The best way to treat ear wax is to remove the excess wax from the doctor with the help of curved instrument named as “curette”. It is the suction pump that helps to inspect the ear in depth as well as removes the wax from it. After removing the wax from the ear, doctor flush out the ear with the help of water pick or a syringe with rubber bulb containing warm water in it.
If this problem appear again and again, then doctor recommend taking proper medicines. It is wax removing medicines that are available in form of drops as well as tablets. The entire course is of almost eight weeks. These ear drums are very minor but some time cause irritation to ear skin and ear drum. Thus always use as per the advice of the doctor.
Along with this some of the precautionary and home remedial solutions are very helpful like:
- Baby oil is very effective wax softener agent. So use it with the help of eye dropper. Put only two or three drops of baby oil, or glycerin or hydrogen peroxide to make the wax soften.
- After taking bath or swimming dry your ear with the help of towel.
- Don’t dig out the excessive wax with the help of hair pin or paper clip. Always try to remove it with the help of cotton bud or consult the physician for removing the wax. Otherwise it may cause severe infections to ear canal or ear drum.
- If in any case water is poured n to the ear, tilt your head and pull up your ear so as excess water can drained out.