Blocked ears and flyingBMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7441.708 (Published 18 March 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:708
What options are available to relieve ear blockage due to flight descents, apart from chewing gum, taking Sudafed tablets if you have a cold, or yawning?
Parthasarathy Ramesh, consultant physician
Solihull Hospital, Solihull
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