Remedies, treatments and care for Insect Stings

Insect Stings

Most bites and stings will heal on their own without a visit to a doctor. There are several things you can do to relieve pain and itching and prevent infection from a bite or sting. If you have been stung by a scorpion, see a doctor right away.


Apply baking soda  Popularity: 290  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Remove the sting  Popularity: 220  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Wash the area  Popularity: 220  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Take and apply basil juice  Popularity: 206  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Apply cold compress  Popularity: 205  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Apply sandalwood and turmeric  Popularity: 204  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Apply crushed garlic  Popularity: 201  Effectiveness: 4.5  
Rub with banana peel  Popularity: 184  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Apply ice pack  Popularity: 167  Effectiveness: 5.0  
Apply cucumber  Popularity: 124  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Apply onion  Popularity: 111  Effectiveness: 4.0  
Apply neem  Popularity: 106  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Apply cilantro  Popularity: 36  Effectiveness: 3.0  

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