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Really bad ear pain. Blocked ears and jaw pain. No fever and

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Really bad ear pain. Blocked ears and jaw pain.
JA: Are you experiencing any dizziness? Do you have a fever?
Customer: No fever and slight dizziness. Tried eardrops makes pain worse.
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No thanks.


Thanks for posting your query.

I am Dr.Ratkin and I am pleased to assist you.

Your age and gender?

How long you have these symptoms?

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
Hi I'm a female and 38Had them for about 4 days now.In a lot of ear pain. Tried antibiotic ear drops making the pain worse.

Pain in both the ears?

Any discharge from the ear?

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
In the right ear mainly. Bit in both. Water from the right ear.

Do you have allergy issues?

Sinus issues?

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
No never suffered with that.

You can take the following for relief-

1. Aleve

2. Sudafed

Also do Valsalva maneuver (breathe out by pinching your nose and closing your mouth).

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
I've tried all those
Customer: replied 2 days ago.
Also tried the balloon to help the ear

You have taken Aleve and Sudafed also?

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
They are bot working im still in a lot of pain.

Examination of your ear done?

Customer: replied 2 days ago.

Did you take Augmentin?

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
at the walk in centre. No I haven't taken augmentin.

The following may be taken

1. Augmentin 625 twice a day for 5 days - This will eradicate the infection

2. (Brufen + Tylenol) - This will reduce the inflammation and pain

3. Sudafed - This will reduce the congestion in the ear

The combination of these three will provide good relief.

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
I have all the rest bar augmentin
How do I get this please ? Many thanks.

You need prescription for that.

You can get the prescription from your primary care physician.

Customer: replied 2 days ago.
I cant get a doctor's appointment hence why I'm using this service in the first place.

This website does not have the option of giving prescription.

This website is meant only for patient education and second opinion.

You can visit ER and get a prescription.

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