Candidiasis of the ear: treatment, drops in ears from allergies — how to use them and when to apply
How to treat candidiasis in the ears?
In today’s world one of the most common diseases are considered as a catarrhal inflammation. First and foremost, they affect the nasal passages and the organ of hearing. Colds and the flu itself is not as scary as their complications. Otitis media, sinusitis, and other serious diseases often arise from seemingly harmless runny nose.
Another form complications is the formation of fungus on the ears. With the problem of candiota faced every third person in Russia. To ignore symptoms is impossible, since they are accompanied by severe pain and discomfort.
About the disease
There are several types of fungal diseases of the ears. One of them is candies ear. Outwardly, it resembles a yeast-like fungi, so the second name of the disease «yeast infection».
Commonly it occurs after a long use of antibiotics or other reasons. Fortunately, this disease is quite rare among all ages.
However, to ignore the disease, as it causes severe complications. For example, otitis media, which from the outside might grow into the internal or purulent.
Primarily the disease is formed in the outer region near the ear.
There are several reasons for the occurrence of this fungus in the ears:
- a side effect of long use of antibiotics;
- using the drops with glucocorticoids that cause ear irritation;
- lack of hygiene or, conversely, excessive removal of cerumen;
- the poor condition of the immune system;
- trauma to the ear by mechanical means;
- a strong pressure drop.
- violation of the structure of the ear organ after surgery;
- chronic inflammation;
- auditory use of the drug or the frequent use of headphones.
However, the most common cause of the Candida in the ears is considered part of the water from entering the ear canal. Being a long time in the ear canal, in addition to fungal inflammation, fluid can cause serious health diseases in General.
Therefore it is very important to wipe the ears dry after each contact with water, whether water treatment or after swimming in the pool and in the summer – after lakes and reservoirs.
Symptoms of the disease
Therefore, the appearance of the first symptoms it is important to start the treatment.
Understand that the patient has formed, the fungus is not difficult, as it has distinct symptoms:
- Poor health.
- Strong dizziness.
- Headaches that can last for a long time.
- Significant hearing impairment.
- Noise, squeaking, crackling in the ears.
- A burning sensation.
- In rare cases a bleeding.
- Allocation of various colors but most often white and yellow color.
- The formation of ulcers.
The symptoms cause extreme discomfort to the patient. In addition to these signs, in the ears of the patient to form a cottage cheese discharge that irritates the skin of the ears.
Fungus in the ear Candida treatment
The disease is triggered by severe inflammation in the human body, so the treatment used as medicines for General effects, and folk medicine.
Bring the fungus is important in the very early stages, as it is rapidly spreading not only in ears but also throughout the body.
Localization in the ears is especially dangerous because, when not treated, the inflammation goes to other organs of the human body through the circulatory system. This invariably leads to a General infection of the organism by pathogenic germs which get into the blood.
For this reason, the disease is especially dangerous in young children, so as to withdraw from the blood the fungus considerably more difficult than to heal the ear of the baby.
Provided that candidiasis ear is not running, it can be easily treated.
In first place we have the cleansing of the patient’s ear. For this purpose, specialized tools like «Remo-Vaks» or traditional methods. These include cleansing with vinegar.
To use this method, you will need turunda. Moisten the flagellum in a small amount of vinegar and type for 15 minutes. Then wipe the ear dry drive.
It is known that in acidic medium the bacteria are eliminated much faster.
Further, it is necessary to eliminate the factor of occurrence of the disease. So, if the disease is caused by the frequent use of headphones, refrain from them at the time of treatment. If the disease is triggered by otitis media or chronic diseases, primarily engage in the treatment of disease.
After successful removal of the cause, must pass a second course inspection.
The specialist will prescribe medicines in the form of ointments or drops. However, in severe case, the patient prescribed intravenous injections for the destruction of the inflammation from the inside.
There is another workaround – increase the level of immunity of the human condition. For this treatment the patient must take vitamins for promoting health.
While at the site of inflammation used physiotherapy, in particular, irradiation with ultraviolet lamp.
The cure includes medication medication. These include local ointment «Terbinafine», «Cadiz» or «Clotrimazole». They should be applied to the ear tissue.
To improve the effect used pills «fluconazole» and «Natamycin». They should take 250 milligrams once a day not more than 10 days.
Disease Candida: the drops in the ears
Fungus in the ears produces a lot of toxic substances, so the patient in addition to ointments and pills prescribed ear drops. As well as the resulting method is a therapy aimed at reducing the sensitivity of the organism to medicines.
Commonly in the treatment of fungus of the ears are appointed by the local drugs such as fluconazole, «Miconazole», «Itraconazole», «Levorin» and others.
Use medicine to cure the patient.
When the fungus in ears in some cases prescribe eye drops «Kandibiotik».
To maintain the effect the ears should be flushed «Miramistin» or boric alcohol.
To maintain the results, wash the ears with a solution of boric acid or an alcohol tincture.
In the complex treatment of candidiasis of the ear includes the use of boric acid. To do this, purchase a 3-percent solution of boric acid. Drip into the ears of three drops, and then close the cotton pad in two hours.
Another effective method is rinsing of the ear 10-percent solution of silver nitrate. The method using the identical solution of boric acid.
In the case of running ear inflammation doctors-otolaryngologists recommend the use of the methods of folk medicine. They are considered to be effective at the beginning of the ear disease.
It is believed that the most effective action is the juice of onion. For this method you will need one large onion. Grind it to a pulp.
Squeeze the juice and gently insert it in the sick ear. After five days, the operation can be stopped.
Anesthetic effect has the celandine. For the application of this herbs you need to mix half a tablespoon of plant in a Cup of hot water. A mixture need infuse for two hours, then to drain. Bury broth three drops in each ear for seven days.
Long fungal infections people used decoction of chamomile. For this you need to mix one tablespoon of flower to a Cup of boiling water. The broth should be cool. Then rinse each ear. Don’t forget to dry the ear.
The last method in the list will be oil, olive oil, mixed with walnut oil. Mix three drops of oil and insert into the ear with turundy. Then his ears should be closed with a warm hat and leave it overnight.
Remember that candidiasis is a rare condition. But if you do get sick, consult a doctor. Because the treatment takes a long time, please be patient.
The duration of treatment depends on how quickly you will notice symptoms of disease. It is therefore important to monitor the condition of the ears every day and not to ignore the rules of hygiene.