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Can You Take Prednisilone After Surgery
Pain: As little as possible.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hydrocele medication: Your surgeon will give you pain medication to take as needed after the operation. He/she will decide if you need any antibiotcs. Many patients do not, but sometimes antibiotics are given if the surgeon decides to leave a drain in for a day or two to limit swelling. You will also likely have a scrotal support. You will be given a full list of intructions with prescriptions after your operation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Following a mastectomy, how long do you have to wait before reconstructive surgery can take place?
Does prednisone prevent the body from healing after surgery?
If so how long after the medication before I can have surgery?
Interesting: prednisone can delay wound healing and can lower resistance to infection. i would wait a few weeks before having cosmetic surgery which implants a breast prosthesis. some docs rinse out the spce that the implant is going into using prednisone and antibiotics in the hopes of reducing scarring and infection, but it is not proven to be of value. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you tell me how long after starting Medrol (methylprednisolone) and zpack will it take for lungs to open?
24-48 hours: 24-48 hours should produced benefit.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depends: That depends on if the surgery was done laparoscopically or through an incision, and on what type of work you do. Most people go back to work sooner after laparoscopic appendectomy, within 1-2 weeks, but lifting no more than 5 lb for 6-8 weeks. After "open" surgery, folks can return to work 2-3 weeks later, but no lifting, as above. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: vitamins CS: It's ok to take vitamins before surgery. [N-acetylcarnosine (NAC) drops in small studies showed improve vision in cataract patients. However, it has not been studied in double blind, randomized, prospective way & studies were paid for by company who has vested interest. It is not FDA approved.] Sun protection & eating a diet rich in antioxidants best for eyes; info: [email protected] ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Alcohol: Alcohol intake is associated with reduced restenosis after PTCA and stent implantation. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15367521 There should be no issue taking alcohol as long as it is immoderation - make sure you don't have your own definition of moderation. Usually 7-8 Units in a week should be ok ( it is not a recommendation from me) if you drink regularly and can't do WITHOUT IT. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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