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Doctor insights on: How To Get Rid Of Spider Bites

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How do you get rid of spider bites fast?

How do you get rid of spider bites fast?

Spider bites: Seek medical care asap if you think a spider bit you & you have fever, severe pain (can be felt at bite site & possibly chest, back or abdomen); abdominal cramping /rigidness or ulceration of skin at site. Cleanse site with soap & water. Remove jewelry. Can use Benadryl for itching, Tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain and cool compresses.You may need a tetanus shot (if you don't know when your last shot was or it > ...Read more

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How do II get rid of a spider bite?

How do II get rid of a spider bite?

Time.: Remember that once a spider bite occurs, it takes your body a period of time to remove the offending toxins. What is most important is for you to be sure that the spider did not additionally infect you with a bacteria which may have been present in its mouth at the time of the bite. You may need to visit your doctor if you suspect an infection at the site of the bite. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a spider bite itch on my face?

How do I get rid of a spider bite itch on my face?

First, avoid infect: A spider bite can cause a large amount of redness and swelling, and since the bite causes a break in the skin barrier, it could leave exposure to strep or staph or skin organism to get onto the soft tissues causing infection (cellulitis). So first keep area very clean. Then i suggest a mild Hydrocortisone cream 0.5% (otc), alternating with an antibiotic cream. Don't scratch! ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of spider bites on my face?

Is there a good way to get rid of spider bites on my face?

Spider bite: First aid treatment is cleaning the area with soap & water, apply a cool compress on the area, take tylenol/antihistamines, & if it was black widow spider or brown recluse spider, seek medical attention fast. ...Read more

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What should be done to get rid of the mark from a spider bite?

Bite scar: Brown recluse spider bites can cause tissue damage. This might need surgical treatment if it is cosmetically unpleasing in its location. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a scar from a spider bite from when i was a kid? The scar left is in the middle of my forehead and depressed.

How do I get rid of a scar from a spider bite from when i was a kid? The scar left is in the middle of my forehead and depressed.

Consultation: You may want to consult with a plastic surgeon on this. S/he can look at the scar and offer opinions or suggestions about it. ...Read more

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