Ear wax is a natural product found in the outer ear. Sometimes it builds up and
forms a plug. This plug needs removing with eardrops. If you work in an
industry where ear protection is needed, ensure correct procedure is
maintained and ear protection is changed daily or when needed.
Do not use cotton buds or push anything into the ear. This can cause the
wax to go further forming a wax plug. It can also damage the eardrum.
Avoid violent nose blowing.
Do not use ear wax removal treatment regularly. Prevention is better than
If you are about to go on a plane or go diving and have an ear problem
please see your doctor.
If you have pain, discharge or dizziness please seek medical attention.
Wax In Ear Treatment
Your pharmacist may recommend otex or Cerumol (which contains peanut oil)
if you need your ears professionally syringing we advise you use one or two
drops of olive oil the day before to soften the wax.