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Ear pain problem since 4 days - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help u
User :   goodmorning sir
Doctor :   Please proceed
Doctor :   Good morning
User :   i want to ask u about my wifes ear pain problems
Doctor :   Ok
User :   she is suffering from earpain since 4 days
Doctor :   ok
User :   it is left side
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I will help u in this
Doctor :   can i ask few Q
User :   ya
Doctor :   wats her age
User :   ask
User :   31
Doctor :   does she had or have any cold or running nose
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   but little pain in the throat
Doctor :   does she have any swelling behind or near the ear
User :   no
Doctor :   does she have sinus problem
User :   ya sometimes
Doctor :   does she clean her ears regularly
Doctor :   wax removal
User :   but no headack now
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does she clean her ears regularly
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is this the first time she had this
Doctor :   or before also she had
User :   no but several times during cold season
Doctor :   any discharge from the ears ?
User :   no
Doctor :   did she use buds or hair pins to clean it
User :   ya
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any minor bleeding from the ears
User :   no
Doctor :   or inthe buds
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does she have nasal block or cold effects
Doctor :   is she using any medications or ear drops
User :   ya from yesterday
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   as per history Subrat
Doctor :   the ear pain is due to
Doctor :   1. Ear Wax
Doctor :   2. Cold effect- nasal block and cold climatic condition
Doctor :   so i will advice her few medical tips to over come it
Doctor :   is that fine
User :   ya sure
Doctor :   1. First and the fore most not to use hair pins for ear cleaning
User :   ya
Doctor :   this can damage the ear drums and its always dangerous
User :   ya
Doctor :   2. can use soft hair buds (jhonson) 2 times in a week
User :   ya
Doctor :   need to dip this buds in a ear soution which i will prescribe it to yu
User :   ya
Doctor :  
2. Use Tab. Sumo- Cold once for 2 days after food
Doctor :  
one in morning and one in evening
User :   ya
Doctor :  
2. Use OTOREX ear drops for wax cleaning
Doctor :  
4-5 drops, 2 times a day
Doctor :   in morining and in nite
User :   ya
Doctor :need to clean the ear with the soft buds in the morning ( bud dipped in otorex ear drops)
User :   ya
Doctor :   are yu sure there is no foreign material in the ear
Doctor :   like cotton or any others
User :   ya sure
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   but need to use this Otorex ear drops once the pain has subsided
User :   ya
Doctor :it should not be used in acute pain full conditions
User :   ya
Doctor :   steam inhalation with SINAREST vasocaps will help her
User :   ya
Doctor :   to relive nasal blocks and cold
Doctor :   even Vicks respules is fine
User :   ya
Doctor :   how is the nasal block is more or moderate
User :   more with throat pain
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   she may also need a course of antibiotics
User :   ya
Doctor :   for the throat pain and infection
Doctor :   but they are not over the counter
User :   ya
Doctor :   so i cant prescribe that for you
Doctor :   gargling with warm salt water will help her to reduce the throat pain
User :   she is also suffering from hypothyroid and taking medicines for it
Doctor :   ok
User :   since last 5 days
Doctor :   i know that Subrat
Doctor :   let her continue the medications for Hypothyoidism
User :   ya
Doctor :   its very important, not to stop these medications
Doctor :   Use boiled and cooled water only
User :   ya
Doctor :   reduce the amount of spicy and oily foods
User :   ya
User :   should i give her roxikind 150 for 5 days?
Doctor :   she can take it
Doctor :  
two times a days after food for 5 days
User :   ya
Doctor :   i will give her fews good diet tips for hypothyroidism
User :   ya tell
Doctor :  
Make sure the thyroid levels are checked regularly
Doctor :   so your medication is kept at the correct dosage
User :   ya
Doctor :   thyroid test need to be monitored at least every 6 months
User :   now she is taking 25 mcg
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Overall diet should contain high protein (whole grain cereals), vitamins and minerals, moderate carbohydrate content, and less fat
Doctor :   Take plenty of water 10 รข?? 12 glasses of water per day
User :   ya
Doctor :   is she veg or mixed diet
Doctor :   is she veg or mixed diet ???
User :   ya
User :   ya
Doctor :   is she veg or mixed diet ???

User :   ya
Doctor :   please mention wether she is vegetarinar or non vegetarian
Doctor :   i need give her diet advice
Doctor :   based on that
Doctor :   are yu there
User :   what is moderateca
Doctor :   in realation to wat ?
Doctor :   are ylu there
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