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

Answer 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 »

Top Q&A For: What do you do if you get stung by a jellyfish

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.

Stung by a jellyfish?

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 »

If when on the beach someone was stung by a jellyfish would you know what to do to help?

For a jellyfish sting in non-tropical waters:Wash the area with seawater to deactivate stinging cells.For a sting in tropical waters -- especially from box jellyfish:Rinse immediately with vinegar.... Read More »

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