How to deal with nose swelling

Patient

Q: I was playing basketball yesterday and the ball hit me in the face. Now my nose and a bit of my face are swollen. How can I: make the swelling go down quickly and make the swelling less painful? Thank you.

Symptoms:  Swelling
Doctor

A:   Hello,
Thank you for posting your query on ATD.

I have gone through your query and understand your concern.You got injury to your nose and face. Icing will be helpful in reducing swelling. Anti-inflammatory and analgesic such as ibuprofen reduces swelling and pain. Multivitamins B and C are helpful in recovery.

Hope your query get answered.
Wishing you a good health.
Take care.

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