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What can I do for a tooth ache?

What can I do for a tooth ache?

Pain treatment.: A persistent tooth ache needs to be evaluated by an appropriately trained provider. Untreated it can potentially lead to more serious conditions. ...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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What can I do for a tooth ache when i can't get to a dentist tonight ? Have already tried warm salt water rinse and anbesol

What can I do for a tooth ache when i can't get to a dentist tonight ? Have already tried warm salt water rinse and anbesol

Wrong Attempts: 1) get on an antibiotic like amoxicillin. 2) take 1-aspirin + 1-tylenol. 3) get to a dentist as soon as able. 4) your attempts do not work because they do not properly address the probable infection and associated pain. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat extreme tooth ache and ear ache?

What can I do to treat extreme tooth ache and ear ache?

See a dentist: You are likely experiencing a tooth that has irreversible pulpitis or has an infection, you will likely need a root canal or extraction if it is determined to be the tooth. This is the only definitive treatment that will get permanent relief. ...Read more

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What can I do about tooth aches when exposed to something cold?

What can I do about tooth aches when exposed to something cold?

Cause determines Tx: There are many causes of tooth sensitivity to cold. You may even have different problems with different teeth. The cause will determine the appropriate treatment. Therefore see your dentist to have your teeth evaluated. ...Read more

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What can I do to soothe a really bad tooth ache?

What can I do to soothe a really bad tooth ache?

Cold compresses: Or otc analgesics such as aspirin, ibuprophen, or acetaminophen. Sometimes alternating Acetaminophen with ibuprophen using no more than recommended dose of either for a 24 hour period attacks perception of pain on two different levels with different mechanisms. But still must find a definative cure for the pain from a dental professional. ...Read more

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What can I do to fix a very bad tooth ache? My tooth is broken?

Professional care: Toothache usually means infection or inflammation. It will not go away by itself. Fixing it is not a diy project. The broken tooth will not self-repair, nor can you repair it. Your dentist has over 8, 000 hours of training and years of experience in resolving problems just like yours. Please don't procrastinate any longer...Put the computer down and call your dentist now. ...Read more

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What works best for a tooth ache?

Most: analgesics will have effect or tooth ache but effectiveness will vary depending on the cause of the toothache. Consider dental examination ...Read more

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What is the best thing for a tooth ache?

Remedy vs treatment: Not to be flip, a toothache usually means that you have a tooth or gum problem. While home treatments like ibuprofen, toothache ointment and mouthwash can help with the symptoms they don't treat the underlying problem. We all look for the easy and cheap answer, but a toothache will often require treatment if it persists or reoccurs. ...Read more

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Does anyone know any remedies for a tooth ache?

Does anyone know any remedies for a tooth ache?

Clove, Echynacea: Clove from your spice rack applied directly to the tooth. Also echynacea root helps in the same manner. After a trip to the dentist to determine what is wrong. ...Read more

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Dr. Richard Levin
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Aches (Definition)

Aches are ...Read more