Ear Pain MD / Ear Pain MD for Kids

Kids Can Be Messy, But Ear Pain Doesn’t Have To Be

Available Now at CVS and on Amazon

INTRODUCING Ear Pain MD and Ear Pain MD for Kids

Ear Pain MD is doctor recommended to provide rapid pain relief. It helps avoid discomfort by desensitizing aggravated nerves and providing numbing relief. It is very simple to use and provides the maximum strength available without a prescription. Watch the video below for more information.


Ear Pain MD FAQs

Is Ear Pain MD safe to use?

​​​​​​When used as directed, Ear Pain MD is safe to use for children ages two and up, and adults.

How often can I use Ear Pain MD?

Approximately every 3-4 hours, and not more than 3-4 times per day, or as directed by your doctor.

Is Ear Pain MD an over-the-counter product?

​​​​​​Yes. Ear Pain MD can be purchased at CVS or on Amazon.com.

How does Ear Pain MD Work?

​​​​​​Ear Pain MD helps avoid discomfort by desensitizing aggravated nerves and providing numbing relief.

How is Ear Pain MD different than other pain relievers?

​​​​​​Ear Pain MD is different than other over-the-counter pain relievers because it is applied topically as opposed to orally. This allows the product to work faster and get to the actual site of the pain immediately.

How should Ear Pain MD be used?

​​​​​​Tilt head to the side slightly and apply 4-6 drops in the ear canal. The drops should start working within 3-5 minutes, with maximum pain control around 30 minutes.

What are the ingredients in Ear Pain MD and Ear Pain MD for Kids?

The active ingredient is 4% lidocaine HCl monohydrate. The inactive ingredients include water, aloe barbadensis (aloe), glycerin, propylene glycol and benzalkonium chloride.

What is the difference between Ear Pain MD and Ear Pain MD for Kids?

There is no difference in the formulation between Ear Pain MD and Ear Pain MD for Kids. The reasoning for having 2 different packages is to make it easier on the consumer to find on retail shelves. Some consumers may search the ear and eye section, while others may go directly to pediatrics. Both versions are safe and effective for use in the ear canal, as directed on the label.

Is this product safe for use in children with ear tubes?

This product is not recommended for use in children with ear tubes or individuals with a perforated eardrum. Always consult your doctor before use.

Who can use this product?

Ages 2 and up. This product is safe for use in both children and adults. However, consult your doctor before using in children under 2 years of age.

Ear Infections in Children

Ear infections send over 3 million patients to the doctor each year, and about 83% of children suffer from this condition at least once before their third birthday. Ear infections are one of the most common reasons kids are taken to the doctor and can lead to harsh ear pain, which can be difficult to relieve and soothe. Watch the video below to hear from Dr. Steve Martin discuss ear infections in children.

Ear Pain MD is for external use only in the outer ear canal. You should avoid any contact with your eyes. If your condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for more than 7 days or if your symptoms clear up and reoccur within a few days, you should stop the use of this product and immediately consult your healthcare provider. Follow the directions for use of this product and do not use large quantities of this product over raw surfaces or blistered areas. Do not use this product if you are allergic to any ingredient in this product.