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Target
(503) 252-5850
9800 Southeast Washington Street
Portland, OR
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Walgreens
(503) 674-8482
1950 Northeast Burnside Road
Gresham, OR
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Foundation Natural Medicine Center
(503) 608-9160
3800 Southwest Cedar Hills Boulevard, Suite 200-D
Beaverton, OR
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(503) 230-2390
2035 SE 39th Ave
Portland, OR
 
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(503) 232-0475
1330 SE 39th Ave
Portland, OR
 
Walmart
(503) 788-0200
4200 Southeast 82nd Avenue
Portland, OR
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Vitamin World
(503) 466-2837
2195 Northwest Allie Avenue
Hillsboro, OR
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Portland Health and Wellness
(503) 236-4506
1821 SE Ankeny St
Portland, OR
 
Jen Tai Chinese Herbal Center
(503) 228-3235
531 SW 3rd Ave
Portland, OR
 
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(503) 232-6601
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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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