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Re: Hawthorn needles.. Poisonous? Severe pain.

Re: Hawthorn needles.. Poisonous? Severe pain.
Posted by: Tom (IP Logged)
Date: June 04, 2012 01:11


I had a similar experience when I was running and my shoe came off then I stepped on a hawthorn needle (3-4 inches long) and it went about 1 inch into my right foot.
I had to crawl across the entire lawn with the needle still in and pound on the front door until my brother answered. My mom pulled it out and there was VERY little bleeding. A little while later it was covered with Neosporin and a band-aid while I was watching hockey. There was no real pain relief until I went to the Elmhurst Center For Health. The doctor saw something black (NOT part of the thorn)and had to scrape my foot open with a scalpal. We mentioned that I had taken a bath soaked it in Epsum salts and my mom squeezed the sides of it. (VERY little pus came out.) witch brings me to know. I can walk on it even run with no pain whatsoever. Luckily I can not make it hurt if I tried. (: I am on antibiotics for ten days taking 3 doses of one and a half teaspoons per dose. It has started to swell up again. But I would highly recommend going to the doctor ASAP if this happens.

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