We sell homeopathic creams for animal and insect bites on our site. Arnica Montana Cream, Hypericum Perforatum Cream, and Ledum Palustre Cream can all be beneficial when they are indicated. There are 170 remedies listed for animal and insect bites, some of them are venoms from the animals themselves. What we sell are homeopathic first aid creams, some of which are very well known for their positive effects on insect bites, such as Ledum palustre and Hypericum perforatum. Here is a summary of what the creams on our site can do for insect bites.
Arnica montana: Arnica is listed for stings and bites of venomous insects and small animals. such as bees, wasps, scorpions, and dogs. Arnica helps remove the effects of trauma and prevents septic involvement and hemorrhage. Remember that Arnica should never be used on an open wound. Some of the guiding symptoms to the use of Arnica are shock and trauma, the bed feels hard, the person may say they are alright when they are not, and they do not want to be touched.
Hypericum perforatum: Hypericum helps with injuries to the nerves from insect and animal bites. This is one of the remedies that can prevent tetanus. Convulsions from the pain can be present. Think of Hypericum for insect or animal bites where you have shooting pains along the course of the nerve from the site of the bite. Hypericum has a strong affinity for injuries to areas rich in nerves like the fingers and toes and helps with painful wounds.
Ledum palustre: Ledum has a reputation for helping with insect bites, such as mosquito, spider, tick, wasp, bee and scorpion bites, and with puncture wounds. It can also help with the bites of poisonous animals and dogs. The Ledum characteristics should be present to indicate the remedy: the patient feels chilled, but is ameliorated by ice or cold applications. The injured part is inflamed, swollen, purple and mottled.
Note: Please get professional help if you are bitten by an animal. Other remedies to think of are Apis mellifica, Arsenicum album, Belladonna, Caladium, Crotalus horridus, Echinacea angustifolia, Lachesis muta, Lyssin hydrophobinum
***note*** This information is incomplete and not intended to diagnose or treat any medical condition. Please refer to a homeopathic materia medica or homeopathic repertory for a more complete list of remedies for any given symptom. Please see your homeopath or doctor for assistance if any symptom persists.