WebMD Symptom Checker helps you find the most common medical conditions indicated by the symptoms easy bruising and pale skin including Anemia, Anemia, iron deficiency, and Medication reaction or side-effect. There are 19 conditions associated with easy bruising and pale skin.
Furthermore, what can you take for pain while on blood thinners?
What to Take When Taking Blood Thinners
- Aspirin or aspirin-containing products.
- Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin, others) or naproxen (Aleve, Anaprox)
- Acetaminophen (Tylenol, others) or acetaminophen-containing products, especially when the dose of acetaminophen exceeds 1,500 milligrams a day.
- Many antibiotics.
- Cold or allergy medicines.
- Birth control pills.
What are you lacking if you bruise easily?
A deficiency of vitamin C, iron and vitamin K is usually associated with easy bruising. I would look for a vitamin C product which contains bioflavonoids, like Ultra C 1000 by Metagenics. Bioflavonoids enhance the activity of vitamin C in the body. After a few months, you will notice that the bruising will improve.
How do you know when a bruise is serious?
Severe bruising (harm score 2-3) may be dangerous or cause serious complications. Further bleeding and excess fluid may accumulate causing a hard, fluctuating lump or swelling hematoma. This has the potential to cause compartment syndrome as the swelling cuts off blood flow to the tissues.