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How do you get rid of a really bad toothache?

How do you get rid of a really bad toothache?

Dental tretment: Medication will relieve symptoms but treatment from a dentist will resolve the problem! ...Read more

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
1,117 doctors shared insights

Tooth Pain (Definition)

Just what it says. Pain may be localized or diffuse, sharp or dull, aching or throbbing. May be from a host of different causes, the most common being infection. It requires immediate treatment, pain indicates the cause has significantly progressed. Please ...Read more


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How do I get rid of a really bad toothache?

How do I get rid of a really bad toothache?

Really bad toothache: The most effective way to get rid of a really bad toothache is to see your dentist and find and treat the cause of the toothache. A cavity, cracked tooth, significant gum disease, exposed tooth root can be the source of the pain/ ache you are experiencing. Ear and sinus issues and sometimes heart problems can cause a toothache or jaw pain. Temporarily, pain medicine helps. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of toothaches?

See your Dentist: To determine the cause and the correct course of treatment. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of toothache without meds?

Dental Care: There are no home remedies or cures for rotten teeth. No magic pills or rinses or mouthwashes. Toothaches need to be treated locally by a dentist, someone who has years of experience treating these conditions. The sooner you call the sooner you will feel better. Please don't delay, the pain may soon be unbearable. ...Read more

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What can cause a toothache and how do you get rid of it?

Decay,gum,fracture: Tooth pain is commonly caused by tooth decay creating a cavity exposing the inside parts of the tooth; stimulation such as cold, heat , air or touch can cause pain. If the cavity reaches the nerve results in an infected tooth. If tooth can be restored, root canal treatment is usually recommended. If cavity has not reached the nerve a filling or other type restoration is needed. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of a headache and toothache?

How do you get rid of a headache and toothache?

DDS and MD: Regarding the toothache, you'll have to see a dentist to determine the cause & have it treated accordingly. Regarding the headache, if you suffer from chronic headaches or simple otc medications does not relieve it, you should see a physician as headaches may be a symptom of other underlying medical issues.The two may or may not be related. Pain medication only covers up & does not fix any problem. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get rid of a toothache without pain pills?

Is there a way to get rid of a toothache without pain pills?

Yes, see a dentist: With proper treatment you may not need pain meds at all. Call today and feel better soon... ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of toothaches?

Temporary: Cold compresses and OTC analgesics (used EXACTLY as per package instructions) will temporarily dull the pain, but will not cure the toothache (probably infection). Must see Dentist ASAP for differential diagnosis and appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of a toothache?

Call a dentist: Take OTC painkillers may provide some relief until you can get to your dentist. Tooth pain is caused when the nerve root of a tooth is irritated by infection, decay or trauma. The good news is the prognosis is good with appropriate dental care. Remember, toothache pain will not go away on its own. ...Read more

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Dr. Louis Gallia
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Toothache (Definition)

Dental pain is a symptom where one has pain in his teeth or gums, sometimes with sensitivity to cold or hot ...Read more