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How do you relieve wisdom teeth pain?

How do you  relieve wisdom teeth pain?

Depends: It depends on the cause of the tooth pain. The tooth can be fractured, infected or have a cavity. Please see your dentist. ...Read more

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Dr. George Yang
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Wisdom Teeth (Definition)

Wisdom teeth are the last or 3rd molars to erupt in the mouth. It usually occurs around ages 17-21 and many become impacted for lack of room. Wisdom teeth are the hardest to reach, clean, and have restorative done to. This is the main reason for ...Read more


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How can I relieve wisdom teeth pain?

How can I relieve wisdom teeth pain?

Get checked: The pain can be your gums or decay in the tooth. You really need to have it looked at. Putting some extra effort into cleaning it is not going to hurt anything and may help. ...Read more

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What could i take tp help relieve wisdom teeth pain?

Analgesic : Analgesics or antibiotics (if infection is present) may be a "band aid) for relief. It is advisable to seek an opinion of an oral surgeon about removing the wisdom teeth. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how i can relieve wisdom teeth extraction - gum pain?

Can you tell me how i can relieve wisdom teeth extraction - gum pain?

See an oral surgeon : Or the dentist. Pain and swelling following dental extraction is usually at its worst 24 – 48 hours after surgery, after that it should subside more and more every day and after 7 days stop. If pain persists or worsens, it may require attention and you should call your dentist or oral surgeon for follow up appointment. ...Read more

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What is the best way to find relief from wisdom teeth pain?

What is the best way to find relief from wisdom teeth pain?

Get Them Removed: If there are no contraindications, your best solution to get relief is to have them removed. ...Read more

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I need advice on wisdom teeth pain problem?

See your dentist: The first step would be to see your dentist to diagnose and confirm that your pain is related to your wisdom teeth. If your pain is related to your wisdom teeth, he or she may opt to provide treatment for you, or refer you to an oral surgeon if he or she does not remove wisdom teeth. ...Read more

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What meds are prescribed for wisdom teeth pain?

What meds are prescribed for wisdom teeth pain?

Ibuprofen: Usually Ibuprofen because it helps with pain and reduces swelling. If there was bone surgery involved, then you may get Codeine as well. ...Read more

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Wisdom teeth pain, what are some ways to alleviate the pain?

A few things: Rinsing mouth with warm saltwater will help ease the pain. Rinse 2-5 times a day; don’t swallow salt water. Oral numbing meds can be applied. Otc pain relievers may help ease the pain. Chewing gum will gently massage the irritated area. These measures may temporarily relieve the pain. However, an oral surgeon should examine the tooth/teeth and decide whether further treatment is necessary. ...Read more

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How can wisdom teeth pain be reduced?

Extraction: Most pain from wisdom teeth will be reduced after the teeth are removed. If there is decay on the teethand you have room for them, you may want to have them filled. However, if there is considerable infection around the teeth, you may need to be put on an antibiotic prior to extraction. ...Read more

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I'm having wisdom teeth pain, what do I do?

Comes and goes: Wisdom teeth may hurt on and off. As an adult you are really teething. With that being said...You can try to evaluate the situation yourself...Are they just coming in? Did you eat a lot of crunchy food back there or course food like carrots? If you really can't evaluate yourself go see a dentist and see if there is room for them or if you need to get them out. ...Read more

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Tooth Pain (Definition)

Tooth pain may be felt deep in the upper or lower jaw. Pain can be from an abscess affecting the ...Read more