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Is it normal to have pain after a root canal..?

Is it normal to have pain after a root canal..?

Yes.. but: It is not uncommon and should subside with time. If not, call your dentist to have the tooth evaluated. ...Read more

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Neck pain after a root canal, what is wrong?

Neck pain after a root canal, what is wrong?

Hard to say: Sometimes people with a previous neck issue develop pain from having their head back in the dental chair with their mouth wide open which can both place a strain on the neck. ...Read more

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Why would i still have pain after a root canal therapy?

Healing: When the root canal is cleaned out by the dentist, the files the dentist uses can go past the apex of the tooth, irritating the bone tissue under the tooth. This may cause some pain following completion of the root canal. Also, if there was an abscess at the tip of the root, this must heal. Such an abscess causes swelling in the bone, which is painful. Once this heals, the pain should subside. ...Read more

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I need to know how do you get rid of the pain after a root canal is half way through with a temporary filling?

Toothache: How long ago did you have the first half of the root canal completed? If you are experiencing pain, then I would call your dentist and let them know. They might want to get you back in. They might be able to get your some pain meds. You might even need some antibiotics. Call you dentist and they will help you out. That's our job. ...Read more

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What should I expect after a root canal?

What should I expect after a root canal?

Nothing to something: Root canal post op varies from nothing meaning no pain or discomfort to some discomfort. But nothing major to keep you up at night or away from work. Mostly it will remove your original pain immediately. Sometimes a generalized soreness upon chewing or touching the area is normal for few days after the procedure. ...Read more

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Is it okay to go to work after a root canal?

Yes!: Of course this depends upon you; however, for most all people there is very little reason why you could not go to work. We all know those who do not go to work even if they just feel tired or have perhaps sniffles. Truly, much depends upon your own willingness to work and perhaps mental toughness. ...Read more

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Could I go back to work right after a root canal?

Could I go back to work right after a root canal?

Usually yes: After root canal surgery, you should be able to return to work quickly. However, this will also depend on the type of anesthesia used. Consult with your oral surgeon or dentist. ...Read more

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Does the pain stop immediately after a root canal?

Pain and root canals: If you had pain before the root canal, chances are that the pain will still be there after the root canal. Also, inflammation peaks at 48 hours after a procedure, and typically after that period of time, you will begin to experience more relief. ...Read more

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Could i go back to work right after a root canal?

Yes: Why not? You will be numb for a few hours during which you cannot have any pain, so go to work! earn the money to pay for the root canal. In new york we have connections/plans to save money on such procedures. ...Read more

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