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Suffering from bad cold. Fluid running out in ears. Had Locorten-vioform drops. What is the cause?

Hi. I have had a bad cold for the last 11 days which has spread to my ears causing severe pain in both ears and my jaw, i have redish fluid constantly running out of both ears and i am almost totally deaf in both ears now. My nurse gave me Locorten - vioform drops which i started using yesterday morning, should i still be feeling this way after 48 hours?
Asked On : Mon, 15 Apr 2013
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
You have developed ear infection after cold.
you can start with oral antibiotics for proper control of infection as ear pain is not settling down after 2 days of ear drops and having discharge.
You can take--
Tab. Amoxicillin +Clavulinic acid 625 mg three times a day (antibiotic)
Also start---
Tab. Chymoral forte three times a day
Tab. Diclofenac 50 mg three times a day
Tab. Ebastine/Loratidine +Phenylephereine /pseudoephedrine twice daily
Tab. paracetamol sos (if required for pain or fever)
continue ear drops
Answered: Mon, 15 Apr 2013
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Cardiologist Dr. Anantharamakrishnan's  Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

Fluid from both ears is an ominous sign
48 hours is sufficient to improve...
You MUST see ENT specialist - you will need an antibiotic which should cover anaerobes / permanent deafness must be guarded against......

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Tue, 16 Apr 2013
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Allergist and Immunologist Dr. Suman Kumar's  Response
acte infection
Start with antibitics cefixime 200 mg bd for 5 days
add fexofenadine 120 mg bd
sp tossex 1 tsf night
apply neosporin h eye ointment in nose
2 drops of sea water in each nostril night
put neosporin h ear drops
will take 3 week to recver
stop antibiotics ater 5 days and continue others for 3 wk
Answered: Tue, 16 Apr 2013
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