How to Relieve Appendicitis Pain?

Q:
How to relieve appendicitis pain?

A:
Appendicitis is a kind of inflammation of the appendix. It may lead to sever pain in your upper abdomen or around your navel.

  • Surgery is a direct method to eliminate pain. There are two kinds of surgery: laparoscopic surgery and open surgery, and both are used to remove appendix.
  • Antibiotics: They are given to fight possible peritonitis, or infection, and to reduce pain.
  • Pain relievers: If your pain is not severe, you can take some pain relievers such as Aspercreme and Ibuprofen.

If you have appendicitis, you should consult your doctor for immediate treatments.

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