Top
40
Doctor insights on: How To Get Rid Of Swelling Of The Lip

Share
1

1
How to get rid of swelling of the lip?

How to get rid of swelling of the lip?

Angioedema: Could be angioedema. ?C1esterase deficiency. See an immunologist or your primary care dr to evaluate. ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


3

3
How to get rid of redness on top of your lip?

How to get rid of redness on top of your lip?

Need to consult: Consult your dentist and find out the cause . Chronic irritation can also cause redness of top lip.Good luck. ...Read more

4

4
What is the way to get rid of swelling of lip due to cold sore?

What is the way to get rid of swelling of lip due to cold sore?

Some physician : Recommend ice application. Your doctor can prescribe valtrex (valacyclovir). Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in european studies to help expedite healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation w lysine 1, 000mg orally 3x a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Your dermatologist can also >. ...Read more

6

6
What is the best way to get rid of swelling of the hands?

What is the best way to get rid of swelling of the hands?

Elevation, motion: Elevation of your hand above heart level is key, along with range of motion which acts like a pump to remove swelling. An edema glove from a pharmacy or therapist will help. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
How to get rid of the sore in the corner of my mouth?

How to get rid of the sore in the corner of my mouth?

Angular Cheilitis: Treatment depends on the cause. Angular Cheilitis can be caused by dry lips, viral or bacterial infections, poor nutrition (iron deficiency and riboflavin to name a couple) as well as more serious systemic conditions. Suggest treating with something like Abreva® for a short time if this is new issue. If it is recurrent then some lab testing may be helpful to identify nutritional deficiencies, etc. ...Read more

8

8
How to get rid of pimples in the areola?

How to get rid of pimples in the areola?

Suspect these are: Not pimples - but more likely glands of montgomery. They are normal and provide moisture to the nipple. ...Read more

10

10
How to get rid of discolouration from the face?

How to get rid of discolouration  from the face?

See dermatologist: There are a large numbers of conditions that could account for discoloration of the face. I would need more specifics. If you are bothered by it, you should seek consultation with your primary physician or a dermatologist. ...Read more

11

11
How to get rid of blackheads inside of the ear ?

How to get rid of blackheads inside of the ear ?

This can be: Challenging. An esthetician or dermatologist can use a comedone extractor to remove black heads (the rounded end of a bobby pin can work too). ...Read more

12

12
How do you get rid of inflamation on the tip of the penis?

How do you get rid of inflamation on the tip of the penis?

Get seen: Both balanitis and urethritis, which are the two categories into which this can fall, need to be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

13

13
Half of my face is swollen due to dental crowns. How to get rid of the swelling?

Half of my face is swollen due to dental crowns. How to get rid of the swelling?

Should not be: There is no reason to be swollen, check with your dentist as you may have an infection. If it is not dental related you need to get to an md for evaluation. Outside of infection there is no reason for swelling on an entire half of face. Gums might be irritated and swollen for a week or so but not a half of your face. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
14

14
What is the best way to get rid of swelling in my lip?

What is the best way to get rid of swelling in my lip?

Depends: If swollen due to trauma, ice on and off and ibuprofen. If the swelling is from a non-traumatic source, you would need to be examined as to why it is occurring. When known, the cause should be treated. Allergy, infection, salivary cyst and a host of other reasons could be at play. Your dentist is always a good source of information and help. Good luck! ...Read more

16

16
How to get rid of scars around bottom of legs?

How to get rid of scars around bottom of legs?

Improve not remove: With various interventions such as scar treatment with silicone gels, sunscreen, avoidance of tobacco use, peel, bleaching agents, microdermabrasion, dermabrasion, laser or ipl treatments, and many more options. ...Read more

17

17
How to get rid of the rest of my fat?

How to get rid of the rest of my fat?

Yes: Reasonably reduce caloric intake, check and count total caloric intake, reasonably increase exercise, so that your caloric output in exercise is more than your caloric intake by 10 %. ...Read more

18

18
What are the causes of moles on the skin and how to get rid of them without surgery?

What are the causes of moles on the skin and how to get rid of them without surgery?

Surgery: Moles appear when the cells that give the skin color, melanocytes, grow in clusters. They are usually thick into the dermis, so the only way to remove them is surgically. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
19

19
What's the best treatment to get rid of arm swelling?

What's the best treatment to get rid of arm swelling?

Arm swelling: The simple answer is to maintain your arm elevated as much as possible. For this you have to lie down or prop it up while sitting. The more important issue, of course, is to determine what is causing the swelling and to treat the cause directly. Potential causes include accidents, bruises, infection, blood clots, tumors, and nerve conditions. ...Read more

20

20
How to get rid of redness and itchyness around the nose?

How to get rid of redness and itchyness around the nose?

