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A 18-year-old female asked:

hi guys i found out today i have a bug bite or a ant bite on my toe it itches and hurts a lot how do i cure it.? how do you get rid of ant bites.?

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Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 30 years experience
Insect bit: Get rid of the source of ants, and treat topically with anti itch cream.
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dentistry 36 years experience
Cortisone cream: Ice, cortisone cream, ibuprophen for pain. Do not scratch or it could get infected. It will take several days to, heal, the best you can do is to control the symptoms.

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