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How do you treat dry socket pain?

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Dr. Robert Mokbel answered

Specializes in Dentistry

Treatment:: local treatment ( dressing) or packing the socket) can be provided by a dentist, and a general medication such as antibiotics can help with the infection.but best medication is prevention, allow a proper blood clot the time to form before rinsing or eating on the side, no smoking for a few days after the extraction and especially if you have already Ardy socket.

Answered 12/5/2020

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