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Iv meth misses vein

Premium Questions

Dr.   Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

A friend that is an iv meth user missed a vien 2 days ago he is experiancing severe pain redness warm to touch he wont go to the doc any suggestions ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

When someone misses there vein injecting crystal meth what do you do to help the lump go away more quickly and safely? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shanthi.E MD

Hi, a few days ago while injecting meth , I clearly missed the vein in my arm... (slightly above the elbow). Over the next day, it became red and severely swollen... worse than I recall ever... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shanthi.E ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

My face has many small veins and very noticeable lately. Does meth cause this and can it be reversed ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I have missed the vein when shot meth burns and have a knot I have been rotateing between ice and moist heat what should I do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

What are the complications from iv use meth? Specifically if the 3 1/2 golf ball size places on my arms from shooting meth. They seem to be on places that I have missed the vein. The are... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Ralph Chambers MD

Thanks I have been Iv drug user on and off for years. My veins are not good injected meth into a vein 3 times over a couple of days and last time of injection missed it really hurt I was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ralph Chambers ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Raloh Chambers MD

I missed my vein with a tiny amount of meth when shooting up on one arm, it is not swollen. Missed a even smaller amount on the other and it is slightly swollen but that is it. I also feel some... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raloh Chambers ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

i shot up meth 2 weeks ago i think i missed cause i got a small lump under skin i applied a heating pad and seems to work but i feel like a nerve is being pinched it hurts to reach Also I noticed veins... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ashish Mittal MD

i shoot meth and i have missed a few times in my arm and the bumps have been there for almost 2 months. Now when i inject i feel a burn go right up my arm i know i didnt miss and there is no bump after... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Mittal ( Psychiatrist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

Looks like you missed the vein

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Avoid such things. Better to stay happy. And no need to worry much for heart aatack. Stay cheerful. Avoid meth. Please hit thanks.

Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

It can be local inflammation, veins inflammation or even veins thrombosis. Please consult your doctor.