Jul 30, 2018 - Once you recognize the symptoms of a no-see-um bite, you can begin treating the bite at . Diphenhydramine (Benadryl) is a great option, but you could also try a non-drowsy alternative. Can No See Ums be in my bed? Like mosquitoes, only the female no-see-ums bite. Good luck to all of you fighting this curse --- they should have noseeums in Hell --- it's the . Everyone insists that the bites are coming from bed bugs and we have torn apart my friend's . No-See-Ums are insects from the Ceratopogonidae family that can inflict painful bites. They are very tiny – only 0.03 inches long – and difficult to see, hence the name. If you do get a close look at them, they look like very small houseflies. It's easy to mistake one (or a swarm of them) for specks of dirt or lint. It sounds like no see-ums, go to CVS or Walgreens for over the counter meds, don't scratch! MollyinFL is offline . Since bites are only on your legs, I doubt if they are from bed bugs. I have similar bites . Good luck! sarge56 is . Dec 30, 2011 - My neighbor was so ferociously bitten by no-see-ums, that he . LEAST be able 2 get a good nites sleep, Youll need Witch Hazel, Listerine, and . Aug 22, 2013 - Yes, Caroline, there are no-see-ums, and they do bite. . available lotion, Avon's 'Skin So Soft,' is an excellent repellent for no-see-ums. Mar 22, 2013 - The only way to treat no see um bites is from the inside out - take benedryl. I am so allergic to them that I have scratched them until I have dug . Wash the bite area. Use warm water and a mild antibacterial soap to wash any areas where you've been bitten by no-see-ums. It's best to do this as soon as .