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Developed foot swelling and bruising after treatment for throat infection. On allergen immunotherapy for asthma. Cause?

I have allergic bronchial asthma and am currently undergoing allergen immunotherapy . Recently i contracted a throat infection that caused fever and took a painkiller. The fever subsided but my foot swelled up and i had a bruise . I m 26 years old, 5 6 and weigh 57 kgs. Should i be worried about my random bruised and swelled foot?
Asked On : Mon, 29 Oct 2012
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It does`nt appear that the swelling and bruising in your foot is related to your immunotherapy. You may take a course of antibiotics and chymoral forte and keep the foot raised(not hanging down). The swelling will pass off soon. However if swelling does`nt pass off you may have to consult a physician to rule out any DVT.
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