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Condition: Ear Wax that has Hardened and May Cause Blockage
10/11/2014 6:01:31 PM

Reviewer: D, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had wax in my ear and used this product for one day (2x) and have had dizziness, tightening of my chest and my ear after 2 weeks is still blocked with headaches. It's a horrible product. I went to an ENT and had the wax removed professionally but I still after weeks have not been feeling great after one treatment. It should be off the market!!!!

Condition: Ear Wax that has Hardened and May Cause Blockage
6/11/2014 12:23:49 AM

Reviewer: SarahS, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I read the other reviews, and decided to irrigate with just water first, since it seemed like that was what set apart the positive reviews from the negative (other than the people who didn't realized that tubes are holes). It took half a mug of lukewarm water, and the bulb, testing for hearing between each squirt, but I can hear again. Quite frankly, the kit is worth it for the bulb if it ma ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Ear Wax that has Hardened and May Cause Blockage
5/31/2014 3:03:22 PM

Reviewer: Luggnutt, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been using Debrox once every year or two for the past 10 years to rid myself of large wax buildups. Debrox DOES work, but maybe not as you would hope or expect. The first couple days you use it, your ear will become completely clogged since the wax foams up, loosens, and moves around. The packaging says that the wax will then start to drain out on its own... I have never had this ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Ear Wax that has Hardened and May Cause Blockage
5/10/2014 6:29:39 PM

Reviewer: Eddie Phann, 65-74 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Very good product. One day, I felt things were moving fast in front of me, then badly vomited. It was caused by too much ear wax blocked my left ear. The doctor cleaned some wax out, but still had some left, because it was too deep inside the ear. Then she told me to use the Debrox Kit. All wax has been cleaned by using the Kit for 3 days. Must use the Kit!

Condition: Ear Wax that has Hardened and May Cause Blockage
4/26/2014 12:08:43 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was told by my Dr that I had a lot of wax in my ears that needed to be cleaned. Before cleaning my ears, he told me to use this product to loosen up the wax. Now, I will tell you that, yes, my one ear became very clogged and I had headaches and sinus issues from it. However, as I continued to use the product as directed this clogging got a less. When my Dr cleaned my ears, it was done in two ... Show Full Comment

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