Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: lauren | 2011/08/01

Q.

ear ache

My 2 yr old son might have ear ache because last night he kept saying sore and sometimes touching his ear. His tummy also felt a bit hard so he might have had a wind, some advice if he does have ear ache-what can i do for him

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is important to make sure that your son does not have an ear infection. Children of his age are not usually so specific about telling one that their ear is sore as your son has done here.He is very clever. He should be taken to a doctor. If he has pain use Panado or Calpol to relieve his pain.

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