A 31-year-old member asked:
Just got 4 impacted wisdom teeth removed, help me with the pain?
3 doctor answers • 8 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 54 years experience
4.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Narcotic meds: Impacted teeth can be very painful. Your oral surgeon should have prescribed narcotic pain meds and given you a complete list of instructions. Until you contact him/her, use OTC pain meds, ice.
2.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Pain Management 36 years experience
Pain medication: In most cases simple over-the-counter pain relief is enough to ease any discomfort.or pain. Rx pain medication may be especially helpful if bone has been removed. Call your surgeon for Rx if needed.
2.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated May 3, 2015
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