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If you are unfortunate enough to have an encounter with fire ants, you are likely to be stung multiple times by each ant. And since ants often attack en mass, the experience is likely to be painful. Here are some suggestions on how to treat fire ant bites or stings.
Some types of ants, like fire ants are venomous. Ant bites and stings are typically painful and result in a red skin bump. There may also be itchiness, redness, and swelling at the site. Carpenter ants bite and, although they are not venomous, they spray formic acid into the bite, which causes a burning feeling