Whether you got your swimmer's ear after a dunk in the pool or because an infection set in while you were on dry land, the symptoms are the same. You may notice things like:
When to Call Your Doctor
Always check with your doctor if you see any signs of an ear infection. Also, call him if you feel dizzy or have ringing in your ears, which means you may have a more serious problem that needs to get checked out by a doctor.
Also call your doctor if you have:
Severe pain. Your doctor can suggest medicine that can give you relief.