After Incision & Drainage
- Vigorous rinsing with warm salt water 8-10 times a day.
- Do not take pain medication on an empty stomach.
- Gauze drain may become dislodged, this is normal.
- Place an ice pack on area for 12-14 hours to reduce swelling.
- Take prescriptions as directed.
- No smoking for at least 24 hours.
- If there is a problem, please call the office.