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I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to help you with your concerns.
we are trying to figure out what we need to do
first of all, clean the site with soap and water.
tap the site to see if the pain is worsening.
Observe for development of any signs below which suggests severe reaction:
restlessness, muscle fasciculations, hypersalivation, cranial nerve dysfunction, roving eye movements
These signs require immediate medical attention in the emergency room.
Otherwise, the mild pain and swelling can be managed with oral ibuprofen.
A tetanus prophylaxis also is required if not taken within 5 yrs
ok that helps so just watch for those signs if they dont show dont worry about it to much
ok i will let him know thank you very much thats a lot of help
Observe for next 5 hours since the bite.
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