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Insect/spider bites

Friday, March 07, 2008

Understanding Insect Bites and Spider Bites -- Treatment

What Are the Treatments?

For insect bites that aren't serious, the goal of treatment is simply to relieve discomfort. In the rare cases of bites that cause a severe reaction, it is essential to get medical help immediately.

The discomfort of many insect bites can be soothed by an ice cube, a cold washcloth, calamine lotion, a paste of baking soda, or an over-the-counter hydrocortisone ointment.

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