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Frostbite Treatments

Frostbite: Treatments

Some of the possible treatments for Frostbite from various sources may include:

Treatments for Frostbite

The following treatments are listed for Frostbite in our knowledge base:

Alternative Treatments for Frostbite

Alternative treatments, home remedies, other other complementary therapies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Frostbite in various sources may include:

  • Aloe vera
  • Cayenne pepper oil for prevention
  • Prevent frostbitten parts from refreezing
  • Stop smoking
  • Avoid second hand smoke
  • Avoid alcohol
  • Wear loose clothing
  • Stay dry
  • Carbo vegetabilis homeopathic remedy-by mouth
  • Camphora homeopathic remedy-by mouth
  • Secale homeopathic remedy-by mouth
  • Silica homeopathic remedy-by mouth
  • Cuprum homeopathic remedy-by mouth
  • Bryonia homeopathic remedy-by mouth
  • Veratrum album homeopathic remedy-by mouth
  • Nux vomica homeopathic remedy-by mouth
  • Arsenicum homeopathic remedy-by mouth
  • Agaricus muscarius homeopathic remedy
  • Secale homeopathic remedy
  • Cherry wine-topical
  • Cherry salve
  • Black peppercorn Chinese folk remedy-topical
  • 2nd skin blister pads for open blister without protective skin covering
  • Do not massage or rub the area
  • Remove constrictive jewelry and clothing before the area thaws
  • Stay away from a fire or hot stove
  • Oral pain reliever
  • Immerse in circulating water just above normal body temperature (102-105 degrees Fahrenheit, 38-40 degrees Celsius)
  • Fresh beets while thawing
  • Cayenne pepper tablets (prevention)-by mouth
  • Adaptrin Ayurvedic herbal remedy to open blood vessels and improve circulation (for frostbite prevention)

Latest treatments for Frostbite

The following medications/drugs/procedures are some of the latest treatments for Frostbite:

Treatments for Causes of Frostbite

Review the treatment information pages for various causes of Frostbite:

More causes: not all possible causes for Frostbite are listed above; for a full list refer to causes of Frostbite.

Treatment Notes

Only your doctor can advise whether any of these treatments are appropriate for your specific medical situation. Always discuss all treatment options with your doctor before making a decision, including whether to start or discontinue any treatment plan.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Frostbite:

The following list of conditions have 'Frostbite' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Frostbite or choose View All.

 

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