A 46-year-old member asked:
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how long is it supposed to it take for a wasp sting to heal?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Usually: Most often the pain resolves within 24 to 72 hours.
Answered on Sep 2, 2019

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
24 to 72 hours: Uncomplicated sting - usually 24 to 72 hours.
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
About a week: It will taper down over a week or so. If it itches, consider taking antihistamine.
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Immediate: If you are going to have a reaction it is usually immediate.
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Many treatments: The most thing is to identify whether or not you might have life threatening allergy to insect stings--this type of allergy would be characterized by ... Read More
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