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Mission, TX
A 23-year-old female asked:

I got stung by a bee two days ago it's still swollen, red & itches how long will this last?

1 doctor answer6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Meat tenderizer: Try using cold compresses on it for about 20-30 minutes several times a day. Iin between you might make a paste of meat tenderizer and apply it to the bite. The enzymes in the tenderizer rill help to extract the venom and reduce the swelling and itching.
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Last updated Aug 7, 2019

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