Earache was due to referred pain
secondary to active throat infection
. The pain usually aggravates while swollowing. Pain in the roof of the mouth on the affected side is due to active infection spreading to nasopharynx. Take Tab.Azithromycin
500mg two times a day for 5 days along with a combination of Tab. Aceclofenac 200mg & Tab Paracetamol
500mg two times a day for 5 days. All three drugs are to be taken after meals. Tab. Rabeprazole
20mg two times a day, 1 hour before meals for 5 days will prevent gastritis induced by these drugs. Warm saline gargling & steam inhalation will also help.