The black widow spider (Latrodectus mactans) has a shiny black body with a red hourglass-shape on the belly area. The bite of a black widow spider is poisonous. This is for information only and not for use in the treatment or management of an actu...
- Apply Cold Compresses
- Administration of Antivenin
- Wound Care
Learn how people often react to black widow spider bites. Read about how they can be treated and avoided.