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Should A Tooth Hurt After A Root Canal
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Depends, how long?: Pain a day or few after may be normal. If the tooth had a significant infection prior to performing the root canal, this may lead to pain. Talk to the dentist who performed the procedure and they may want to re-examine the tooth and determine which pain reliever would be most appropriate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After getting a root canal done, it hurts to apply suction with my mouth to the tooth or to lick the top, what to do?
I had a deep cavity and a deep cleaning same tooth. The gums hurt on and off 2 months after, is this normal or is a root canal needed?
2 months? Not normal: Some degree of pain is normal for at most a few days, not months, after a deep cleaning and removal of deep decay. If your bite on that tooth is normal, then see your dentist for a thorough evaluation. As you wrote, you may need root canal treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Tooth pain started 3 weeks after perm crown.
Dentist: wait, see if the nerves correct themselves.
Root canal? Wait?
Heat hurts and can't chew food
RCT: Sensitivity to heat is especially a classic sign of nerve involvement and the need for root canal therapy. Pain on biting pressure can be merely the bite being high and the need to adjust the bite. However, both symptoms combined along with the course of events that you describe would make the need for rct very likely. I think 3 weeks is long enough to wait for resolution. See your dentist now. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My pre molar feels tender after having a chewy sweet. I have had root canal on this tooth few years ago if that helps. Slightly hurts when biting down?
My dentist placed biodentine as temporary filling. Days after, it hurts. It's like my tooth will fall. What will I do?Do I need to undergo root canal?
I have been diagnosed with barodontalgia; a tooth that hurts only when flying. I had a root canal, but that didn't correct it. What do I do now?
Barodontalgia: If your pain is limited to that one tooth there still may be an infection remaining. If it happens on both sides or sometimes on the other side than it can be sinus related. Ask your ENT, but using a decongestant nasal spray before the flight and again during the flight may help (it helped my son). If you had recent dental work rule that out first with the dentist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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