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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me help you?: Insect bites and stings can cause an immediate skin reaction. The bite from fire ants and the sting from bees, wasps, and hornets are usually painful. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Depends: If it is mild- just some redness and itching, an antihistamine, such as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will help. People who get severe reactions- such as ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Depends: The answer depends on the severity of the allergic reaction. If it is mild- just some redness and itching, an antihistamine, such as Benadryl (diphenh ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
34 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Depends on the severity of the reaction on the skin-redness, swwollen, pain. As well as what kind of insect bite. The reaction are varies on different ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Allergy to insect bi: Most of the allergies to insect bites caue local reaction and itching.But some people have severe reaction to insect bites and stings especially bee s ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Allergy to insect bi: Most of the allergies to insect bites caue local reaction and itching.But some people have severe reaction to insect bites and stings especially bee s ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Novick
42 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Skin test or blood: When you see an allergist, they will first take a detailed history of your symptoms from the bite..And the type of insect involved, if known...Dependi ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
What it says.: If you get stung or bitten by an insect, and you are allergic to the insect's venom or saliva, you develop an allergic reaction to the sting or bite. ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See your physician: If one has an allergic reaction to a insect sting or bite then an appointment with their physician is appropriate. Depending upon what the stinging in ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: Depending upon what insect is responsible. If this is from a bee sting reaction, then there are potential treatments available. Speak with a physician ... Read More
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