A 23-year-old female asked:
i have a root canal that is over 10 years old. i am currently abroad in paris and it has a dull bad pain with presssure. what are my options abroad?
2 doctor answers • 7 doctors weighed in
Endodontics 30 years experience
Dr. Pierre Machtou: Dr. Pierre Machtou is a well known Endodontist (root canal specialist). You can ask a Parisian how to find him.
4013 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Dentistry 33 years experience
Seek Treatment: From your symptoms, the root canal may be failing. I would recommend a referral to a dentist or to an walk-in-clinic. I would ice the area 20 minutes every 2 hours and start taking ibuprofen, if available, until you are seen. Antibiotics may be needed to help improve your symptoms and relieve the pressure. I hope you are able to seek treatment.
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Last updated Sep 15, 2015
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