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Is it okay to use neosporin to treat insect bites?

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Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis
Dentistry
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In brief: Sure, but....

It won't hurt anything, but it won't do much.
Taking benedryl is better. Ice, topical anesthetics and calalmine lotion on the bite itself can also help.

In brief: Sure, but....

It won't hurt anything, but it won't do much.
Taking benedryl is better. Ice, topical anesthetics and calalmine lotion on the bite itself can also help.
Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis
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