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tea bags stop bleeding

A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Try this: Dampen the tea bags in hot tap water, and squeeze most of the water out from the tea bag. Place the hot moist tea bag directly over the extraction si ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Charmoy
35 years experience Dentistry
It helps: A tea bag placed over the area where the tooth was removed helps stop the bleeding once it has already slowed down. Tannic acid in the tea acts as a c ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anuj Sonawala
18 years experience Pathology
No: No. Drinking herbal/chamomile tea could interfere with clotting and can cause increased bleeding. This will cause a delay in your biopsy procedure. Ge ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unclear: Tree tea oil has no proven benefits through vaginal application. If you feel you are bleeding irregularly schedule a visit for infection testing. It i ... Read More
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Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Post op eval: Contact and see for an evaluation the dentist who removed your tooth for a post op evaluation. It is the responsibility of that dentist to follow you ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Perhaps turmeric if: Topical tea tree oil can not possibly cause bleeding but turmeric is a natural blood thinner. However, even large doses of turmeric are not known to ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
No: no. irregular bleeding is very common with Nexplanon
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Greg Hinson
26 years experience Family Medicine
Sort of...: Caffeine is bad for hemorrhoids only in the sense that it can cause upset or more frequent bowel movements, which can make it harder for hemorrhoids t ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually sel ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Slim Chance: If the tooth was fractured you would have constant pain. The trauma has inflamed the nerve, that's why it's sensitive. It would be best to see a local ... Read More
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Interesting...: treatment but totally useless. Take all that crap off. Warm soaks until it drains then a simple clean dry dressing will suffice for small ones. Don't ... Read More

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