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What is a good home remedy for pain relief from a spider bite?

I was unpacking some boxes in our shed and got bit by a black widow spider. My symptoms are under control but the area where i was bit hurts like heck. I took 2 pain pills but they don't seem to be helping.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:36 PM on Oct. 23, 2010 in Health

Answers (5)
  • Witch Hazel.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 8:39 PM on Oct. 23, 2010

  • Ice... The pain is caused by a reaction to the spider's poison, cold or ice will slow the flow and allow your body to fight it off better.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 8:39 PM on Oct. 23, 2010

  • get an onion and put it in a hot pan for a little bit then put it in a sock and on the spider bite and it will bring all the posion up to the top and you can get rif of it after you do that and it takes the pain away, if doing it in the pan doesnt work try boiling it
    marista_isabell

    Answer by marista_isabell at 8:42 PM on Oct. 23, 2010

  • Run around screaming is all I got sorry!
    HTMommy

    Answer by HTMommy at 10:43 PM on Oct. 23, 2010

  • Ice it.
    OneToughMami

    Answer by OneToughMami at 4:56 AM on Oct. 24, 2010

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