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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Suggest treatment for ear infection

My husband just started azithromycin for a ear infection we where wanting
To try to get pregnant in a couple of days ( while I'm ovulating) should
We wait until next month to try due to the antibiotics?? Just wasn't sure
If it could affect his sperm ???
Thu, 24 Apr 2014
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Welcome in H.C.M.

Regarding your query for ear infection of your husband and use of Azithromycin for treatment of infection. Probably you are interested to know about it's effect on sperms. Probably Azithromycin is not going to harm the sperms s no need to postphoned your programe.

Regarding treatment point of view your husband should do-

1- Keep ear clean and dry.

2- Use ear drop having antibiotic + anti fungal + steroids.

3- Keep ear plugged with cotton.

Probably your query is being answered.

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