Which base is contained by wasp sting?

When a wasp stings, it injects an alkaline liquid into the skin. This alkaline liquid consists of various specialised base compounds like histamine , dopamine etc. Each component in the sting causes a unique effect in the body when injected in the body. So, if a wasp stings a person, then rubbing a mild acid like vinegar on the stung area of the skin gives relief. This is because being an acidic substance, vinegar neutralises the alkaline liquid injected by the wasp sting and cancels its effect.

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