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Bruising Treatments

Alternative Treatments for Bruising

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

  • Arnica cream
  • Bromelain
  • Alternating hot and cold compress
  • Peppermint, lavender and almond oil mixture
  • Rosemary, black pepper and juniper oil mixture
  • Bioflavonoids
  • Citrus fruit
  • Ice intermittently for 24 hours
  • Elastic bandage
  • Elevate injured area
  • Heat after initial ice treatment
  • Warm comfrey compress
  • Warm vinegar compress
  • Warm witch hazel compress
  • Arnica (by mouth)
  • Arnica salve on affected area
  • Parsley compress
  • St. John's wort oil
  • Vitamin K cream
  • Vitamin K (by mouth)
  • Broccoli
  • Brussels sprouts
  • Green, leafy vegetables
  • Vitamin C
  • Carrots
  • Apricots
  • Citrus fruits
  • Parsley ice
  • Avoid aspirin
  • Turmeric and sandalwood powder paste with a pinch of alum, apply to injured body part with pressure
  • Warm milk with pinch saffron and turmeric powder
  • Cranberry juice
  • Pomegranate juice
  • Ayurvedic herbal remedy
  • Arnica homeopathic remedy
  • Bellis perennis homeopathic remedy
  • Hypericum homeopathic remedy
  • Ledum homeopathic remedy
  • Ruta graveolens homeopathic remedy
  • Counterpressure
  • Bilberry-by mouth
  • Oral pain reliever

Treatments for Causes of Bruising

Review the treatment information pages for various causes of Bruising:

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

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: Bruising:

The following list of conditions have 'Bruising' 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.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Bruising:

The following list of medical conditions have 'Bruising' or similar listed as a medical complication in our database.


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