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What home remedies can be used for my toothache?

What home remedies can be used for my toothache?

Options: Try otc pain medications like tylenol, (acetaminophen) motrin/aleeve/ibuprofen. Oragel also very effective for tooth ache. Best to do is to see a dentist to find out the cause of the tooth ache instead of just covering it up with pain medications. Salt warm water can also sooth the gum. ...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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Is there a home remedy i can use to manage my trigeminal neuralgia pain?

Is there a home remedy i can use to manage my trigeminal neuralgia pain?

No, please seek help: Trigeminal neuralgia pain can be quite debilitating. There are treatement options available. Please see your doctor and feel better! ...Read more

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Are there any home remedies I can use for my eye infection?

Are there any home remedies I can use for my eye infection?

Eye infection: First of all, you have to be certain what kind of eye infection you have and this involves a visit to your doctor. There is always a possibility of blindness as a result of untreated corneal infections. ...Read more

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What home remedy can be used for gastro enteritis?

What home remedy can be used for gastro enteritis?

Gastroenteritis: Drink plenty of fluids. Also, try probiotics. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for a toothache?

What are some home remedies for a toothache?

Not DIY project: There are no home remedies or cures for rotten teeth. No magic pills or rinses or mouthwashes. Toothaches need to be treated locally by a dentist, someone who has years of experience treating these conditions. The sooner you call the sooner you will feel better. Please don't delay, the pain may soon be unbearable. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies to treat a bad tooth cavity?

What are some home remedies to treat a bad tooth cavity?

Pain: There is no home remedy to treat a cavity.If you are talking about temporary pain relief wet a small cotton pellet with clove oil and place it in the cavity(not on the gum it will burn the gums). ...Read more

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What home remedies can I use for bacterial vaginosis?

What home remedies can I use for bacterial vaginosis?

Boric Acid?: I would recommend the standard treatment of oral or vaginal flagyl. Intravaginal boric acid 600 mg at bed time provides symptomatic relief. The frequency can be gradually decreased to once or twice a week. You could try a probiotic preparation such as vsl #3 with 110 billion colonies of probiotic bacteria per capsule, but this therapy is unproven. ...Read more

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What home remedy can I use for a burn?

What home remedy can I use for a burn?

Depends on the Burn: First degree burns (skin that is only red and sore) can be treated with cool compresses and oral pain medications. Second degree burns (the outer layer of skin blisters off and leaves a painful, wet surface) and third degree burns (more severe, deeper burns that often are painless) should be treated by a plastic surgeon and not a home remedy due to the likelihood of infection and scarring. ...Read more

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Are there home remedies that I can use to ease m hypertension symptoms?

Are there home remedies that I can use to ease m hypertension symptoms?

Salt budget=1500 mg: If you have high blood pressure, diabetes, chronic kidney disease, over 50 years old or african-american. Reduce caffeine [though green tea may help]. Fish oil reduced BP a little. Agree with dr. C about eating healthy and exercising. Also balance life/play. Take time for yourself. Breathe deeply and relax. ...Read more

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Can there be and home remedies that can help a sinus infection?

Can there be and home remedies that can help a sinus infection?

Saline: Saline irrigations (neti pot or squeeze bottle) are particularly quite safe and effective in treating and preventing chronic sinus infections. There are other natural remedies, but saline has the most scientific research to support its use. ...Read more

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What are the home remedies for throat pain?

What are the home remedies for throat pain?

Home remedies: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a streph throat test. Consider tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. Saltwater gargles: mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. Or gargle with aloe vera juice twice a day. Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Pour boiling water over thinly >>. ...Read more

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What home remedy can I use to whiten my teeth?

What home remedy can I use to whiten my teeth?

Nothing effective: Most home "remedies" actually harmful. Start w professional cleaning by your Dentist. Then follow his/her advice as to what would be best route for you to follow. ...Read more

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What is a method at home i can do for earaches?

What is a method at home i can do for earaches?

Why home remedy?: Why a home remedy? If you don't know how to cure this pain, you most likely are unsure of the actual cause. Suggest you see an ENT to diagnose the cause and offer a cure. Better than leaving it alone or searching for a home remedy. Just get seen and get it fixed. ...Read more

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What can be done to whiten teeth with home remedies?

What can be done to whiten teeth with home remedies?

Not much: Unfortunately, there is not much you can do to whiten your teeth with home remedies. Darkening of teeth is a natural change that takes place as we age. Going against this natural aging process requires professional intervention. At home if you brush and floss meticulously and carefully, you will at least keep tooth-darkening external stains away and can keep your teeth to their natural whiteness. ...Read more

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How can I test for a vaginal infection at home? Are there any home remedies?

How can I test for a vaginal infection at home?  Are there any home remedies?

Vaginal infection: Vaginal infections can be very serious. Do not try to self diagnose as you will probably get it wrong, and delay treatment. Call your doctor for an exam and to find the true cause of the vaginal infection and then be properly treated. ...Read more

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What measures can be taken at home to relieve sinus pain?

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What measures can be taken at home to relieve sinus pain?

Various: Could consider oral decongestants like sudafed, nasal spray decongestants like oxymetazoline, nasal saline sprays or rinses. Each of these treatments have instructions and warnings that need to be read and heeded. ...Read more

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What are some inexpensive home remedies for fibromyalgia pain, what to do?

What are some inexpensive home remedies for fibromyalgia pain, what to do?

Heat massage: carefully applied heat or for some people local ice, careful stretching and massage can help ...Read more

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Dr. Louis Gallia
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Toothache (Definition)

Dental pain is a symptom where one has pain in his teeth or gums, sometimes with sensitivity to cold or hot ...Read more