Otitis Media – Acute Otitis Media (AOM) vs. Otitis Media with Effusion (OME)


Augmentin (amoxicillin-clavulanate 875/125 mg) PO Q12H 7-10 days. For people who are allergic to penicillin, azithromycin or doxycycline.

Pain management

Acetaminophen or NSAIDs.

No steroid, No anti-histamine, No decongestants.

No codeine for children.

No hydrocodon for children.

No topical med due to limited evidence.