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How long does it take a childs swollen lip to go down from a bee sting?

How long does it take a childs swollen lip to go down from a bee sting?

Check with MD: If patient is allergic, they will need medications to treat. If not, Benadryl usually helps and is otc. ...Read more

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How long does it take for swollen lip to go down from effexor?

How long does it take for swollen lip to go down from effexor?

Up to five days: Since it could take Effexor up to five or more days to clear you blood stream, the swelling could persist during that time. If severe , call your family doc for an antihistamine recommendation or try one over the counter, like Benadryl or loratidine. If it is severe, a short burst of steroids could be tried. L. ...Read more

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Treating Swollen Feet or Ankles (Checklist)

Move your body. Avoid sitting or standing for long periods
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Don't wear tight garments
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Lose weight if needed
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Avoid standard diuretics as they won't solve the problem
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How long does it take a swollen lip to go down?

Depends on cause: If due to infected tooth, tooth needs treatment for swelling to resolve. If due to trauma, varies with amount of damage. Are you taking any medications? ...Read more

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How long does it take for a swollen lip caused by injury take to go down?

How long does it take for a swollen lip caused by injury take to go down?

About 3-5 days: Hello. If the damage is minor, use ice for 15-20 minutes a few times per day to reduce the swelling. It should be better in 3-5 days. If not, go to urgent care or contact your regular doctor's office. ...Read more

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How long will it take for a swollen lip to settle down?

How long will it take for a swollen lip to settle down?

10 days: Assuming the fat lip is from trauma, 10 day is above average for the swelling to go down. It may take a bit longer for bruising to resolve. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a swollen lip to heal?

How long does it take for a swollen lip to heal?

It depends: Injections to the lip can take a few days trauma is similar if allergic you have to find out the allergen and stop exposing the lip to it. ...Read more

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How long does it take a swollen lip that you bit then been chewing on to go down?

How long does it take a swollen lip that you bit then been chewing on to go down?

Depends : On how bad you bit it. It should be healed in a day or two. Lip heals quickly. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a swollen lip to go away by itself ?

How long does it take for a swollen lip to go away by itself ?

Depends: It depends on the cause of the swelling and the amount of the swelling. ...Read more

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How long can I wait with swollen lip to see if it goes away without seeing a doctor?

Lip swelling: What caused you lip to swell, and how long has it been swollen for? Is your lip also painful? Due to the fact that the lip does not typically swell without a significant reason. I would recommend that you see your doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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