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I've fractured my pinky toe recently, what should I do?

See below. As long as there is no deformity just splint it to the toe next to it with a piece of cotton between the toes to hold the toe in position to heal. Read more...
Buddy Tape. Usually for these types of fractures, unless they are displaced (your toe sticks out), we recommend "buddy taping" the toe to the next toe. Place a thin piece of cotton or gauze between the toes first. Fractures can take up to 6 weeks to heal and the toe may stay swollen for several months. If the toe is displaced you may need to see a foot specialist. Wear a stiff shoe (eg running shoe). Read more...

I want to know the best exercises for a fractured pinky toe?

None? I would not excercise a fractured pinky toe....resort to upper strength training....swimming might be okay if your foot is not slapping the water to hard... Read more...

I think my pinky toe is broken, what pain control meds do they give for this small fracture?

Minimal. For this sort of injury ice and elevation and a stiff soled shoe are the keys. Use tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen or Aleve for the pain. You are unlikely to find someone to give you stronger meds for this injury (and you shouldn't really need them.). Read more...
Depends. The 1st thing to do is to determine if there is a fracture and if the toe alignment is poor. Medication will then be prescribed as deemed needed for the injury. Read more...