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#1 of 3 Old 04-23-2013, 10:38 PM - Thread Starter
 
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i am 8 months pregnant (35 weeks) and got stung by a bee on the botton of my foot a couple of days ago and now my foot is swollen and hot and itchy and i dont know what i should do..i looked it up and it said that i am having a mild allergic reaction to the bee sting is there any advice that anyone can give me??...

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Hmm, that's how I react to bee stings but it's right away...any chance it got infected? I don't think an allergic reaction would take days to show up.
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I often go to the homeopathic remedy Ledum first, for stings- helps take down the swelling and the itching. Apis is another remedy for stings- it actually is made from the honey bee venom. But I would go with Ledum first. You can get it at any natural food store that sells remedies. Usually they just sell a 30c potency, which is fine and you can follow the dosing instructions on the tube. 

 

Those are the go-to with stings, and remedies are totally safe for pregnancy! 


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