Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
168 Doctors are Online

Tongue swollen up in the middle surrounding the piercing, taking Voldarole. What to do ?

Had my tongue pierced two weeks ago yesterday, ive been moth washing and using salty water ... well the pain and swelling had completeley gone well Its swollen up in the middle surrounding the piercing and is red only around the piercing, im taking voldarole for the sweling I just hope its not an infection...please help :) ... note I have tender glands and my tongue is achy and sore
Asked On : Sat, 23 Feb 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  23
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
Dentist 's  Response
Sore and painful tongue is due to Piercing of tongue .
This lead into ulceration of tongue.
Take diclofenac tablets after consulting with your dentist to relieve pain.
Avoid spicy foods.
Please do not go for tongue piercing as it is not a healthy practice.
Vitamin c and folic acid supplements can be prescribed.
Take care.
Answered: Mon, 10 Jun 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor