Home remedies for a painful pinky toe Rest your foot and toe as much as possible. Try to avoid putting weight on your toe. Use crutches or a cane to help you get around without putting pressure on your toe. Elevate your foot so that its higher than chest level.
What do you do when you hit your little toe?
Home treatments for a stubbed toeRest. Stop using your toe, lie down, and let your body recover.Ice. Use ice to numb the pain and reduce swelling. Compression. Wrap your toe, or the entire end of your foot and toes, with an elastic bandage to provide support and keep swelling under control.Elevation.
How long does it take for a little toe to heal?
It can take 4 to 6 weeks for complete healing. Most pain and swelling will go away within a few days to a week. If something was dropped on the toe, the area under the toenail can bruise.
Why does my little toe hurt so bad?
Stubbing your toe, dropping something heavy on it, hitting it while playing a sport, or wearing tight shoes can all cause pinky toe pain. Common causes of pinky toe pain may include a toe fracture, in which the toe bone is fully broken, or a stress fracture, in which the bone has one or more tiny cracks.