Insect Bite Treatments Pasadena CA

Find top doctors who perform Insect Bite Treatments in Pasadena, CA. Whether you’re seeking treatment or looking to schedule a preventative screening, we can connect you with the best dermatologists near you in Pasadena, CA.

Local Businesses

Joseph Michael Duvall

504 S Sierra Madre Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91107

Forman, Kristen C – Pasadena Dermatology Ctr

(626) 449-4207
960 E Green St Ste 330
Pasadena, CA 91106

Sasaki Aesthetic Medical Center

(626) 796-3373
1844 San Miguel Drive Suite 109
Pasadena, CA 91105

Don Lazaro Clarke

3285 New York Dr
Pasadena, CA 91107

Advanced Surgical Institute

(626) 449-3200
100 North Wiget Lane #100
Pasadena, CA 91107

Lenore Setsuko Kakita

(626) 584-9933
225 S Euclid Ave
Pasadena, CA 91101

Marilyn Ann Mehlmauer

(626) 585-9474
10 Congress St Ste 320
Pasadena, CA 91105

Marion A Quinn

(626) 793-7790
960 E Green St – #164
Pasadena, CA 91106

Bonnie Jean Kerr

800 Fairmount Ave Ste 425
Pasadena, CA 91105

Tommy H Chen,Inc Dermatology

(626) 793-4857
50 Bellefontaine St, #301
Pasadena, CA 91105

Harold Lee Rosenfeld

39 Congress St
Pasadena, CA 91105

Janice Davolio

800 Fairmount Ave Ste 425
Pasadena, CA 91105

Gordon Sasaki

(626) 796-3373
Suite 319 800 S. Fairmount Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105

Daniel Casper

(626) 796-7158
Suite 407 10 Congress Street
Pasadena, CA 91105

Joseph K Davidson

301 N Lake Ave Ste 110
Pasadena, CA 91101

Christiaan P Hallman

(626) 795-2007
800 Fairmount Ave – Suite 310
Pasadena, CA 91105

Rigor Dermatology & Laser Center

(626) 844-3884
675 S Arroyo Pkwy Ste 100B
Pasadena, CA 91105

Doudikian-Scaf Nayiri

(818) 500-7210
2161 Ygnacio Valley Rd Ste 101
Pasadena, CA 91106

Warren Cole Stout

800 E Colorado Blvd Ste 450
Pasadena, CA 91101

Laser Hair Removal, Dr Robert B Seltzer

(626) 381-9954
960 E Green St, Ste 108
Pasadena, CA 91106

Insect Bite Treatments FAQ in Pasadena, CA

What does it mean when a bite swells up?

A person can get a localized allergic reaction (swelling, heat, or itching of the skin around the sting area) or a systemic allergic reaction, meaning that the venom causes a reaction throughout the body. In the case of a systemic reaction, the person may break out in hives.

How do you tell if you been bitten by a spider?

Itching or rash. Pain radiating from the site of the bite. Muscle pain or cramping. Reddish to purplish color or blister. Increased sweating. Difficulty breathing. Headache. Nausea and vomiting.

When should I be worried about an insect bite?

a large area (around 10cm or more patch of skin) around the bite becomes red and swollen. you have symptoms of a wound infection, such as pus or increasing pain, swelling or redness. you have symptoms of a more widespread infection, such as a high temperature, swollen glands and other flu-like symptoms.

Why am I getting bitten and no one else is?

If no pests can be found and the irritation doesn’t seem to match any of the most common bug bite pictures, you may be experiencing a skin reaction to a household product or environmental irritant. Consider the location of the rash. If it’s on the hands and arms, think about what you’ve come in contact with recently.

Does Vaseline help heal bug bites?

Applying petroleum jelly (such as Vaseline) is an easy way to bring down itching while you wait to treat bites more efficiently. “It forms a protective seal over the skin that allows the barrier to repair itself, especially if you’ve been scratching,” Dr. Zeichner explains.

When should I go to the doctor for a bug bite?

If any redness, swelling or hardening of the skin around the bite gets worse over 24 to 72 hours, be sure to get into the doctor as soon as possible. “The most concerning symptoms would be those of a severe allergic reaction, such as shortness of breath, facial swelling or difficulty swallowing,” Coates said.

Is Aloe Vera good for insect bites?

Did you know that aloe vera is a fantastic, natural, antiseptic agent? That’s what makes it a good natural remedy for mosquito bites. The vitamins and minerals found in aloe vera will help to reduce the pain, swelling and itching. On top of that, it will also help the bite heal faster.

Which antibiotic is best for insect bites?

The antibiotic Flucloxacillin can be used to treat an infected insect bite if you are not allergic to penicillins.

How long do bug bites stay red and swollen?

Most insect bites are itchy for several days. Any pinkness or redness usually lasts 3 days. The swelling may last 7 days. Insect bites of the upper face can cause severe swelling around the eye.

What is the best antihistamine for insect bites?

cetirizine (Zyrtec) desloratadine (Clarinex) fexofenadine (Allegra) levocetirizine (Xyzal) loratadine (Alavert, Claritin)

Why am I waking up with itchy bites?

The most common insect known for biting people while they are sleeping is the bed bug. If you wake up with multiple bites that are painless at first but become itchy welts over time, especially around your armpits, neck, behind your knee, or on your inner thighs, then you might be dealing with a bed bug infestation.