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Hole in the Wall Natural Foods
(307) 473-2992
152 N Kimball St
Casper, WY
 
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(307) 266-4523
3520 Big Horn St
Casper, WY
 
Advanced Family Dental Care
(307) 265-5334
1431 S Beverly St
Casper, WY
 
Svoboda & Associates
(307) 265-8275
12780 State Highway 220
Casper, WY
 
Get Well Stay Well America
(307) 237-9676
3251 Brookview Dr
Casper, WY
 
Alpenglow of Wyoming Natural Foods
(307) 234-4196
109 E 2nd St
Casper, WY
 
General Nutrition Center
(307) 472-5228
601 SE Wyoming Blvd
Casper, WY
 
Center for New Life
(307) 237-9676
3251 Brookview Dr
Casper, WY
 
Preventive Health Resources
(307) 234-2044
2300 Mulberry St
Casper, WY
 
Jennifer M Sesley
(307) 233-6000
1522 E A St
Casper, WY
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Hearing Loss Help » Three Causes of Ear Wax Build-up

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June 18, 2008: 8:57 am: Dr. Neil Ear Problems

Three Causes of Ear Wax Build-up

by Neil Bauman, Ph.D.

A lady asked:

What kinds of things cause excessive ear wax to build up?

I can think of 3 reasons for ear wax build-up.

1. In my book “ Ototoxic Drugs Exposed ” I list 4 drugs that have the side effect of causing excess ear wax production. If you are taking any of these drugs, that could be the reason for your excessive ear wax. These drugs are Acitretin, Infliximab, Ritonavir and Rofecoxib.

2. For some people, just wearing hearing aids (either in-the-ear hearing aids, or behind-the-ear aids with ear molds can cause your body to really step up the production of ear wax. In addition, hearing aids/ear molds prevent this wax from naturally working its way out, and it fact, push it further down the ear canal.

3. You may be lacking in essential fatty acids (EFAs). People that are deficient in certain essential fatty acids can have either excessive ear wax or dry, flaky ears. Apparently the essential fatty acids help control ear canal inflammation. In this case, it is the inflammation that is responsible for the excessive ear wax.

According to Dr. Andrew Rubman, ND, the director of the, Southbury Clinic for Traditional Medicines in CT, taking one tablespoon of flax oil or 2,000 mg of fish oil daily corrects most EFA deficiencies. (Source: Bottom Line Secrets Newsletter, May 7, 2008.)

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