A 42-year-old member asked:
How can i make it so i get the pain of a wasp sting to go away?
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Psychiatry 25 years experience
Wasp sting remedies: Remove stinger by scraping along edge of skin with a credit card. Clean area with soap & warm water. Apply ice in 10 minute increments; alternating 10 on & 10 off. Try a bag of cold peas. You can take meds like tylenol, (acetaminophen) Aspirin or Motrin for pain or Benadryl for swelling. Make a paste of 2 parts baking soda & 1 part water & apply. Throat, airway or tongue swelling – call 911.
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Last updated Jun 30, 2014
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