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My son aged 7 is autistic. He is on Catapres and Fluvoximine. He is in a significant amount of pain with his outer ears. He also has a fever. I thought he may have swimmers ear so i have given him drops this morning but it didn't ease. I have also given him ear ache drops and Panadol which eases it temporarily. We have no doctor in town for me to take him to.

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Slight fever

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Hello my name is***** am a board-certified pediatrician with 15 years of clinical experience and I am happy to help you. Can you tell me please, has your son had any cold symptoms recently? Cough, congestion, runny nose?

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