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What's OK to put on bug bite?

It doesn't seem to itch her, but it's a pretty nasty big red bump under her left eye that's been there for a few days already. I'm afraid if I put anything on it to clear it up she will rub her eye and get the meds in her eye. Any suggestions?

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MamaLisa1976

Asked by MamaLisa1976 at 10:06 AM on Mar. 20, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • if it's near her eye, I wouldn't put anything on it except maybe some ice. Like you said, wouldn't want her rubbing the medicine into her eye.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:08 AM on Mar. 20, 2010

  • toothpaste
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 11:21 AM on Mar. 20, 2010

  • Make a paste out of baking soda and a few drops of water. Put that on the bit and allow it to dry. It should help.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:06 PM on Mar. 20, 2010

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