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No, I am sorry, but mineral oil will not be an effective treatment for an ear infection.
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Your question is a bit vague.  First, it depends on the TYPE of ear infection (there are many different kinds). If the breast-feeding...
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You need to see an ear specialist (ENT) for a higher-level medical examination. Having ear pain or an ear infection for 2.5 months is not a pleasant...
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An ear infection is usually treatable, and permanent damage to the ear or to the hearing is much less common today with proper treatment. Treatment...
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It would depend on the type of ear infection: a MIDDLE ear infection, or an EXTERNAL ear infection (Swimmer's ear). Yes, it is possible.Swimming...
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Well the Scientific name of a fungal ear infection is (Otomycosis), which is most common in warm climates and usually contracted by those...
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In most cases, a draining ear (otorrhea) in someone with tubes, the infection is treated with a prescription antibiotic ear drop like Ciprodex or...
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An earache from a cold can be a sharp, dull, or burning pain that can range from mild to very painful. Even if the trapped fluid in the ear is not...
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The last five day treatment is probably azithromycin - an antibiotic that you take for five days, but stays working for ten. This drug is convenient...
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What KIND of ear infection? The only one that may benefit from an injection of a potent steroid would be an inner ear infection (dizzy, vertigo...
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Assuming you are talking about a MIDDLE ear infection, you should have experienced relief in three days...IF, (a) you were properly and accurately...
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You will need to see your medical provider right away. This is not something you can accurately diagnose or effectively treat at home. A pimple may...
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You do need to be re-examined, but not at the ER. You should try and see an ENT specialist or at least, a primary care provider in their office. The...
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The plugged feeling may have nothing to do with the infection at this point, but related to a Eustachian tube that is not regulating middle ear...
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Not all (middle) ear infections respond to amoxicillin, and because you could not take the recommend dosage, you are going to need an alternative...