home remedies for earache

Olive Oil

Olive oil is also one of the best natural remedies for earache. It helps in getting rid of infection in the ear while relieving the pain. Pour 3-4 drops of warm olive oil into the aching ear with the help of a dropper or a cotton ball.

Basil Leaves

Crush some basil leaves and extract its juice. Put at least 2 drops of it into the infected ear to get relief from earache


Grate an onion and take out its juice. Put 2-3 drops of it into the affected ear at least 2-3 times in a day. Onion is a good antiseptic and cures earache easily.

Place Heating Pad

Take a hot water bottle or damp a small washcloth in hot water and place it on the aching ear. The warmth gives a great relief from earache while improving the blood circulation.