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What are the symptoms of an allergic reaction to insect bite?
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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
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In brief: Depends
If it is mild- just some redness and itching, an antihistamine, such as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will help.
People who get severe reactions- such as difficulty breathing, or swelling of the mouth, tongue, or throat, should carry an epi-pen, which is injectable epinephrine.

In brief: Depends
If it is mild- just some redness and itching, an antihistamine, such as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will help.
People who get severe reactions- such as difficulty breathing, or swelling of the mouth, tongue, or throat, should carry an epi-pen, which is injectable epinephrine.
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