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I'm feeling weak and drowsy right after getting stung by a wasp. is that normal?

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Dr. Steven Weissberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
No: You might be having an allergic reaction and should seek medical help.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
This is not normal.: Sting symptoms may include pain, itching, swelling, redness ; tenderness of the affected area.Milder allergic reactions: swelling of > 4 inches, nausea, GI cramps, diarrhea. Severe allergic reactions may present with swelling of tongue, mouth, lips or throat; difficulty swallowing ; breathing, wheezing, tightness of the chest, hives, generalized weakness, confusion ; slurring of speech. Get.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
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medical evaluation now.
Jan 18, 2014

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