The common cause of an earache is acute otitis media .This mainly affects children. The blockage causes the accumulation of fluid in the war cavity, resulting in inflammation and an infection of the middle ear. The another causes of this are excess earwax, dental problem ,infection of the throat or teeth grinding.
Therefore we want to share these home remedies to get rid of ear pain.
Cold or warm compresses
Thermal pads or cold pads can be used to relieve pain. Place them on your ear for 10 minutes at a time.This methods can be used in adults and children, Being careful to not apply ice directly onto children’s ears. Children should never use this method without adult.
Olive oil helps to reduce the pain caused by the accumulation of wax. A few warm drops of olive oil in the ear may have an anti-inflammatory effect so that it can reduce the pain.
Sometimes pain caused by problems with the chewing muscles, try to massaging the area by applying pressure and starting behind the ears.
Ginger could help reduce this pain. Ginger is antimicrobial and anti fungal. Just apply warm ginger juice around the outer ear ,without putting it directly in the ear.
This is a popular remedy for ear pain. To soothe the pain and hardship ,soak crushed garlic in sesame oil for a few minutes. After that apply it to the ear canal.