Stung by a jellyfish?

Answer 1. Rinse with seawater. Avoid fresh water because it will increase pain. Do not rub the wound or apply ice to it.2. For classic box jellyfish stings, apply topical acetic acid (vinegar) or isopropy... Read More »

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What do you do if you get stung by a jellyfish?

everyone says to pee on the wound but there is nothign in urine that has any healing powers to jellyfish. The reason is stops the pain is because of the warmth from your urine. Peeing on someone is... Read More »


Ever watch the FRIENDS episode where Monica gets stung by one? They pee on her and supposedly something in urine helps relieve pain. Try it if you dare.

If i got stung by a jellyfish, would you pee on me?

What type of jellyfish stung me?

The Portuguese Manowar is a very common variety that stings. I don't know what can be done to help ease the pain of stings but I don't envy you for your luck.