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I have found that if I justI have found that if I just simply spit on my finger and rub a mosquito or fire ant bit with my own saliva it stops burning and itching. Your own saliva has the antibiotic to treat the area. The itching is caused by antibiotics rushing to the bit and by applying your own saliva the is no need for the rush. Next time you get bit, spit on it right away and you are in for a pleasant surprise.

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