When you return home after the procedure, do the following to help ensure a smooth recovery:
- Rest on the day of the procedure.
- Apply ice packs for soreness at the injection site.
- Avoid baths, pools, and whirlpools for 24-48 hours.
Be sure to follow your doctor's
It will take a few days to a week for the medicine to reduce the inflammation and pain. You should be able to resume your regular daily activities the day after the procedure. You should be able to start exercising within one week.