Earache is more common in children. It can be caused by any infection in the ear, enlarged adenoid, injury, throat infection, sinusitis, change in pressure (as flying in the plane), earwax, or any referred pain. Earache can be associated with high fever, discharge from the ear, headache, drooping of the facial muscle. Homoeopathic physician manages such cases by complete case record which includes maism, other related signs, and symptoms, modalities, etc. They frequently prescribe medicines like Aconite, Arsenicum album, Arsenicum iodatum, Belladonna, Capsicum, Calcarea sulph, Calcarea carbonica, Calcareaiodatum, Ferrum phosphoricum, Ferrum metallicum, Natrum sulphuricum, Mercuriusdulcis, Pulsatilla, Silicea, Sulphur, etc
Hot application, Garlic oil, Ginger extract, can be used for management of earache. Mullein oil is also effective for earache.