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Ear clogged after swimmin
Hi Bith my ears got clogged due to water after swimming yesterday, though some water came out but it is still clogged, leading to a headache now. Please advice
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Dr. Jyoti Talukdar
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Eustachean tube block or infection.  Consult a ENT specialist
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Dr. (Colonel) A.K Mehta
General Physician 35 yrs exp Pune
The most likely problem is Eustachean Tube Catarrh. Use Saline Nasal Drops (Otrivin) in nose, Steam inhalation and do valsalva manouvre ie pull in air in mouth, pinch the nose & blow air in ears by tightly locking the lips.
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If not relieved, consult an ENT specialist.
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Be careful about secondary infection
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