A 34-year-old female asked:
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swollen lips suddenly when wake up in the morning, how to treat if the swollen due to bite insectt?

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Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
35 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for swelling and itching. Avoid insect bites. Wash the bedding. Don't sleep with animals.
Answered on Jun 24, 2014
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Dr. Kenneth Grossman
43 years experience Endodontics
Steroids: Benedryl is great if taken shortly after the bite. But in addition, amedrol dosepak( steroid) will reduce the swelling quickly! call your dr. Asap!
Answered on May 10, 2013

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