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Treat the source: Treat the cause, not the symptom. Gum ache can be relieved by taking drug (tylenol, motrin, or Ibuprofen with warm water), gum massage with gentle brushing in the area, or any attempt to reduce the inflammation by establishing drainage. The real trick is to treat the underlying cause such as periodontal disease or endodontal abcess, area of food impaction, malocclusion, etc. See your dentist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Periodontal abscess: Gum disease may develop, causing localized bone loss which lead to food impaction. If not drain properly, gum will inflame and produce pain as in the case of periodontal abcess.. If tooth nerve is inflamed, endondontal abscess occur and root canal treatment must be provided for the tooth involved. See your dentist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi ive got no teeth at the back left top and bottom had gum ache 10days had xrays done on my gums all clear will it just go as it came?
Sore gums due to dentures? I've had dentures for about a year now, but recently have been experiencing constant mild gum pain on both my upper and lower jaw. Is this likely due to something being wrong with my dentures, or them no longer fitting right?
Gum pain and gingivitis? Over the last month one of my upper front teeth has become very sensitive, and now the gum above it is also quite sore. Is this gingivitis?
Yep: Syphillis is one std that causes sores. They are called chancres. They can be located anywhere in the mouth. Go see a doctor and a round of antibiotics could clear up the whole problem. Just don't have any physical contact with anyone until you are cleared. Not a nice "gift" to give to others. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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