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Seawater, no. But clean salt water, yes. Salt-water solution should be isotonic, i.e. same salt level as your body; ca ¼ teaspoon of sea-salt to 250 ml water. I used it on my nose piercing and it was very effective. :)
Put some sort of thick covering that prevents oxygen from reaching the bite. Popular options include Vaseline.
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