What can be done at home to treat earache?
During the initial monitoring period, some home-care measures to relieve earache could include applying a warm compress to the affected ear, resting in an upright position (rather than lying down), and chewing to reduce the pressure. Over-the-counter ear drops or painkillers may also help.
Author: Lauren Donley
First answered: 05 Dec 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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