Which ear drops help in the treatment of outer ear infections?
Some prescription-only ear drops can effectively relieve earache caused by an outer ear (otitis externa). There is no that over-the-counter disinfectant ear drops are as effective.
Outer ear infections are among the most common causes of earaches. They are usually caused by . If the only lasts a few days or weeks, it is called acute otitis externa. Painkillers and disinfectant ear drops are some of the more common treatments that are available in pharmacies without a prescription. But prescription-only ear drops – for instance, containing or steroids – are often used too.