Ear Wax Removal

Ear wax has the important job of protecting your ear canal. A buildup of ear wax, however, is not only uncomfortable, but it could lead to partial hearing loss. Ear wax removal products, like those below, soften and loosen wax, allowing it to drain naturally. Also see ear pain relief.

Product Name Percent of Pharmacists' Votes
Debrox 86.0%
Murine 8.0%
Auro 4.0%
NeilMed ClearCanal 1.0%
Similasan 1.0%

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Ear Pain Relief

Ouch! Earaches are both painful and distracting. Most over-the-counter ear pain relief products come in drop form, and are placed directly into the ear. If you're experiencing ear pain, make an appointment with your doctor to ensure you don't have an infection or something more serious. Also see ear wax removal.

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