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Tooth pain at night when i lay down?

Tooth pain at night when i lay down?

See dentist: See dentist. Probable bad tooth. If pain does not occur at night until after your fall asleep, may be due to grinding/clenching of teeth with resultant dental pain. ...Read more

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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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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Any tips for severe tooth pain?

Any tips for severe tooth pain?

See your dentist: Today, many people want to try all kinds of home remedies for various ailments and pains which in most cases only effects the symptoms, not the real problem. A toothache is not one of those to try and treat yourself. Depending on the cause of the pain, only a dentist can diagnose and advise you of the best way to eliminate the pain and the cause of the pain. Don't wait until the pain gets severe. ...Read more

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I have nerve exposed with severe tooth pain?

I have nerve exposed with severe tooth pain?

Exposed Nerve: If the nerve is truly exposed, you either need root canal therapy or an extraction. Not much else one can do. Please see a local dentist. ...Read more

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What can I do to alleviate severe tooth pain?

What can I do to alleviate severe tooth pain?

See your DDS: Severe tooth pain is usually a symptom that is related to a problem. Although it may be temporarily relieved with otc analgesics such as tylenol, (acetaminophen) aspirin, or ibu it would be best to consult with your local dds to determine the cause of the pain and to have it treated accordingly. ...Read more

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How can my girlfriend address her severe tooth pain?

How can my girlfriend address her severe tooth pain?

See a dentist: She will need to see a dentist who will take an xray and determine the cause of her pain. Then you can discuss your treatment options. Don't delay, this can become serious. ...Read more

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I have severe tooth pain all of a sudden, what to do?

I have severe tooth pain all of a sudden, what to do?

Visit your dentist: Any other treatment is a temporary relief. A tooth pain won't go away without treatment and the infection may spread to your jaw, cheeks, sinus and to other areas of your head and neck. See your dentist ASAP. ...Read more

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I have severe tooth pain, but not from teeth..How do I treat this?

I have severe tooth pain, but not from teeth..How do I treat this?

Nonodontogenic tooth: pain. Nonodontogenic toothaches are often difficult to identify and can challenge the diagnostic ability of the dentist and could lead to unnecessary dental treatment. See orofacial pain specialist for diagnosis and management of nonodontogenic pain. ...Read more

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All day I've had tooth pain and its progressively gotten worse to the point of my whole right side of my face is in severe pain. What do I do?

All day I've had tooth pain and its progressively gotten worse to the point of my whole right side of my face is in severe pain. What do I do?

Dental exam: Acetomimophen, Ibuprofen, or asprin are good pain relievers for pain from a toothache. You may swish warm salt water. Most importantly, however the tooth pain has a reason. You need to see your dentist or contact one soon for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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How can I manage severe tooth pain till i see my dentist?

Anti inflammatories.: Take 3-4 advil (ibuprofen) every 4 hrs. Also alleve works well . Take 2 am and 2 pm. Only do this for a few days until you are seen professionally. Also ambesol topically can help. ...Read more

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