Removing the stinger, applying ice, and using antihistamines and pain medications are treatments for a wasp sting on any part of the body, as stated by WebMD. Washing the site of the sting and getting a tetanus booster a... More »

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Both baking soda and vinegar can provide relief from the sting of a wasp or a bee, but baking soda is the more common remedy. A thick paste of baking soda and water applied directly to the sting can neutralize the sorene... More »

Wasp venom is very alkaline and vinegar is an acid that helps to neutralize the venom, notes Mother Earth Living. However, wasp venom does contain many different components that cause pain and cell death, so vinegar alon... More »

A combination of ice, antihistamines and pain medication makes the best treatment for a wasp sting, according to WebMD. For people who are not allergic to wasp stings, no more medical care is necessary. More »

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Place ice wrapped in a washcloth on a wasp sting for approximately 20 minutes each hour, according to WebMD. Wash the site with soap and water, and then apply antibiotic ointment. Use ibuprofen for pain and an antihistam... More »

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A good way to ease the pain of a wasp sting is to apply ice or a cold pack to the area, according to Healthline. Over-the-counter pain medicine, such as ibuprofen, can also be used to ease the pain. More »

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The pain caused by a wasp sting can be relieved with over-the-counter pain relievers such as ibuprofen and acetaminophen, according to WebMD. An antihistamine product taken by mouth or calamine lotion applied topically t... More »

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