within a few days of taking doxycycline I developed severe earaches/infection. should I stop the antibiotic? my doctor prescribed ear drops to help to clear ear infection. However I just fished the drops & earache worsening & now lose hearing in ear(right) and left ear is is flaring up. what is your advice. I am also suffering severe abdominal bloating & lose of appetite . Any suggestions? I concerned , I am scheduled to travel taking a long flight in 1 week.I am afraid of the effects a flight will have on my ears. I cannot postpone this trip