Get a pair of jockey shorts, a jock strap or tight fitting underwear to keep your scrotum elevated.
At night elevate the scrotum on a folded towel or washcloth. Place the towel between your legs and underneath your scrotum.
Take Aleve (naproxen 200mg), one tablet every 12 hours. Continue this medication for two weeks. Stop the medication if:
- you feel faint, vomit blood, or have bloody or black stools. These are signs of stomach bleeding
- stomach pain or upset gets worse or lasts
- redness or swelling is present in the painful area
- you have difficulty swallowing
- it feels like the pill is stuck in your throat
- you develop heartburn
Call the office immediately if you develop a high fever, swelling of the testicle, or increased pain.