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A 50-year-old member asked:

how can neti pot alleviate my teeth pain?

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Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Sinus pain: If upper tooth pain is due to a maxillary sinus infection, then a Neti Pot may be helpful in treating the underlying reason for the pain. It may not be enough by itself, however; sometimes nasal steroids, antihistamines, or antibiotics are also needed.
Dr. John Thaler
Prosthodontics 41 years experience
Sinuses: If your sinuses are inflamed and you have fluid in them, then the roots of your teeth which protrude into that sinus space may be affected. If the netipot treatment helps clear the sinuses, then you are helping get rid of the stimulus on the roots of the teeth.
Dr. John Thaler
Prosthodontics 41 years experience
Continued: Think of taking a balloon and filling it with cold water. Poke your fingers into it and they will feel the cold. Even if they are not in the water, they feel the cold. Same with the roots of the teeth. Hope this helps.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
It won't: It won't If you have sinusitis causing dental pain, you need to treat the sinus infection. More likely you have a problem with the teeth that needs to be addressed by your dentist.

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A 31-year-old member asked:

Why am I having teeth pain, and what can I take?

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Dr. Michael Dansie
Family Medicine 16 years experience
See a dentist: There are many different causes of tooth pain. Some of them could be irritation of the gums, some could be cavities. I would try switching to a different toothpaste to see if this helps, otherwise you should see your dentist.
A 35-year-old member asked:

What can I do for teeth pain?

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Dr. Michael Montgomery
Dentistry 41 years experience
See your dentist: Determine the cause of the pain and have it treated. Aspirin, tylenol, (acetaminophen) and anti-inflammatories can be used for a short time until treatment is completed.
A 33-year-old member asked:

What might be causing lower teeth pain?

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Dr. ILAN ABRAMOWITZ
Dentistry 15 years experience
Some Possibilities: Have you been to your dentist on a regular basis? If so, it maybe a habit of clenching, or grinding, your teeth together. Is it worse when you wake up? No matter what, have your dentist take a look.
A 36-year-old member asked:

I have a teeth pain and i don't want to lose my teeth. What can I do?

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Dr. John DeWolf
Dentistry 40 years experience
See a dentist: If the cost of going to a dentist is a barrier for you, consider visiting a community health center that offers dental services. There are restrictions based on available funding for these services but a starting point for you might be seminole dental care http://www.Seminolecohealth.Com/services/dental-care/ if they can't help you they may be able to make alternative suggestions.
A 42-year-old member asked:

What are some causes of teeth pain?

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Dr. Brijesh Chandwani
Pain Management 11 years experience
Several causes: Teeth pain can be due to several reasons with decay (dental caries) and gum disease being the common culprits. Other causes of teeth pain are: - infection around the tooth or gums - sinusitis - several medical illnesses can also cause teeth pain.

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