Snake Bite Treatment In Nigeria | Here Are Snake Bite First Aid Treatment In Nigeria

Snake Bite Treatment In Nigeria | Here Are Snake Bite First Aid Treatment In Nigeria

Share This Post:

What Should You Do If Bitten By Snake & Insects : Plants Used Against Snake Bite

 

Insect & Snake Bite Treatment in Nigeria
Snake or insect bites can be painful, uncomfortable and life threatening in some cases. Most often, bites occur accidentally and require urgent medical attention. When you have a serious bite especially from snakes, scorpion or bees; it is advisable to visit any clinic nearby.

It would be bonus if you can identify the kind of insect or snake that bite you. In the absence of no clinic or medical doctor around, Natural Remedy Lab looks at the most effective first aid Snake & Insect bite Treatment in Nigeria.

Snake Bite Symptoms :Snake & Insects Bite

  • Fever
  • Dizziness
  • Convulsion
  • Pain in the area affected
  • Itching around the area affected
  • Redness & swelling of the affected area

Risk Factors

*Untidy environment
*Staying in area where insects / snakes breeds

Further Reading  Health Benefits Of Coconut | Why Nigerian Should Start Eating Coconut Everyday

Read Also: Medicinal Benefits Of Garlic

Natural Remedy For Snake & Insect Bite in Nigeria : Anti Snake Venom Plants

Whenever anyone around you get bitten snakes or insects, here are natural first aid treatment you can try:

snake bite treatment
Remedies for snake & insect bite

Royal Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Newbouldia leaves (akoko)

For snake and insect bites, squeeze the leaves to become tender. Apply on the affected part to relieve pain.

Sour sop Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Annona senegalensis ( Soursop) / Yoruba (ewe-aso) / Hausa (gwandar daaji)

Squeeze the leaves of this plan to become tender. Apply this to the snake bite. You can also chew the leaves raw for efficiency.

Onion Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Allium cepa (bulb onion)

Pound the root tuber with the leaves. Take this fluid and apply directly on the snake bite.

SN Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Bidens pilosa (Spanish needle)

Take a sizable quantity of this flowering plant and crush the leaves and rub directly on the snake bite.

TF Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Conyza sumatrensis (tall fleabane)

Make and drink from an infusion or decoction of the leaves with water. This act as an antidote for puff adder bites.

Further Reading  Syphilis Treatment | How To Treat Syphilis At Home

MP Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Microglossa pyrifolia

Squeeze or chew the leaves to extract the juice. Te juice can be taken orally and applied to the snake bite.

IT Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Indigofera tinctoria

Grind the whole plant to make a paste and apply on the bitten area

GSE Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Golden seal (root + Echinacea)

Make a decoction by boiling in water and drink from filtrate 3 times daily.

Garlic Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Garlic

For insect bites, apply crushed garlic juice on the affected body part.

Sugar Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Sugar

Apply a mashed sugar on a damp tissue paper and apply on the area affected.

Soda Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Baking soda

For insect bite, make a paste by adding little water to baking soda and apply on the affected part.

Potato Therapy as Insect & Snake Bite Treatment
Recipe:

Raw Potato

Simply place a slice of raw potato on the area bitten by the insect. Place and hold the potato firm for a while.

Further Reading  Jaundice Treatment | Learn How To Treat Jaundice

Precaution:
Snake bites, scorpion sting & bee sting can have a serious life threatening complications if left untreated for a long period of time. It is advisable to seek medical assistance as soon as possible whenever you experience such.

If you like this post, kindly share with the share button

DISCLAIMER!!!
The information on this post is meant for information purpose only. It is never an alternative to doctor’s advice. Seek your doctor’s consent before using any herb. Visit our DISCLAIMER PAGE for more.

Share This Post:
data-ad-layout-key=

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Share This Post
Share This Post