Don’t Pee on that Jellyfish Sting!

June 7, 2012   // 0 Comments

WASHINGTON—Home remedies for jellyfish stings – such as vinegar, alcohol, meat tenderizer, baking soda and urine –may be less effective at relieving pain than plain hot water and lidocaine, according to a paper published online Tuesday in Annals of Emergency Medicine (“Evidence-Based Treatment of Jellyfish Stings in North America and Hawaii”)

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