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How can I numb the pain of my infected insect bite besides a hot towel and advil (ibuprofen)?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
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In brief: Antibiotic action

How you seen your doctor and got started on antibiotics? The infection is causing the pain.
Antibiotics take at least 6 hours to start working. There should be moderate improvement within 48 to 72 hours - less swelling, less tenderness, less hardness.

In brief: Antibiotic action

How you seen your doctor and got started on antibiotics? The infection is causing the pain.
Antibiotics take at least 6 hours to start working. There should be moderate improvement within 48 to 72 hours - less swelling, less tenderness, less hardness.
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