Recipe: Garlic Mullein Ear Drops, for Ear Ache Relief

Ingredients: garlic mullein ear oil for earaches in children

3-4 cloves raw garlic, crushed

1/4-1/2 c. dried mullein 

cover with olive oil


Combine all ingredients in a small sauce pan and simmer on very low for at least 30 minutes, up to several hours. Be careful not to let the herb burn. Strain and decant into a dropper bottle.

To use: Warm the bottle by putting it into a cup of hot water for a couple minutes (optional). Put a couple drops into affected ear as needed for pain. Warning: do not use in an ear that is draining or if you suspect a perforated eardrum.

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