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Bee sting potassium chloride

Premium Questions

Dr. Kalpana Pathak MD

My kid is 3 months old. Today morning he was stung by a bee. I have removed the stinger and washed the area with Dettol . The area is red in colour. What medication needs to be given? There is no swelling as of now. View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kalpana Pathak ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Suma Parinam MD

My son was stung by a bee a week ago and he started complaining about it being itchy and now painful. Its swollen and there is a white like blister . He is back asleep now after waking up screaming. Could it be infected or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suma Parinam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Raju A.T MD

what can I do for bee stings? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Naveen Kumar MD

Several years ago, knowing that I could not take meds with red XXXXXXX I took Benadryl XXXXXXX free for a mosquito bite that swelled more than typical. My skin swelled and turned almost purple, which I believe to be an... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hello Doctor I was bitten by a honeybee/wasp 4-5 days back on feet. At that time, I removed the visible sting and applied some cream/oil. At that time, the pain and itching subsided after 30 minutes. But since yesterday,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.   Ivan R. Rommstein MD

My husband was stung by a bee on his finger three months ago. It is still sore and swollen. He can only bend it halfway. Doc did a round of antibiotics which didn t help. Then X-rays which showed nothing. He has iced,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr.      Honey Arora MD

I am a female age 60. I am visiting my daughter in Guam. I was stung by the bonnie bee on my right hand. It is swollen and while it doesn t hurt like it did it really iches a lot and feels like it is spreading up my arm. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I was stung by a bee on the side of my big toe. After a couple of days the area around my toe and top of my foot turned pink with no pain. The area is now purple and it feels bruised when i put pressure on the area and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Praveen G MD

There use to be a stick that was made of hard plastic that you would squeeze to break another tube inside. It would then produce a product that you would put on a bee sting. Sorta looks like the thing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Praveen G MD

I was stung by a bee (went up my trouser leg) over a week ago it hurt for a while & was swollen then stopped but left a bruise around the area but today I have a very itchy rash & red area around the sting I have put... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi Bee sting treatment does not work for varicose veins. Reply with thanks.

Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj MD

eventually as all the blood clots break down and the bruise starts healing, it will turn a bit purplish. Warm compresses and soaking your feet in hot water mixed with epsom salt will help.

Dr. Hardik Pitroda MD

Hello, You take 25mg to 50mg capsule/tablet of BENADRYL 3-4 times a day to relieve the itching and discomfort. Thanks Dr Hardik Pitroda