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what are treatment for an allergic reaction to insect bite?

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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 individuals, some are very allergic, some have minor eaction. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is recomended first.But you have pain with swelling then you need to see a doctor for steroids and/or antibiotics
Answered on Jun 11, 2018
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