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What's the best thing to take to reduce swelling in your face?

Posted 26 Mar 2012 1 answer

In other words, how do you make the swelling go down. Looking for tips / suggestions, thanks.

Is Advil better than ibuprofen for inflammation, please comment, in serious need?

Posted 23 Feb 2015 5 answers

I recently was in a minor car accident, my shoulder has been hurting for 22 days now. It often goes right below my shoulder towards my inner arm. Some days im in excruciating pain. It comes and goes, several times a day. Or stays for about an hour or two. I won't go more than 2-3 days without ...

Prednisone is to be taken 2 tablets 4 times a day with food?

Posted 7 Aug 2013 5 answers

Does it matter if I take it: 9 am / 1pm / 5pm / 9pm ?? Does it have to be spaced further apart? Its being given to reduce inflammation in colon due to microscopic collitis.

Is 1800 mg of ibuprofen a day okay???

Posted 24 Jul 2015 3 answers

My podiatrist told me to take 600 mg of ibuprofen three times a day for two weeks to get rid of my inflammation for plantar fasciitis. This is only my second day of doing that, and I'm feeling nauseous and having stomach cramps. He IS a doctor, but that sounds like way too much?

Methylprednisolone - How Long Does it Take for Pain Relief to Begin?

Posted 27 Aug 2015 1 answer

I have been told it can take up to 6 weeks for inflammation to subside.

Can I take Aleve safely while on my BP meds?

Posted 22 Feb 2018 2 answers

While I was on Lisinopril I was directed by my doctor to take Aleve for occasional pain and inflammation I was having in my back and thumb/wrist. Recently along with Lisinopril, another bp med, metoprolol Tartrate was added along with a low dose aspirin. When this happened I wasn't having ...

Coumadin - are there any antiinflammatory meds u can take while on coumidin?

Posted 8 Mar 2013 4 answers

i have severe back issues. get a lot of pain from inflammation. dr. gave me lidocaine gel and voltaren that dont do much.

My gastro doc has perscribed Baclofen ( a muscule relaxer) for esophageal spasms. I do think I may?

Posted 28 Jul 2012 5 answers

... have had at least one of these spasms during a severe gerd attack. But due to also having been diagnosed with costochondritis (inflamation of the cartalidge in the ribs) I cannot tell if I'm still having mild spasms. All these issues happened after the severe gerd attack. I take PPI's ...

How does prednisone work?

Posted 13 Dec 2012 3 answers

... and how does it reduce inflammation?

Doctor put me on a 20 mg of prednisone for five days, was giving 3 course of antibiotics in 7 weeks?

Posted 22 Feb 2015 2 answers

... with no results, for sinus infection and 3 weeks later he said I also had bronco inflammation, iam feeling really dizzy and now I got loose bowl dont know if it the prednisone On my 2 day or all them antibiotics I took, my concern is that he put me on 5 day course with out tapering. Scare that ...

Tramadol Safe Alternative?

Posted 22 Feb 2017 3 answers

I've been taking Tramadol to relief my pain for quite some time. And now that I have been healed from my inflammation, I am trying to find an alternative and safe med that is similar to tramadol and have the same effects. Tramadol not only gets the pain away, but also relaxes me and makes me ...

Muscle pain in large muscles upper arms, back of legs?

Posted 24 Nov 2012 2 answers

I've been taking Zocor and have stopped per my doc. Had some blood work done already and it all came back fine except the inflamation blood test was a little high.

Oxycontin as a 12 hour pain releaver?

Posted 8 Sep 2013 4 answers

Years ago when I first was treated for chronic severe pain, I was given Oxycontin and Vioxx to reduce pain and inflammation and it was great, I was prescribed Oxy three times a day (it usually worked well for about seven hours, so three would help me around the clock, and Vioxx was always the best ...

I've been sufferingwith Fibromyalgia pain for about 30 years.Prednisone helps take 90%of pain away?

Posted 3 Jun 2015 8 answers

Everything you read about fibromyalgia says the pain is not from inflamation. I don't undetstand why the prednisone helps my pain because they say it only helps if there is inflamation? I went to the Dr. Yesterday and asked her to let me try it to see if it would help like I thought it did ...

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