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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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I was given ear drops to help reduce fluid in my ears and I

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I was given ear drops to help reduce fluid in my ears and I lost almost all sense of balance within two days. What are my options?
JA: How long have you been dealing with the ear issue? Have you had any colds or flus recently?
Customer: Not now. I had a severe head cold earlier when I lost some hearing. After the cold cleared up my hearing was still bad and that is when I went to the doctor. I was given one steroid that made me break out and then another that caused the loss of balance.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I take blood pressure medicine and have for years.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 9 months ago.

Hi there.
Thank you for your question.
I will be helping you out with your concerns today.
I am sorry to hear about your problem.