A 46-year-old member asked:
how long does tooth extraction pain last?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Mokbel answered
41 years experience Dentistry
Few days: most of the time the pain should not be noticeable with proper medication ( pain killers and antibiotics) and dental care, complicated surgical procedures requiring opening of the gums and cutting bone may take a little longer, a week or two, and may need stronger medications. Your dentist should be able to give you a better idea depending on you particular case.
Answered on Jan 2, 2015
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