Middle ear infection or Otitis media is a very common in cases of the small children, but it can happen in any age and any time. Some of other medical conditions like some allergies or swelling of tonsils may block Eustachian tubes or sinus passages, causing build up of the excessive fluid in the middle ear and inflammation, producing symptoms like pressure, pain and in some extreme cases ruptured eardrum.
Using homeopathic remedies in those cases can be very useful. Homeopathic remedies are without side effects, non toxic and safe, but it would be best for you to consult your doctor or homeopathic expert before you start to use them. They can provide you with instruction about what remedy to choose for your problem, dosages information and ways of use.
Indications for usage of Magnesia phosphorica remedy are earache that gets better by pressure or warmth. There may be no extra fluid or infection in the ear, and the pain that is felt may be mostly neuralgic.
Ear infections that are followed by the cold are symptoms that indicate the usage of this homeopathic remedy. Other symptoms may include stuffy nose, hot or swollen ears or large amounts of yellow or green mucus. Pain in the ear may get worse from the heat or at night, and there is a feeling of deep itching in the ear.
In cases of more complicated ear infections this is recommended homeopathic remedy for use. Other symptoms may include puffy tongue, roaring in the ear, presence of puss, swollen lymph nodes, shooting or throbbing pains and sensitiveness to both cold and hot higher temperatures.
Belladonna is very commonly used homeopathic remedy in many cases of various disorders, and in case of ear infections indication for it are fever accompanied with flush red face, throbbing, pounding or strong pains in the ear that comes and goes suddenly and sensitive eyes. Also children who are restless and have nightmares are also in the need of Belladonna.
Chamomile is one of the widely used and most popular remedy. In ear infections, it is recommended for use when symptoms are strong pain which get worse by wind or heat. Also angry or screaming children are in need of this remedy.
Hepar Sulphuris Calcareum
This homeopathic remedy is recommended for use in cases of very painful earaches and more severe ear infections. Also symptoms may include extreme sensitiveness to drafts, cold or touch.