5 Home Remedies on Earache for Children & Adults

Ear pain is something which will not allow to sleep peacefully. Ear infection is very common amongst the children. There are many possible causes of ear pains as mentioned below.

The most common ear infection is acute otitis media or a middle ear infection. In this case, due to infection, the middle ear get inflamed and the fluid blocked behind the eardrum causes the pain. There are after effects of ear infection, such as - fever, discharge from ear, fever etc.

Experts say - in case of ear infections, in spite of antibiotics, pain management should be focused. There are ayurvedic home remedies which are effective and the same are mentioned below.

Causes of Earache

* Dust
* Earwax
* Allergies
* Tonsills
* Cold
* Sinus
* Cavities * Smoke

Symptoms of Earache

* Nausea
* Hearing loss
* Pain in ear
* Swelling
* Discharge from ear
* Vertigo
* Vomiting
* Typical sound in ear

5 Home Remedies for Earache

1 * Garlic *

Boil 3 garlic cloves and mash them. Add a pinch of salt and wrap it in a woolen cloth and keep on the affected area of theear.

2 * Basil *

The juice of basil leaves is very effective for earaches. Grind few leaves and make juice of it. Apply 2 drops to the aching ear.

3 * Onion *

Prepare a juice of onions and with a cotton ball dip it into the juice and press it against the affected area of the ear.

4 * Mustard oil *

Mustard oil is very effective in relieving earaches. Put 2 - 3 drops of warm Mustard oil and let the child sleep peacefully.

5 * Apple Cider Vinegar *

Apple cider vinegar which is known for its antibacterial and antifungal characteristics, changes the pH of the ear passage, due to which the bacteria and viruses cannot survive. Apply warm vinegar with a cotton bud, on the affected area of the ear and Let it pass into the ear.

Caution: Please use our home remedies after proper guidence and research.You accept that you are following our advice at your own risk.Use our remedies after consulting the concerned doctor.