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A 28-year-old female asked:

if a bee stung was treated just by alcohol for 24 hours for a 4 years old child , what are the consequences ?

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Dr. Eric Fete
Dr. Eric Fete answered
Emergency Medicine 22 years experience
Nothing: If you mean applying alcohol to the bite should not do much. clean with soap and water only. Give the child motrin for pain as directed and benadryl (diphenhydramine) as directed for itching. it should resolve within a day or two

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