what should i do? Thankyou
Kanemaverick Sunday, February 9, 2014
why my ears are blocked when my lunch is delayed or skipped?
newfazil1234 Sunday, June 10, 2012
could you find the reason? I have this problem too since couple of months ago. it is weird
zbg465 Friday, September 6, 2013
Hi.........My Husband's ears are block 24/7 they have been for 4 - 5 years we have been to every Dr. we could think of and no one can fine out what is wrong he says it's just like going up in an airplane but they donot unblock can anyone help
Ladydi Wednesday, February 15, 2012
My ear always been block with hardened ear wax. So my doctor ask me to use baby oil to softened it after several days. I can feel a bit watery in my ear, check it with cotton swap and it fills with mainly yellowish ear wax and a bit of blood. What could be the problem?
nza3108 Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Had this ear blockage at the left ear since like 2 or 3 days ago. How can I get rid of this? There's like echo.
th-ousandwords Sunday, January 2, 2011
my ears feels like water had drawn into them for exactly two weeks now. what could be the problem
ms10304 Thursday, November 18, 2010
I have severe ear blockage when i got up after a sleep.This problem is continuing for the last 15 years or so.If i take elegra and betesonal tablets in the night , i get a immediate relief from this condition.As soon as i stop using these medicines the problem returns.I have consulted several ENT specialists,however no permanent cure is found yet.Is there any way i can get rid of this problem?
rauny Thursday, October 21, 2010
My left ear also had such kind of the problem for almost a year. I don't know the reason since then. But when I swallow, the blockage of the left ear will be relief for a while. It makes me very bother. anyone can help me. Pls send a mail to me Thro'
masatowu Wednesday, March 30, 2011
i woke up this morning and had an ear blockage on my left ear. and i tried all the home remedies but they dont seem to work. and i just went to see a doctor. he only give me ear drops and said i shud come back for syringing on thursday. will this help in any way?
nfino89 Sunday, October 17, 2010
saurabharchana Monday, August 23, 2010

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