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Drug Use Teens Swollen Lips
I believe to have retention in my lips. Is there any quick fix or tips to reduce the look of my swollen lips. Maybe some over-the-counter drug?
Get it checked: If the swelling is caused by infection, you need to get treatment asap.See 1 more doctor answer
My lips have been swollen for the last 24 hours. I also have been experiencing itchy palms. I haven't had or done anything out of the normal stuff the last couple of days. The itchy palms started on tuesday and the swollen lips started last night after s
See a physician /ER: You may be undergoing a moderate to severe allergic reaction to something. If you have shortness of breath (breathing difficulty). You must immediately go to the hospital for evaluation and treatment. Otherwise contact your physician and see if you need to be on any medication.See 1 more doctor answer
Depends: It would depend on the cause. If it is from trauma, it will take time and ice may help. If it is from an unknown cause I would see a physician... Possibly a dermatologist or plastic surgeon.See 1 more doctor answer
Many causes: Purple lips, also known as cyanosis in medical terminology, is caused by the discoloration of the skin and membranes. The area that is affected by cyanosis appears to be bluish in color. Though purple lips can be caused due to cold weather, it can also be a cause for concern, as it may be a symptom of underlying diseases related to the heart and respiratory system.See 1 more doctor answer
Not usually: Diabetics can get dry, cracked lips which may give the appearance of swollen lips. This may be a result of a yeast-like infection that affects the corners of the mouth. If you have a problem with your lips that does not resolve itself in 7-10 days, check with your physician or dentist.See 1 more doctor answer
You need to: Be examined by a physician to determine the cause and them the appropriate treatment. Hope this helps.
Allergic reaction?: Swollen lips can be caused by a topical or systemic allergic reaction, side effect of medications, trauma etc. Depending on the cause, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) could be taken and/or topical steroid swabbed on the area. If there is a cut or infection, antibiotic may be needed. Go see your dentist!
No: Hyperemia - increased blood flow to the lips - excitement, and heavy, prolonged kissing.See 1 more doctor answer
Dry lips: Have you tried a lip balm? There are many choices available.
Swelling and kiss: To get rid of swollen lips fast apply cold compress, Aloe Vera gel and do not be too aggressive on your lips.See 3 more doctor answers
Rritated, itchy, dry, puffy, swollen, lips, what do you suggest putting on them to help them heal?
Swollen lips suddenly when wake up in the morning, how to treat if the swollen due to bite insectt?
Steroids: Benedryl is great if taken shortly after the bite. But in addition, amedrol dosepak (steroid) will reduce the swelling quickly! Call your dr. Asap!See 1 more doctor answer