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A 35-year-old member asked:

i've got really bad tooth ache in my back tooth and jaw and swollen gland?

3 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Earl Sandroff
Dentistry 43 years experience
Probably infected: You should call your dentist and ask for an antibiotic. This way since today is sunday and there probably isn't an open office...You can get a jump on controlling the infection and possibly get the troubled tooth worked on or extracted. Or if you're told to wait a few days...The antibiotic will kick in and help control the pain in 36-48 hours. Earl.
Dr. Michael Shnayder
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 15 years experience
Serious condition.: Sounds like you are having an ongoing and spreading infection that needs to be evaluated and treated right away.
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 54 years experience
See dentist asap!: Get to a dentist as soon as possible for treatment of the tooth along with antibiotics if there is an infection, which is likely. Infections can spread and cause serious consequences so do not delay!

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