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Insect Bites Herbal Treatment, Prevention, Symptoms, Causes, Cured By

General Name
Insect Bites
Medical Name
Insect Bites
Hindi Name
Keede Ka Katna
Insect Bites Symptoms
Stomach Cramps
Rapid Heart rate
Allergic Reaction
Difficulty Breathing
Small red or itchy lumps on skin
Swelling of Face, Tongue, Hands, Feet, Ears, Lips or Eyelids

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Insect Bite is a disease of the Body.
Bites, Stings by insects are Insect Bites.
The sting of insect contains some toxic substance or Venom. It causes pain, swelling and itching.
Insect bites may cause some serious problems. They carry diseases like Malaria, Lyme disease, West Nile virus or Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF).

Stinging Insects are
Fire ants
Dragon Fly
Yellow jackets and some spiders may cause reactions.

If symptoms like Loss of consciousness, Dizziness,Shortness of breath or Rapid Heart Beat develop, it is an emergency. Rush patient to hospital.
Even if such symptoms do not appear immediately after the insect bite, patient must be taken to the hospital. They may develop later.

If not treated properly, Insect Bites may cause
Swollen Glands
Damage to the Tissues

Citronella oil is a natural insect repellent.
Your best bet is, Onion.
A visit to the Doctor is a must

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Materia Medica for Insect Bites

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Golden Shower for Insect Bites

Take Root bark. Grind them. Make paste with water. Apply it on the affected part.

Indian Borage for Insect Bites

Crush the leaves. Mix it in coconut oil. Apply on the affected part.

Sensitive Plant for Insect Bites

Grind the leaves and stem together. Apply paste on the affected part twice a day.

Olive ( Jaitun ) for Insect Bites

Apply Olive oil twice a day.

Ashoka for Insects Bites

Make a paste of the bark. Apply over the affected area.

Garlic ( Lehsun ) for Insect Bites

Take two fresh cloves of Garlic. Squeeze and place on Insect Bites or Stings.

Ginger ( Adrak ) for Insect Bite

Grind Ginger with water and make the patient smell to alleviate poison.

Achyranthes Aspera for Insect Bites

Apply paste of Achyranthes Aspera leaves on the affected part.

Vicoa Auriculata for Insect bite

Grind the root of Vicoa Auriculata. Apply over the affected area.
Soak the roots in water overnight. Apply it on the affected part.

Cat Tail Plant for Insect Bite

Make fine paste of Cat Tail Plant leaves. Add a small quantity of Slaked lime in it. Apply locally.

Catharanthus Roseus for Insect Bites

Take Catharanthus Roseus leaves. Boil them. Extract them. Apply it on the affected area.

Solidago Virgaurea for Insect Bites

Make a paste by grinding the flowers of Solidago Virgaurea and apply on the affected area.

Bush Basil Leaves for Insect Bites

Crush few Bush Basil Leaves. Rub over the affected part.

Wake Robin for Insect Bites and Stings

Make a poultice of the leaves and apply on the affected area.

Short Styled Onion as Insect and Moth Repellent

The juice of the plant is used as a moth repellent. The whole plant is said to repel insects and moles.

Marigold ( Gendha ) for Insect Bites

Rub the fresh flower on the affected area for quick relief.

Lady's Mantle for Insect Bites

Apply a poultice of the leaves on the affected area. It can be used as a good first aid for snake and Insect Bites.

Plantago Asiatica for Insect Bite

Chew leaves of Plantago Asiatica. It helps to get relief from redness and itching.

Tobacco for Insect Bite

Add some water in Tobacco to make paste. Apply it over affected areas.

Eucalyptus ( Safeda ) Oil for Insect Bites

Apply Eucalyptus oil over bitten area. It helps in relieving pain.

Marigold for Insect Bites

Tie petals of Marigold over affected areas.

Fennel ( Saunf ) for Snake, Insect Bites

Take One tablespoon powdered Fennel ( Saunf ) seeds.
Put into One cup of water and steep for 10-15 minutes.
Give it to the patient 3-4 times a day.

Lobelia ( Narasam ) for Insect Bites, Bruises

Make a poultice of the plant and apply externally to the affected area.

Indigo ( Nili ) for Wounds and Insect Bites

A leaf poultice can be used externally for Wounds and Insect Bites.
OR : Make a paste of Indigo ( Nili ) with warm water and use for burns, scalds, wounds, insect bites, animal bites, boils.

