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Hand superficial thrombophlebitis. No infec aftr antibiotcs but vry painfl. No NSAIDS bc of GI probs. Besides warm compress,any suggestns til I c doc?

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Dr. John Landi
Phlebology

In brief: Heat and Compression

The best treatment for superficial phlebitis consists of wet heat, compression and NSAIDS.
If you cannot take NSAIDS, try tylenol (acetaminophen).

In brief: Heat and Compression

The best treatment for superficial phlebitis consists of wet heat, compression and NSAIDS.
If you cannot take NSAIDS, try tylenol (acetaminophen).
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