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What To Do If Foot Is Swollen By Bee Stung
Intense pain : Starts to dissipate in minutes ; by a couple hours the pain intensity is markedly reduced. Pain goes from sharp to dull and is usually resolved within 3 days or so. 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. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The bottom of my foot is swollen from a bee sting , now my leg is hurting should I go to the doctors?
Maybe,maybe not: I would take some diphenhydramine (benedryl) and give it another day.Swelling and discomfort are common with this process. If you are not sure it was a bee, or if the pain requires more than over the counter meds, an office visit may be worth the effort ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Got stung by a honey bee on toe 2 days ago and foot is swollen. Got tetanus shot and medications yesterday but became purplish today. Is it normal?
No: No, I would not say it is normal. It may be just related to the sting, but you may also be developing an infection in that area. I would not hesitate to be seen. ...Read more
I been bit by a bee now my foot is swollen and its trying to get numb going up to my leg. What can I do i'm feeling kind a funny, nervous
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
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Severe reaction to a bee sting on the top of my foot. Swollen and painful. What can I do to reduce swelling and pain?
Got stung by a wasp/bee in my toe at 10 am yesterday am, now its all blistered, draining an swollen down to the middle of my foot?
Should see a Doctor: The blistering worries me and the drainage could be due to added infection. You may need antibiotics and the area needs cleaned up and covered with a Dressing. Go see a doctor today before this problem gets worse. ...Read more
I was bit by something on the outside of my left ankle 2 months ago. It stung very bad for about 15 min then itched. Yes i did scratch. There was no noticeable sore than or now but the back of my foot is swollen on both sides. It's not red just swollen.
Just been stung by a bee in my toe now area is swollen and have a lump feeling in my thoart now just slightly ?
May need to Call: 911 as you may be experiencing the beginning of a significant allergic reaction. Do you have a a documented bee allergy? Do you have an epi-pen? Throat, airway, mouth swelling or difficulty breathing? If yes, this is an emergency. You also need a tetanus shot every 10 years. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I was stung by a bee yesterday on my toe. The toe is still swollen, red, itchy and also numb. Anything I can do?
Yes.: The redness and swelling are part of the bodies reaction to the bee sting. The histamine reaction and swelling of the toe are likely the reason for the pressure on the nerve and numbness you are feeling. Ice and elevation will help as well as an antihistamine (ie..OTC Benedryl). Give this a day or two and if it does not begin to resolve follow up with the foot doc. ...Read more
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
Local Reaction?: Typical reaction to bee sting involves a local reaction. Manifests as redness and painful swelling around the site of the sting that usually develops within minutes and resolves within a few hours. In some cases swelling may last 1-2 days. Uncomplicated local reactions may be treated with cold compresses, NSAIDs for pain, and nonsedating antihistamines for itching. Consult Allergist if more severe ...Read more
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