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Fire Ant First Aid Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Teresa Lanum
Added: Friday, September 4, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
soap
water
alcohol
ice pack
hydrocortisone cream
calamine lotion
Benadryl

Directions:
Directions:
If you are stung by a fire ant do the following:

1. Wash the area with soap and water.
2. Clean the area with alcohol
3. Hold an ice pack on the area for 15 minutes.
4. Follow up with calamine lotion or hydrocortisone cream.
5. An antihistamine can such as Benadryl can be helpful depending on the severity of the reaction.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Works for me.

 

 

 

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