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Mosquitoes, kissing bugs, bedbugs, fleas and certain flies are the most common biting insects known to cause an allergic reaction. Most people bitten by insects suffer pain, redness, itching, stinging and minor swelling in the area around the bite. Rarely, insect bites may trigger a life-threatening allergic reaction.
Those allergic to bed bug bites notice their bites become increasingly itchy. Scratching them can lead to infection. Allergists treat the bites with antihistamines and corticosteroid creams.
Most individuals bitten by bed bugs get red bite marks that are mildly itchy. But those who are allergic can experience intense itching, swelling, redness, hives and blisters. The bugs can trigger asthma if a large group of them become airborne.
Symptoms of mild allergic reactions to bug bites include: Pain; Redness; Puss-filled bumps ; Swelling; Warmth ; Itching ; Severe allergic reaction (anaphylactic reaction) to bug bites is rare and may require a trip to the emergency room. Symptoms include: Difficulty breathing ; Red, itchy rash or hives that spread out from the bite wound ; Wheezing
Learn more from WebMD about mild to severe allergic reactions to insect stings and how to treat them. Insect and Bug Allergies. A mild allergic reaction may cause one or more of these