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Blood cloots skin injections and oral medication will i have same benefits?

Blood cloots skin injections and oral medication will i have same benefits?

For blood clots: injections are more consistent and effective, if you can be consistent with them of course. With oral medications they can be very effective (newer prothrombin inhibitors) or ineffective/ labor intensive (warfarin). The newer oral medicaitons are reliable though, with the only caveat being they do not have an "antidote" to reverse the anticoagulation if there is bleeding issues. ...Read more

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Is there laser or bleach treatment for hemosiderin deposits under skin?Injection area is red.It can be up to several months but i need it gone sooner.

Is there laser or bleach treatment for hemosiderin deposits under skin?Injection area is red.It can be up to several months but i need it gone sooner.

Deposits : Hemosiderin is usually not responsive to bleaching creams or laser . The circulation abnormalities associated with this condition should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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Skin whitening injections is it safe ?

Skin whitening injections is it safe ?

No: There are no safe skin wight ending injections. Bleqching cream, chemical peel, or laser are safer options for lightening skin. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if i had a TB skin test (injection) 3 days ago yet there isn't any reactions (red spots) is that okay?

What do you suggest if i had a TB skin test (injection) 3 days ago yet there isn't any reactions (red spots) is that okay?

Negative test: If the test is done properly no bump means that the test is negative. sometimes a second test is done after 2 weeks (like a booster) to rule out a false negative test. ...Read more

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I got the Depo-Provera shot yesterday, my arm is realy sore and burnng at injection site also a hard lump under the skin around injection site. Is this normal?

I got the Depo-Provera shot yesterday, my arm is realy sore and burnng at injection site also a hard lump under the skin around injection site. Is this normal?

Yes: Sorry that happened. The symptoms you are describing though are normal. It's possible that a small blood vessel broke under the skin, or that your muscle is just cramping up around the area where the shot occurred. A little bit of time and it will be gone. In the meantime, for the pain, try some ibuprofen, 600mg. ...Read more

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Insulin injection skin thickening?

Insulin injection skin thickening?

Injection site?: Usually people asking about this are asking if Insulin can cause thickening of the skin at an injection site; the answer is yes. The solution is to stop using that site until the skin thins back down. After that, rotate your injection sites regularly, and never use one site more often than any of the others. ...Read more

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Skin whitening latest injection glutathione give any effective results to a person with fair skin, have any side effect & are the effects permanent ?

Skin whitening latest injection glutathione give any effective results to a person with fair skin, have any side effect & are the effects permanent ?

Glutathione Effects: Some common side effects associated with glutathione usage include chest pain, shortness of breath and other breathing issues, tightness in the throat and chest and allergic reaction-type symptoms like breaking out into hives, rashes, swelling up, or having excessive itchiness. ...Read more

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I have skin inflammation from injection of pegintron at the place of injecting what can I do & can I use any topical cream?

Yes: Injection site reactions can certainly happen from interferon. Some things that you can do include slowing down the injection, topical creams (antiseptic, corticosteroid, aloe), and antihistamines (benadryl). Also, make sure you do not always inject in the same place. Rotate the sites of injection. ...Read more

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Can i wear makeup over radiesse injection sites right away? My skin is not very pretty, so i always wear at least a foundation. I understand the doctor will clean my skin before the injections. Will i be able to reapply my makeup before leaving the offic

Can i wear makeup over radiesse injection sites right away? My skin is  not very pretty, so i always wear at least a foundation. I understand the doctor will clean my skin before the injections. Will i be able to reapply my makeup before leaving the offic

Mineral makeup okay: We use color-matched colorescience sunforgettable mineral sunscreen powder on our patients after injections like botox, xeomin (incobotulinumtoxin a) and dermal fillers such as radiesse. It helps obscure redness at the injection site and balance pigment and provide sun protection. We get compliments from our patients on the look and feel of the product and have had no issues with irritation. ...Read more

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