Rosacea: Please see your doctor for a prescription for flagyl. ...Read more

21

21
How to get rid of swelling of the lip?

Angioedema: Could be angioedema. ?C1esterase deficiency. See an immunologist or your primary care dr to evaluate. ...Read more

22

22
What is the way to get rid of swelling of lip due to cold sore?

Some physician : Recommend ice application. Your doctor can prescribe valtrex (valacyclovir). Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in european studies to help expedite healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation w lysine 1, 000mg orally 3x a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Your dermatologist can also >. ...Read more

23

23
What is the best way to get rid of swelling in my lip?

Depends: If swollen due to trauma, ice on and off and ibuprofen. If the swelling is from a non-traumatic source, you would need to be examined as to why it is occurring. When known, the cause should be treated. Allergy, infection, salivary cyst and a host of other reasons could be at play. Your dentist is always a good source of information and help. Good luck! ...Read more

24

24
I have got swelling on lips very frequently, seems like an allergy...I take anti allergy for it to get rid of swelling..It is limited to lips only.

I have got swelling on lips very frequently, seems like an allergy...I take anti allergy for it to get rid of swelling..It is limited to lips only.

Allergy: With associated lip swelling can become a serious problem known as angioedema and can be due to medicine or food or other source. Should have allergy testing to clarify. ...Read more

25

25
How can I get rid of lip swelling?

How can I  get rid of lip swelling?

Depends on : Cause. Can you be more specific? If it is viral then time/antiviral drug. If it is trauma generally time with treatment of symptoms by otc drugs. If it is due to infection then see your dentist/md. ...Read more

28

28
What can I do to get rid of pain and swelling after getting a lip piercing?

Pain S/P Piercing: You received excellent advice from dr. Arnold. An additional option is auricular acupuncture with asp needles - very effective. But if you have any signs of infection - you need to see your physician. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
29

29
Had a fat transfer around mouth to get rid of fine lines and augment lips, after swelling went down, i look the same, what do I do?

Had a fat transfer around mouth to get rid of fine lines and augment lips, after swelling went down, i look the same, what do I do?

Discuss with Dr.: Best to discuss with your treating dr. And let them know you do not see a major difference after the procedure. Many plastic surgeons take before and after pictures and you may see a difference, or you may simply need another treatment, etc. Best wishes. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
30

30
I'm worried because my lip hit my braces and my braces created a hole into my lip and it is swollen today, how can I get rid of the swelling, what do you suggest?

I'm worried because my lip hit my braces and my braces created a hole into my lip and it is swollen today, how can I get rid of the swelling, what do you suggest?

Part of healing: Too late now to ice the traumatized area. Try warm compresses. Take 1 advil (ibuprofen) every 4 hrs w food/liquids to help bring down swelling. Keep tissues clean. Avoid spicy foods. Hopefully you're seeing an orthodontic specialist...Call the office now for appt to check tissues, teeth, and appliances for damage. ...Read more

33

33
How can I get rid of an itchy rash with swelling on the back of my head near my neck?

How can I get rid of an itchy rash with swelling on the back of my head near my neck?

Get a diagnosis: Get a proper diagnosis. It could be fungal (tinea capitis) or bacterial (cellulitis) or allergic. These are all treated differently so it is important to know which one you have. ...Read more

34

34
My right side of the face is swollen bad there's a huge ball on the inside top right of my mouth/cheek....What can I do to get rid of the swelling?

My right side of the face is swollen bad there's a huge ball on the inside top right of my mouth/cheek....What can I do to get rid of the swelling?

Get Treatment!!: Swelling is often a sign of infection. The location if your swelling would suggest a possible tooth abcess. It most likely won't go away without treatment. See a doctor or dentist asap for evaluation and treatment! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
36

36
What is the best way to get rid of swelling of the hands?

Elevation, motion: Elevation of your hand above heart level is key, along with range of motion which acts like a pump to remove swelling. An edema glove from a pharmacy or therapist will help. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
40

40
Rolled my ankle, how do I get rid of swelling now?

Rolled my ankle, how do I get rid of swelling now?

Inflammation heals: When our bodies sustain an injury, the immediate response is inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling). This is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. The key is to do things that reduce the parts of inflammation such as ice, compression, elevation and antiinflammatory medications in the first 24hrs. ...Read more

Dr. David Schleimer
1,498 doctors shared insights

Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more