Internal bleeding occurs when an artery or vein is damaged and blood to escapes the circulatory system and collects inside the body. Internal bleeding can be caused by a variety of situations such as blunt trauma, deceleration trauma, medications, fractures, and spontaneous bleeding. Treatment of internal bleeding depends on the cause of the bleeding. Read more: Internal Bleeding Article
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Medications & Supplements
- Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
- ibuprofen (Advil, Children's Advil/Motrin, Medipren, Motrin, Nuprin, PediaCare Fever, and others)
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- warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven)
- OTC Pain Relievers and Fever Reducers
- Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) and Electrolytes
- ticlopidine, Ticlid (discontinued brand in the US)
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