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How To Know If The Stinger Of Bee Is Still In Foot
I was stung by a bee - don't know if stinger is still in - my foot is swelling - what should I do?
How long will it take for the swelling on my foot to go away after bieng stung by a bee (the tip of the stinger may still be in my foot)?
Stinger should B -: -taken out. Some bees that leave their stinger, it remains functional & pumps more venom into Ur foot 4 a while. Ice and benadryl (diphenhydramine) is best as long as U have no allergies 2 bees. It will go away. There is a lot of room 4 swelling in the foot, especially on top. If its been more than an hour or so the stinger is no longer active, a good tweezers will allow U 2 get it out. It will eventually fall out. ...Read more
I removed a bee stinger with a tweezers from my toddler's foot. Foot fine 1st day, swollen and itchy 2nd day. Worried part of stinger still in foot?
I got stung by a bee on saturday, my foot is still extremely swollen and extremely itchy what should i do?
Secondary infection?: You may have developed "cellulitis," a secondary bacterial skin infection due to introducing germs to the site from the bite itself, or from scratching the hive (which should have resolved). Take a pen and draw an outline around the whole red area & monitor the swelling. Should be shrinking. Worth an ASAP visit to the doc who may prescribe an antibiotic pill and diphenhydramine or Atarax (hydroxyzine) for itch. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I can't get part of a bee stinger out of my foot, is it harmful to leave it there? Will it eventually work its way out?
I stepped on a bee could see the stinger a little while ago and now I can't my foot hurts so bad and can't walk on it but can't even use tweezers?
Don't the times : Frame from sting to swelling. But severe swelling warrants medical evaluation. Normal sting symptoms may include pain, itching, swelling, redness ; tenderness of the affected area. Milder allergic reactions: swelling of > 4 inches (baseball), nausea, GI cramps, diarrhea. Severe allergic reactions may present with swelling of tongue, mouth, lips or throat; difficulty swallowing ; breathing, >. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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