3 doctors weighed in:

How long does a yellow jacket sting hurt is it normal for yellow jacket stings to hurt really bad but not itch?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yellow Jacket

Yellow jackets can sting and bite.
Marked pain ; significant itching may be experienced for 1 to 2 hours. Lesser pain / tenderness can take several days to resolve. Swelling may continue to ^ after 24 hours. Swelling usually resolves within a week with redness lasting around 3 days. Pain without itching can occur.

In brief: Yellow Jacket

Yellow jackets can sting and bite.
Marked pain ; significant itching may be experienced for 1 to 2 hours. Lesser pain / tenderness can take several days to resolve. Swelling may continue to ^ after 24 hours. Swelling usually resolves within a week with redness lasting around 3 days. Pain without itching can occur.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Thank
Dr. Bradford Romans
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

Yellow jacket stings are very painful and can hurt for hours.
Soy sauce helps relieve the pain , applied directly asap.

In brief: Yes

Yellow jacket stings are very painful and can hurt for hours.
Soy sauce helps relieve the pain , applied directly asap.
Dr. Bradford Romans
Dr. Bradford Romans
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Christopher Crosby
Board Certified, Dermatology
12 years in practice
93K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors