What activity restrictions are advised for epistaxis (nosebleed)?

Updated: May 08, 2020
  • Author: Quoc A Nguyen, MD; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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Patients should avoid strenuous activities, hot showers, and digital trauma. They should use nasal saline spray liberally and should employ digital pressure and ice packs as needed for minor recurrences.

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