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Ear Pain in Infants and Children

Sometimes trouble with the teeth can cause ear pain.

If your child is teething, give him acetaminophen or ibuprofen (read the dosage directions carefully), and cool things to suck on or drink.

If you see cavities or some other problem with his teeth, call your dentist immediately.


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