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ALLMedicine™ Bites And Stings Center

Research & Reviews  61 results

How to identify and treat common bites and stings.
The Journal of Family Practice; Jaqua EE, Hanna M et. al.

Dec 21st, 2020 - A thorough history and physical are key to proper diagnosis and treatment following a patient's encounter with an insect, arachnid, or other arthropod.

An evidence based efficacy and safety assessment of the ethnobiologicals against poison...
PloS One; Modak BK, Gorai P et. al.

Nov 30th, 2020 - To explore the ethnobiological wisdom of the tribals of three western districts of West Bengal, India against poisonous and non-poisonous bites and stings, a quantitative approach was adopted. These age-old yet unexplored knowledge can be utilized...

National Estimates of Noncanine Bite and Sting Injuries Treated in US Hospital Emergenc...
Southern Medical Journal; Hareza D, Langley R et. al.

May 2nd, 2020 - Injuries resulting from contact with animals are a significant public health concern. This study quantifies and updates nonfatal bite and sting injuries by noncanine sources using the most recent data available (2011-2015) from the National Electr...

Arthropod Bites and Stings Treated in Emergency Departments: Recent Trends and Correlates.
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Vaughn MG, Holzer KJ et. al.

Aug 13th, 2019 - Despite increasing health effects of arthropod bites and associated costs, research on their frequency is limited, especially at the population level. The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence, correlates, and recent trends in visits to...

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Guidelines  2 results

Stinging insect hypersensitivity
Golden, D.

Dec 31st, 2016 - The Stinging Insect Hypersensitivity Practice Parameter Update2016 workgroup was commissioned by the JTF to develop practiceparameters that address insect stings. The chair, David B.

Insect Bites - StatPearls
Powers J, McDowell RH.

The term "bug bite" is commonly used to denote both bites and stings inflicted by members of the phylum Arthropoda. Arthropods make up the largest division of the animal kingdom, representing approximately 80% of all known animals. Defining charac...

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Drugs  51 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  131 results

Ssssting stop - echinacea angustifolia, ledum palustre twig, urtica dioica gel-Schwabe North America, Inc.

Jun 13th, 2021 - Temporarily relieves the pain, itch, redness and swelling of minor insect bites and stings (ants, bees, mosquitos, wasps, etc). Soothes fever blisters and cold sores.

Ssssting stop gel - echinacea angustifolia, ledum palustre twig, urtica dioica, gel-Schwabe Mexico, S.A. de C.V.

Jun 13th, 2021 - Temporarily relieves the pain, itch, redness and swelling of minor insect bites and stings (ants, bees, mosquitos, wasps, etc). Soothes fever blisters and cold sores.

Diphenhydramine hcl - diphenhydramine tablet, coated-Sergeants Pet Care Products LLC

Apr 13th, 2021 - Uses Temporarily relieves: ■ sensitive itching skin ■ insect bites and stings ■ travel anxiety

Soothe-a-sting - alcohol, benzocaine cloth-Western First Aid Safety dba Aramark

Mar 30th, 2021 - Uses temporary relief of pain and itching caused by insect bites and stings.Purpose Ethyl alcohol Antiseptic Benzocaine ........... Topical pain relief

Ichthammol 20% - ichthammol ointment-Chain Drug Marketing Association, Inc.

Feb 9th, 2021 - • Treating insect bites and stings from mosquitoes, spider, and bees • Removing splinters and silvers • Treating plant irritations, such as nettles or poison ivy • Treating minor skin infections such as an ingrown toenail • Soothing skin relief • ...

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News  9 results

Fast Five Quiz: Bites and Stings

Apr 28th, 2019 - In most cases, Zika virus infection causes a mild, self-limited illness. The incubation period is probably 3-12 days. Because of the mild nature of the disease, more than 80% of Zika virus infection cases may go unnoticed. The spectrum of Zika vir...

Fast Five Quiz: Bites and Stings

Apr 28th, 2019 - Oral antihistamines and topical corticosteroids are recommended in most patients with multiple fire ant bites; nevertheless, some practitioners still use prednisone or other systemic steroids to treat patients with numerous lesions. Systemic corti...

Fast Five Quiz: Bites and Stings

Apr 28th, 2019 - Bugs and spiders can cause injuries that range from largely insignificant to potentially deadly. These injuries are a common cause of emergency and office visits; thus, the ability to distinguish between benign bites and stings and dangerous situa...

Bites and Stings

Apr 1st, 2014 - Management Immediate removal of the bee stinger is the most important principle as it precludes any further venom transfer. Traditional teaching recommended scraping the stinger out to avoid squeezing remaining venom into the tissues; however, inv.

Blog: The Little Ant With the Big Bite

Aug 5th, 2011 - Just speaking with Dr. Ronald Rapini during the summer meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology is enough to make you itch.

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Patient Education  3 results see all →