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Causes of ear obstruction and methods of treatment

Ear obstruction causes an individual to feel uncomfortable and uncomfortable in the ear region, and suffer from difficulty hearing in the meantime, and often the ear obstruction is due to the impairment of the ability of the Eustachian canal, or Ostaki canal, or eustachian nosebleed, or horn, or auditory canal, which will take place Explanation of it later on opening and closing properly, which leads to an imbalance between the pressure of the inner ear and the pressure of the atmosphere, that it is possible for any individual to suffer from an obstruction of the ear some matter of his age, but it is more common among children, especially during periods of colds or Allergic rhinitis, a symptom To accompany the occlusion of the ear a sense of pain and pressure in the ear, disturbance of hearing and balance, and a feeling of dizziness, usually the problem of ear obstruction persists for a short period, but the true duration of this problem and its accompanying symptoms depend on the main reason for its occurrence, as it may disappear quickly if the cause Simple, while it may take longer if medical intervention is needed to treat the problem.

Causes of ear obstruction:
  1. The presence of gum in the ear, which is known as wax, or the wrong way to get rid of ear wax, which leads to blockage of the ear.
  2.  In addition to reasons related to the presence of a disorder or dysfunction in the auditory canal called the ostaki channel connected to the nasopharynx.
  3. Also, the common cold may be a reason, because it causes blockage in this channel and thus the ear as a whole, or the reason may be traveling in the plane.
  4. The ear was exposed to a shock or accident directly, and many other reasons.
  5. The infection causes infections due to bacteria and fungi, and it causes inflammation of the outer or middle ear.
  6. Foreign bodies in the ear are common in young children who insert foreign objects into the ear.

Treatment of ear obstruction

Drops of alcohol and vinegar:
Where mixture of alcohol and vinegar in equal quantities helps you to fight infection, by placing drops in the dropper and lying down to apply them or placing a cotton swab dipped in the mixture inside the ear and not trying to move your head for a few minutes and letting the solution work for a few minutes, but it is necessary for patients who have Ear surgery not to do this mixture without a doctor's prescription, and carefully warns people suffering from perforation of the eardrum.

Saltwater gargle:
It is considered very useful in resisting obstruction of the ears as well as congestion in the nose, and by simply mixing a small spoonful of salt in a glass of water to make the solution, and gargle the mixture for 15-30 seconds after which it spits out the solution, and helps you reduce pain because it gives warmth to the respiratory system.

Olive oil drops:
Where earwax is one of the main reasons behind ear blockage, and olive oil helps you to loosen earwax and remove it easily, by heating an amount of olive oil in the pan and placing drops of olive oil inside the dropper and allowing to leave it for 10 minutes in order to allow it to soften the wax and to You remove the oil, you can tilt your head to the side.

Garlic paste:
Where garlic contains many anti-bacterial properties that help you eliminate ear infections, and 3-4 garlic cloves are taken and ground after peeling the skin with the addition of mustard oil or olive oil. Try to cool the mixture for a few minutes and let it cool down. Pour the mixture into the ear while sleeping on the side, or place it through a cotton swab to allow it to filter the accumulated fluid in the ear after a few minutes have passed and repeat that until it gets rid of the blockage of the ear.

Apple cider vinegar drops:
An equal amount of apple cider vinegar is taken with alcohol and mixed properly, pour this mixture into the clogged ear using the ear dropper and allow it to leave for a few minutes. Then you can use the earphones gently to remove earwax and repeat it for a few days until you get the results you need.

Glycerin and baby oil:
Effective treatments for ear obstruction make a mixture of glycerin drops with baby oil in hot water, so that equal amounts of hydrogen peroxide can be added to it, and pour a few drops of solution into the affected ear until you hear bubbles in the treated ear. When this sound stops, you can filter the solution and use it three times a week.
Warm compresses:
As the heat helps you relieve earwax, soak a towel of water and squeeze the ear for 10 minutes in order to help you relieve pain and drain fluid. Instead, wrap a hot water bottle in a towel, squeeze your ear, and leave it for 10 minutes to release the accumulated fluid into the ear.
Clove oil :
Clove oil works as a natural analgesic that fights further infection, and once a quarter cup of olive oil is heated in the pan and add garlic cloves to them to crush it, let it cool for 30 minutes and then put it on the side of the affected ear. Try to pour a few drops of oil into the ear and wait for 10 minutes to allow it to work, preferably two or three times a day.

Mineral oil drops:
Mineral oils help get rid of clogged ears, especially those caused by wax. All you have to do is pour a few drops of mineral oil into your ears using the eardrop until the earwax is loosened and now you can remove it easily. Do this 3-4 days regularly to get effective results.

Water flow in the ear is one of the important steps to avoid aggravating the obstruction of the ear, filling the ear syringe with lukewarm water and keeping it in the affected ear by tilting the head to the side, opening the ear canal by gently pulling the earlobe, and by squirting water in the ear canal by pressing slightly On the ear syringe, it softens the wax in 5-10 minutes. After that, turn your head to another side to pull water and wax.

Mint leaves :
It is considered one of the very beneficial elements of respiratory problems, heating water in a bowl, adding a few mint leaves and a tablespoon of salt and covering the bowl until the ingredients are soaked. Try to cover your head with a towel and inhale the vapor released from the mint leaves and salt. Do this for 15 minutes and wash your face afterwards.