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Swelling around eye area caused by bug bite last night. Should I do something?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Bug bite

Do not scratch or rub the area.
You can try otc Cortaid (hydrocortisone) or cortisone 10 but do not get the cottisone in your eyes used twice a day. If no improvement within 2-3 days, see your local dermatologist.

In brief: Bug bite

Do not scratch or rub the area.
You can try otc Cortaid (hydrocortisone) or cortisone 10 but do not get the cottisone in your eyes used twice a day. If no improvement within 2-3 days, see your local dermatologist.
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