Witch Hazel for Insect Bites

Witch Hazel reduces inflammation. Apply Witch Hazel oil to the affected area.
Or: Apply the paste of Witch Hazel leaves directly over the Insect Bites.

Yerba Santa for Insect Bites

Grind some fresh leaves and apply the paste on affected area. It also reduces Swelling.

Carambola for Insect Bites

Apply leave paste of Carambola over bitten area.

Mint ( Pudina ) for Insect Bites

Apply the leaf juice on the affected area.
OR : Rub the crushed leaves on the affected part.

Cluster Fig ( Gular ) for Insect Bites

Grind the bark by adding a few drops of water and make a paste. Apply the paste evenly on the affected skin. Repeat after 2-3 hours.

Chinese Gynura for Insect Bites

Make a poultice using leaves of Chinese Gynura. Use it over Insect Bite.
Make a paste of Common Marshmallow ( Khatami ) root by adding some water and apply on the affected part.

Honey ( Shehad ) for Insect Bites

Wash the affected area under cold water and then liberally coat with Honey.

Papaya ( Papita ) for Insect Bites

Take a slice of raw Papaya ( Papita ) and rub on the affected skin. It helps in neutralizing the poison content.

Onion ( Pyaz ) for Insect Bites

Onion ( Pyaz in India ) reduces the swelling and itchiness due to Insect bite.
Take a small piece of Onion cut into half and rub it on the affected ares on Insect Bites. Do this 2 to 3 times day.

Guava ( Amrood ) for Insect Bites

Rub Crushed Guava ( Amrood ) leaves over the affected areas.

Black Plum for Insect Bites

Grind 2 Black Plum leaves to make a fine paste. Mix it with one cup of water. Drink it.

Sandalwood Essential Oil for Insect Bites

Mix Sandalwood Essential Oil, Turmeric Oil and Lavender Essential Oil in a ratio of 1:1:1. Apply on the affected areas.
It will provide relief from Swelling and Itchiness due to Insect Bite.

Basil ( Tulsi ) for Insect Bites

Grind fresh Basil roots to make a paste. Apply this paste on the affected skin. Repeat the process two times a day.
You can also use freshly extracted Basil leave juice in place of Basil roots.

Tea Tree Essential Oil for Insect Bites

Dilute Tea Tree Essential Oil with Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) in a ratio of 1:1. Repeat the process after every two hours.
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Herbal Treatment For Insect Bites 1

Make a mixture of Sodom root bark powder and Date Palm sugar by taking them in equal ratio. Take 1/4 tsp with warm milk at night. Use it for 4 days.

Herbal Treatment For Insect Repellent 1

Mix the oils of Lemongrass, Peppermint, and Vanilla. Add a few drops of this mixture to a carrier oil. Apply to exposed parts.
This oil is more potent than chemical Insect repellants available in the market.
It is safe for you, your children, and your pets.
Please ask you doctor before using it.

Herbal Treatment For Insect Bites 2

Add 5 g Baking Soda in 20 ml Apple Cider Vinegar. Apply this mixture over bitten area.

Herbal Treatment For Insect Bites 3

Grind the leaves of Chinese Date ( Ber ) to make a paste. Add few drops of Lemon juice ( Nimboo ). Use as a Poultice.

Herbal Treatment For Insect Bites 4

Mix half tablespoon Lemon Juice ( Nimbo ) in One tablespoon Apple Cider Vinegar ( Seb Ka Sirka ) and apply on the affected area with a cotton ball.

Herbal Treatment For Insect Bites 5

Baking Soda ( Meetha Soda in India ) soothes the skin and reduce itching due to Insect Bites. Lavender Essential Oil has strong Antiseptic property. This property helps to kill germs and reduce pain.
Take 1 tablespoon of Baking Soda. Add 1 to 2 drops of Lavender Essential Oil and water in it. Mix well to form a thick paste. Apply it onto the affected area. Leave it for 10 to 15 minutes. Repeat twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Insect Bites 6

Boil 5 to 10 grams leaves of each Azadirachta Indica ( Neem ) and Albizia Lebbeck ( Siris ) in 150 ml of water for 10 minutes. Strain it off. Wash of your affected sores to heal the area.

Herbal Treatment For Insect Bites 7

Take Lavender and Peppermint Essential Oil in a ratio of 1:1. Apply one drop of this oil blend over the affected area. Repeat the process after every two hours.
It will provide relief from Pain and stinging caused by Insect Bites.
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