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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Devin
46 years experience Dentistry
Darkening Fillings-: Depends on you diet. Fruits are especially acidic...darkens silver fillings, and dissolves the edges of the white ones to food stain. Brush your teeth ... Read More

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donovan Young
28 years experience Dentistry
Get an exam.: If, you have some darkness under a filling; it may involve an infection of the dentin or pulp. and mya need a root canal treatment.
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Dr. Stan Garber
23 years experience Dentistry
See the dentist ASAP: May be the filling material is defective, or it is stained if you are a heavy smoker. Also coffee and tee and some soft drinks might stained your teet ... Read More
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Dark filling?: What type of filling material was used and how long ago was it placed? Perhaps you are seeing an amalgam filling which is silver in color when you we ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Kirschner
8 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Yes. If you got a plastic filling you probably can eat right away. If it is a silver amalgam filling you should wait 4 hours or so for it to set bef ... Read More
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Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
Yes.: Be careful that you do not pour it down your front, as you may still be numb from the anesthesia !
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Dr. Alex Shvartsman
24 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Sure: Drink away!
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience Family Medicine
GERD?: It sounds like he may be getting some reflux at night when sleeping. Not unusual for stomach contents to track up the esophagus and irritate the back ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jaime Quejada
33 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Should recover : Quickly. Just be careful when you yawn or open your mouth widely to eat something like a large hamburger. Try not to force opening beyond 3 fingerbre ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
36 years experience Dentistry
Likely two different: things happened, injection directly into a small artery can cause a vision change temporarily; injection very close to or into part of the lingual ner ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kevin Kim
Dr. Kevin Kim answered
15 years experience Dentistry
See your dentist: If your teeth are bothering you where you had your filling(s), there could be a few reasons why. 1- your bite is off which your dentist can easily fix ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This one issue: That you will need to see the dentist in person for - can't provide much help on line. Take care.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
right away with care: You can eat most things after a filling but should avoid sticky things like hard canday, gummy candy, and hard to chew items like bread. The adhesion ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
I don't know: Great question for all of us dieters everywhere! i don't know the scientific answer but if you eat a very high fiber cereal like all bran, fiber one, ... Read More
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