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Old 07-16-2002, 09:45 AM   #1
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Question suplement to speed up bruise healing time

i have this really nasty blue bruise that i would love to get rid of as soon as possible so i was wondering if there was maybe a natural supplemet to speed up the healing time. thanks for any suggestions.

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Old 07-16-2002, 10:52 AM   #2
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A couple of suggestions:

Rutin [a bioflavonoid] - in a supplement combined with quercetin and hesperidin.

H2O2 - topically applied hydrogen peroxide to stimulate/increase oxygen flow to damaged capillaries.

Healing of bruises depends on how healthy your peripheral blood circulation and lymphatic systems are. For the blood circulation system - try increasing your cardio-fitness along with light massage to the affected area. For the lympahtic system - drink plenty of water and massage from the most distant point of your body toward the major lymph nodes.

Old 07-16-2002, 03:19 PM   #3
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thanks alot that really helps!

Old 07-19-2002, 09:09 AM   #4
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Take Vitamins C (500 mg.) and Zinc (50 mg.) to help heal bruises. To prevent bruises, avoid taking vitamin E and aspirin, as they thin your blood and may cause bruises. If bruises continue, see a doctor.

Old 07-21-2002, 04:55 PM   #5
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Arnica tablets are highly recommeded for bruising. It is what all the plastic surgeons recommend for rhinoplasty patients (prone to under-eye bruising)

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