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Could Amitriptyline Cause Tooth Pain
Reasons: Teeth are made up of a hard outer layer(enamel) and a softer layer underneath (dentin). Dentin has nerves and when exposed becomes sensitive. Whitening temporarily makes the enamel more permeable and microscopically exposes the dentin. Also the trays used in whitening can put pressure on the teeth which can cause them to become sore. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
The tooth pain goes all the way up to my left temple. Could a wisdom tooth coming in cause this much pain?
Yes: The nerve that gives sensation to the wisdom teeth comes off of a nerve that gives sensation to the upper jaw and the area around the ear/temple/tmj area. Pain in the wisdom teeth can radiate to these other areas with "referred pain." some of my patients complain of this pain days after their wisdom teeth extractions. Pre-auricular pain could have other causes, however. Get it checked out. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Many things...: Lots of different things can cause tooth pain, and the remedies are specific. You really need to determine the cause and correct it rather than miserably trying one mediocre intervention after another. Fortunately many solutions are both quick and simple. See your dentist and be well :). ...Read moreSee 9 more doctor answers
A few causes: Infection, pressure from eruption, tooth decay, cyst associated with wisdom tooth. See the wisdom tooth expert - oral surgeon. For best results with wisdom teeth, make sure you are evaluated and treated by a board certified oral & maxillofacial surgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Examination: Require complete clinical and radiographic imaging examination to accurately diagnose the problem. However in the absence of obvious decay or abscess or periodontal (gum) disease, the most likely cause is clenching / grinding. Typically this is caused by stress and is termed a parafunctional habit. Important to see your Dentist for evaluation , diagnosis and appropriate treatment. Good Luck. ...Read moreSee 8 more doctor answers