If the person has any allergy symptoms, call 911 immediately. Any minutes of waiting can kill the patient. If person does not have any allergy symptoms, you may try these next steps:

  • Remove the sting. Do it carefully – you can inject more venom.
  • Ice the area. Treat wound with any alcohol.
  • You may use any painkiller. Be careful with aspirin – do not give it to those who are under 18. In addition, you can use an antihistamine. It will be useful to prevent allergy reaction.
  • Keep attention on your injury for 3-5 days. This time, is needed, to heal it. Keep it clean. Use patches or special anti-itching sticks such as StingEze Max2.

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