Insect Bite Treatments Williamsburg VA

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

Local Businesses

Donna Marie Corvette, Physician

5335 Discovery Park Blvd. Suite A
Williamsburg, VA 23188

Johnstuart M Guarnieri

(757) 345-2275
333 Mclaws Cir – Suite 3
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Guarnieri, Johnstuart – Aesthetic Center For Cosmetic

(954) 565-7575
333 Mclaws Cir # 3
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Zantha Christine Marcuson

475 Mclaws Cir Ste 1
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Teasley, David G – Williamsburg Plastic Surgery

(561) 684-5500
227 Mclaws Cir
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Dr.David Teasley

(757) 253-8875
324 Monticello Avenue
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Aesthetic Center For Cosmetic

(757) 345-2275
333 Mclaws Cir Ste 3
Williamsburg, VA 23185

John Mathews Pitman Iii

324 Monticello Ave
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Peninsula Plastic Surgery Center

(757) 229-5200
324 Monticello Ave
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Johnstuart M Guarnieri

333 Mclaws Cir Ste 1
Williamsburg, VA 23185

David G Teasley

227 Mclaws Cir
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Hines, Tammy – Peninsula Plastic Surgery Ctr

(757) 229-5200
324 Monticello Ave
Williamsburg, VA 23187

Dr David G Teasley

227 Mclaws Circle
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Joseph Walker Musgrave Jr

1139 Professional Dr
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Susan Elizabeth Mackel

895 Middle Ground Blvd 475 Mclaws Cir
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Corvette, Donna

5335 Discovery Park Blvd Ste A
Williamsburg, VA 23188

Mc Dermott, Marti – Aesthetic Center For Cosmetic

(561) 659-3366
333 Mclaws Cir # 3
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Corvette, Donna M – Dermatology Center Of Williamsburg

(757) 645-3787
5335 Discovery Park Blvd
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Linwood Webster Custalow

141 Eastbury
Williamsburg, VA 23188

B Voss Neal

2500 Sanctuary Dr
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Insect Bite Treatments FAQ in Williamsburg, VA

How do you stop bugs from biting me in bed?

Washing bed sheets and other bedding in high temperatures. Regularly vacuuming your mattress and bed box. Do not store items under the bed. Washing and drying the clothes after returning from a trip. Get professional help to get rid of bed bugs.

Can you get a blood clot from a bug bite?

Although extremely rare, poisonous bites can lead to blood clots and the breakdown of red blood cells or platelets, which can cause excessive bleeding, comas or even death. Therefore, you should call your doctor immediately if you experience severe symptoms or develop an open sore and black, dead tissue.

What are the red flags for sepsis?

Severe breathlessness or sleepiness. It feels like you’re going to die or pass out. Skin mottled or discoloured. An extremely high or a very low temperature; repeated vomiting; seizures; and a rash which doesn’t fade when you press a glass against it are also possible ‘red flags’.

When should you worry about a mosquito bite?

Seek immediate medical attention if you experience any of the following after a bite: Throat swelling. Trouble breathing. Wheezing.

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.

What can you put on bug bites overnight?

Wash the area with soap and water. Apply an ice pack for 10 minutes to reduce swelling and itching. Reapply ice pack as needed. Apply a mixture of baking soda and water, which can help reduce the itch response. Use an over-the-counter anti-itch or antihistamine cream to help relieve itching.

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.

What is the best antihistamine for insect bites?

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

How do I know if my bug bite is infected?

A wide area of redness around the bite. Swelling around the bite. Pus. Increasing pain. Fever. Chills. Feeling of warmth around the bite. Long red line extending out from the bite.

Why do insect bites itch more at night?

“Most people itch more at night because our cortisol levels (our bodies’ own anti-inflammatory hormone) are higher in the morning and also because we are less distracted as we wind down and try to fall asleep,” explained Dr. Kassouf.

What can I put on my skin to stop insect bites?

Deet based insect repellents are widely seen as the most effective. Wash mosquito bites with soap and warm water. Antihistamine tablets and topical creams, anti-itch creams and applying an ice pack to the bites should provide relief from itching.

How do you tell if a bite is from a mosquito?

General Symptoms of Bites Mosquito Bites: Usually appears as puffy white and reddish bumps that begin a few minutes after the bite and become a reddish-brown bump a day or so after the bite. In some instances a host may have small blisters and dark spots that look like bruises in extreme cases.

What kind of bite leaves a big red bump?

Chigger bites are itchy red bumps that can look like pimples, blisters, or small hives. They are usually found around the waist, ankles, or in warm skin folds. They get bigger and itchier over several days, and often appear in groups.

How long do bite itches last?

Most insect bites are itchy for several days. Any pinkness or redness usually lasts 3 days. The swelling may last 7 days.

Does toothpaste help with bug bites?

Toothpaste Why it Works: A dab of toothpaste on the bite will act as an astringent, drawing itchy venom from the wound as it dries. Menthol in the toothpaste will also provide a “cooling” sensation that will occupy the nerves in the same way ice does, relieving discomfort.