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Just returned from ER with epiploic appendagitis. What to

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just returned from ER with epiploic appendagitis. What to do for followup? Take Alleve? will it resolve iself? No pain now, just fatigued after given mild analgesic.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 2 years ago.

As such this is a self limiting condition in most cases.

You should take some rest.

You may require OTC pain medicine or antispasmodic medicine if you feel pain.

Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 2 years ago.

Surgery is not recommended in nearly all cases.

Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 2 years ago.

Depending upon the severity of pain the medication dose and type of medication can be selected.

I hope this helps