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How do you get swelling to go down??

 
LiLJeni

Asked by LiLJeni at 2:19 PM on Nov. 19, 2010 in Health

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Answers (8)
  • If it's from something in an IV, your best bet is to drink lots of water and keep your blood flowing by walking and doing things around the house.
    Holly.

    Answer by Holly. at 3:53 PM on Nov. 19, 2010

  • put your feet up so that the flow is less constricted, although I think IV swelling tends to go down on its own
    Not.So.Virginal

    Answer by Not.So.Virginal at 3:19 PM on Nov. 19, 2010

  • ice pack....on what though?
    josiesmommy00

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 2:21 PM on Nov. 19, 2010

  • Ice and tylenol or Ibproufen!
    JakesCupcake

    Answer by JakesCupcake at 2:21 PM on Nov. 19, 2010

  • ice or heat whats swollen
    slyvester

    Answer by slyvester at 2:26 PM on Nov. 19, 2010

  • Try drinking cranberry juice.
    PhilsBabyMama

    Answer by PhilsBabyMama at 3:30 PM on Nov. 20, 2010

  • elevate if possible and ice it
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 5:17 PM on Nov. 20, 2010

  • My feet and legs they said it is from the IV that I had while I was in the hospital.
    LiLJeni

    Comment by LiLJeni (original poster) at 3:04 PM on Nov. 19, 2010