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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Hickey = bruise: A hickey, big or small, is a bruise, which is blood that came out of the blood vessels and is now stuck inside the skin. With the use of arnica, the h ... Read More
Dr. Richard Tholen
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
It will help.: But "gone by tomorrow" might be impossible. A "hickey" is caused by rupture of superficial skin capillaries, so in essence it is a bruise. The blood c ... Read More

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A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Homeopathic: Homeopathic arnica is safe to take. Full strength oral use of herbal arnica is not recommended due to toxic effects. http://tinyurl.com/k5felrz.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Arnica: You might be referring to the capsule preparation of the homeopathic remedy arnica montana, called sinecch. This has arnica in different potencies to ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Arnica tea: Arnica montana is a composite flower found in mountainous meadows. It was previously used as a tea or tincture, but it's no longer used in full stre ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Oral arnica is considered poisonous. It can cause large increases in blood presure and be toxic to the heart. Topical arnica (on the skin) is generall ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Morphine and arnica: Yes you can - arnica does not contain any opiate molecules.
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Arnica gel: No.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Hickey = bruise: A hickey, big or small, is a bruise, which is blood that came out of the blood vessels and is now stuck inside the skin. With the use of arnica, the h ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
No,it is not safe to: take by mouth during pregnancy. It is toxic.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
With right use, yes: Homeopathic arnica helps especially in trauma & pain with bruising -- like contusions, sprains, and even surgical trauma. Research with face lift pat ... Read More
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