Ant eggs are a consumable item in Fallout: New Vegas.


They are the eggs of giant ants and restore Hit Points while imparting radiation when consumed. It is also used as an ingredient in brahmin Wellington.

Survival skill effectsEdit

SkillEffectHardcore effect
10+1 Hit Points for 5s-18 Starvation 
20+1 Hit Points for 5s-21 Starvation 
30+1 Hit Points for 5s-24 Starvation 
40+1 Hit Points for 5s-27 Starvation 
50+2 Hit Points for 5s-30 Starvation 
60+2 Hit Points for 5s-33 Starvation 
70+2 Hit Points for 5s-36 Starvation 
80+2 Hit Points for 5s-39 Starvation 
90+2 Hit Points for 5s-42 Starvation 
100+3 Hit Points for 5s-45 Starvation 
Note: Radiation level is not affected by Survival skill level.


  • Eggs are sometimes found on the corpses of worker ants but most commonly on soldier ants.
  • Ant colonies such as the one at the Ivanpah race track are where one will typically be able to acquire larger amounts of eggs.