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Shot crystal meth, upper arm swollen and redness in whole arm. Had celitius, given antibiotics. Remedy to ease the pain?

I shot up crystal meth and i believe i went too deep. I went to dr before and i waited until my upper arm was swollen and the redness was almost around my whole arm. I had celulitus and was given antibiotics . It has happened again , bt its the first couple days. I have somd penecilin and am taking that, cold compresses too. Is there anything elsxe i can do?? Please help
Asked On : Sat, 22 Dec 2012
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Your pain occurring due to infection and inflammation of deep tissue. It is high time understand harm of crystel meth use.

Following steps will help you:
-Inform your physician about the cause of cellulitis and pattern of crystel meth use, so that he can change medicine accordingly.
-Continue antibiotics and cold compress
-Request your physician for some anti inflammatory analgesics.
-Take plenty of water, healthy diet and multi vitamins for fast healing.

I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Wish you Good Health.

Dr. Ashish Mittal
Answered: Wed, 26 Dec 2012
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