3 pellets every 15 min. after initial sting for the first hour,then 3 every few hours after that. I put five in a bottle of water to sip on through the rest of the day. Three , 3x a day for the next 2 days. Tincture of time is what it really comes down to. I agree with Rick, It is wise to keep an Epi Pen readily available in the house, especially if they are at your home. You never know when you may need one for yourself or for someone you care about. I have two children so I have two for them and two for my husband and I. Our doctor had no problem RXing them when we told her our situation.homeopathic "Apis Mellifica" 30C pellets.