I wish to know how to treat wasp and bee stings?

See below. For non-allergic people, simple first aid is good. Remove any stingers by scraping off the stinger, place ice to the area for 20" every hour as needed, use Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for itch and swelling, Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen for pain, wash the area with soap and water, can use antibiotic ointment over area, and make sure tetanus shot is current (within 10 years). If allergic reac, resp probs, etc. - 911!
Remove stinger. By scraping along edge of skin w credit card. Clean area w soap ; warm water. Apply ice in 10 min. Increments; alternating 10 on ; 10 off. Tylenol, (acetaminophen) Aspirin or Motrin help pain. Benadryl for swelling. Make paste of 2 parts baking soda ; 1 part water ; apply. Or you can apply meat tenderizer poultice to the area. Tetanus shot every 10 years. Throat, airway, mouth swelling? Call 911!

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