Uterine Polyps Home Care
Home care for endometrial polyps includes:
- Stop smoking.
- Avoid exposure to secondary smoke.
- Avoid caffeine.
- Avoid stimulants:
- Diet pills
- Weight loss if you are overweight
- Take prescribed medications as directed:
- Don't skip doses of your medication. This makes them less effective.
- Be aware of the common side effects that may be caused by your medication.
- Learn everything you can about endometrial polyps:
- The more you know about your condition, the easier it will be to participate with your doctor in making treatment decisions.
- Ask your doctor about good sources for information.
- Write down questions to ask your doctor.
Uterine Polyps Warning Signs
Notify your doctor if you have endometrial polyps and any of the following:
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