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I have a bite on my elbow it bled and i put cortisone one it

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I have a bite on my elbow it bled and i put cortisone one it after cleaning.
The elbow is swollen and tender.
I went to the pharmacist who had me take bendadryl. it is sunday what do you suggest
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. Hasan replied 2 years ago.
Hi, Thanks for your question. I'm Dr. Hasan and I'll try to help you. When exactly all this happened, how many hours back? Is the area warm to touch than the surroundings? Has the swelling reduced or it is the same? Have you taken any pain killer? Regards