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ANTI INFLAMATORY HELP!!!!!

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I've been undergoing fraxel restore treatments and have been on anti inflamatory drugs for a few weeks now and had a treatment done a few days ago while on the drugs.

I am reading now that i should NOT be on these after fraxel why is this so? I have stopped taking them as of today and will start again in a couple days but what is the exact reason as to why fraxel patients should not be on anti inflamatories? I'm worried.

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anti inflammatory drugs as in Nsaid and aspirin are blood thinners. it may effect healing process if people take it during, right before or post surgery.

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Some people believe it affects the healing of wounds as they believe you need inflammation to initiate the placement of collagen, elastin etc. I don't generally agree and find anti inflammatories help most of us. Remember that we scarred in the first place due to an increase or over reactive inflammatory response.

I don't feel it will reduce your results atal so don't worry!

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