Blocked ears and flying

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: (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;42930

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