The stings of scorpions, bees, wasps, and other insects can be a painful experience. Some people have life-treatening allergic reactions to these stings. Symptoms include a rapid, shallow heart-beat, pale face and difficult breathing. In any such situation, it is important to consult a physician as soon as possible.
Treatment Plan for Stings
A course of immune stimulants can be supportive. Applying tincture of echinacea locally may help reduce pain.
Herbal Remedies for Stings
Related Stings conditions
The information given here is designed to help you make informed choices about your health. The information is drawn from numerous sources—both traditional medicine practice, from the clinical experience of many herbalists currently practicing, and supported by decades of scientific research from the author. The research most consulted includes human clinical trials that help to determine the most effective and safe herbs for various needs, the best doses, and types of preparations.
The information offered in this database is not intended as a substitute for any that may have been prescribed by your health practitioner or physician.