A 18-year-old female asked:
Is there a way to make disovable stitches dissolve faster? my wisdom tooth extraction site is stitches to my cheek!
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Yes: Dip a q-tip cotton swab in hydrogen peroxide and dab the suture with it a few times.
5.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Orthodontics 54 years experience
See surgeon: If stitches feel like they are drawing you may have some swelling. Ask the oralsurgeon to check your sutures and your healing process.
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Last updated Dec 3, 2020
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