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what can garlic do for my toothache infection

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Possibly...: But does it really matter? All that matters is that you have not yet called a dentist for an appointment. This problem will not resolve by itself. Cal ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Mokbel
42 years experience Dentistry
Time to Call: Your wait will make things only worse, infection or no infection! you need professional treatment, stop playing the internet questions, get yourself t ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
45 years experience Dentistry
See a dentist asap: If it is not an infection, it very well could be heading that way. Don't try and self-medicate. See a dentist asap. Infection can spread.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Donley
54 years experience Dentistry
Yes: If you received Amoxicillin for an infection then you need to see a dentist. The cause of the infection needs to be found and treated. Serious consequ ... Read More
Dr. Kenneth Grossman
44 years experience Endodontics
Yes: But this does not solve the problem of what is causing the infection. See your dentist and get proper treatment to solve the problem.
Dr. Louis Sterling
37 years experience Prosthodontics
Not without advice: Before you begin taking any prescription medications on your own, you should see a dentist for a definitive diagnosis of your problem. An antibiotic ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Rosen
Specializes in Dentistry
Ibuprofen: The best otc pain killer to take for tooth pain is ibuprofen.
Dr. Yigal Prilutsky
20 years experience Dentistry
Ask your dentist: Your dentist should be able to recommend the proper pain killer for your specific problem, as only he or she knows your medical history, and the type ... Read More
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Ibuprofen, but: Ibuprofen, but toothache not related to amox. See DDS ASAP.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
OTC pain meds..: ... Will help, but only for so long. The longer you wait, the worse and more expensive the treatment will get. If you are infected, then the tooth wil ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Meng Syn
Dr. Meng Syn answered
38 years experience Dentistry
It can be: Infection in the teeth near the sinuses as well as septic emboli form any dental infection can potentially lead to infections in the brain. That i ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
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Maybe: It might work. You might need a high dose. Many dentists start with this. If it doesn't work after a few days you may have to change the antibiotic b ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Self Medication: Please do not self medicate yourself. The antibiotics will not solve your problem, which is a rotten tooth. There is absolutely no substitute for prop ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
More info needed...: Have you been treated, or do you need treatment? We know it is not an infection, but since you've been to the dentist why are you still in pain? Pleas ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say: The nerve that controls ear drum pain is a branch of the nerve supplying the teeth on the same side. There can be crossover pain where a tooth problem ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reena Gupta
19 years experience Dentistry
Need both checked: If have ear infection at present get that treated as well as see the dentist for toothache so they can rule out any dental related cause by taking xra ... Read More
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