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Troubled due to ear infection? Try garlic and olive remedy to treat this problem

Updated at: Jun 25, 2018
Troubled due to ear infection? Try garlic and olive remedy to treat this problem

Garlic juice is an effective remedy for treating ear infection as it loaded with anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. 

Written by: Onlymyhealth Staff WriterPublished at: Jun 25, 2018

Infection in the ear is usually caused by bacteria and viruses in the middle of the ear. Some of the common causes of ear infections include wax buildup, upper respiratory infections, food allergies, environmental allergies, fetal alcohol syndrome, genetics, nutritional deficiencies and internal injuries. Ear infections can bring a series of agonising symptoms along with pain, vomiting, diarrhea, fluidic discharge from the ear, etc. 

Although ear infections can affect anyone regardless of the age, it often occurs in children causing pain, tugging at the ear, difficulty sleeping, headache, impared response to sounds, high ever, fluidic discharge from the ear, vomiting, diarrhea etc.  Good news is you can treat the infection without using any drugs. Yes, all you have to do is try garlic juice remedy for treating ear infections as garlic is loaded with anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties.

Also read: Benefits of garlic on an empty stomach

Things you’ll Need to Prepare this Remedy 

  • Garlic juice
  • Olive oil

How to Prepare It

  • Take 2 drops of garlic juice and mix it with a drop of olive oil
  • Take a cotton ball and soak it in the solution
  • Now plug your ears with the cotton ball and the mixture will seep into the ear within a few minutes

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