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What causes baking soda to relieve itches from wasp stings?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Sodium bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate): Baking soda is sodium bicarbonate. It neutralizes the bee's venom.
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