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What natural treatments could help the pain from a broken tooth?

What natural treatments could help the pain from a broken tooth?

Not aware: Some of our medical anesthetics came from natural substances such as curare, cocaine, opium. But I am not aware of anything that you could pick out of the yard that would help your toothache. Several otc preparations are available. ...Read more

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What are powerful ways to reduce the pain of a tooth ache caused by a cavity?

What are powerful ways to reduce the pain of a tooth ache caused by a cavity?

See dentist: A cavity is an infection that has destroyed part of the tooth. If it enters the blood stream, can have serious consequences. Pain is your bodies way of telling you there's something wrong. Pain killers will not cure problem, only mask symptoms as infection spreads. You can't fix this yourself, get professional help immediately. ...Read more

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I've got a wisdom tooth coming in. Are there any good ways to ease the pain from this?

I've got a wisdom tooth coming in. Are there any good ways to ease the pain from this?

See dentist: The best way is to get the tooth removed. Keeping the tissue of the erupting tooth helps reduce pain. You can also take some tylenol, (acetaminophen) aspirin, Ibuprofen or aleve. See a dentist to get the tooth checked out. ...Read more

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What can I do to alleviate the pain caused by a tooth extraction?

What can I do to alleviate the pain caused by a tooth extraction?

Normally NSAIDs: Nsaids are usually enough (motrin/advil). Your dentist can give you something stronger fi you need. It is very important if you are a smoker to stop at least until the socket heals. ...Read more

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Is there a pain medication or a natural remedies that could relieve pain from an ingrown toenail?

Is there a pain medication or a natural remedies that could relieve pain from an ingrown toenail?

Removal...: ...Is the only permanent solution. Just the painful border can be removed, or the entire nail if necessary. After removal you can let the border grow out again, or your doctor can use a chemical to stop the nail from regrowing. If you're concerned, don't perform bathroom surgery on yourself. That can lead to an infected ingrown toenail, which could require antibiotics. ...Read more

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What can be done to relieve pain from a chipped tooth?

What can be done to relieve pain from a chipped tooth?

Visit a dentist ASAP: for evaluation, x-rays and treatment options.

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What is the best medication to relieve pain from a wisdom teeth extraction?

What is the best medication to relieve pain from a wisdom teeth extraction?

Antiinflammatory med: After tooth extraction- there is inflammation. So an anti-inflammatory medication is very important. Ibuprofen or Naproxen are both available without prescription and have prescription strengths as well. Acetaminophen is a good pain reliever but not anti-inflammatory. So taking both can help- or a prescription strenght pain reliever is often needed - usually a narcotic analgesic for a short time. ...Read more

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Have a dry socket from tooth extraction. There is currently an ice storm and can't get to dentist. What can I do to relieve pain in the meantime?

Have a dry socket from tooth extraction. There is currently an ice storm and can't get to dentist. What can I do to relieve pain in the meantime?

NSAIDs + Tylenol (acetaminophen): You can take NSAIDs or Tylenol) to ease the discomfort. Sometimes these OTC medications aren't enough to relieve the pain. Keep a good oral hygiene and clove oil has proved to be an effective treatment for dry socket. Take care. ...Read more

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What medications can help alleviate the pain of a root canal?

Pain following rct: Tylenol (acetaminophen) (acetominophen) and nsaids (such as advil, ibuprophen, Motrin etc) work well in calming pain following root canal as well as other dental treatment. If the pain continues for more then 2 days without improvement, contact your dentist to have him/her look at the tooth. ...Read more

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What are the best treatment options to relieve a broken rib?

What are the best treatment options to relieve a broken rib?

Take some aspirin!: A simple analgesic should be enough. Nothing more complicated is indicated. Certainly not strapping or taping the chest. ...Read more

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What are some home remedy pain relief for a tooth that has an infected nerve?

What are some home remedy pain relief for a tooth that has an infected nerve?

Phone call: A call to your local dentist is the best way to treat this problem. If the tooth is infected as you say, it either needs root canal therapy or it needs extraction, two procedures that you cannot perform on yourself. Call today and feel better today. ...Read more

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I have chronic back pain. What are a few natural ways to help relive the pain?

I  have chronic back pain.  What are a few natural ways to help relive the pain?

Natural rx back pain: Walking, walking, walking! proper posture with good supports in your chairs when sitting and in your mattress at night. An additional back roll (foam) may help. Moist heat on the muscles may help, or alternating hot packs with cold packs. Exercises like yoga to do gentle stretches and improve flexibiilty. ...Read more

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What kind of drugs would reduce pain from a healing broken leg caused by stress or are there any natural solutions for a snr. Citizen?

What kind of drugs would reduce pain from a healing broken leg caused by stress or are there any natural solutions for a snr. Citizen?

Plant extracts: Hops, tobacco, and cannabis have all provided natural extracts that relieve pain. Being natural molecules, they are not patentable, so fda studies will never be done. These substances are currently distributed within fda regulations called "gras" (generally realized as safe). You should consult with licensed naturopath or an integrative physician (erstwhile called "holistic" or "alternative"). ...Read more

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What is the quickest and easiest way to sooth gum pain from wisdom teeth coming in that could be used overnight (while sleeping)?

What is the quickest and easiest way to sooth gum pain from wisdom teeth coming in that could be used overnight (while sleeping)?

Wisdom teeth: Take 600 mg ibuprophen every 6 hours if this is a safe drug for you to take. Keep the area as clean as you can to eliminate food debris. Rinse with warm salt water. See a dentist or oral surgeon asap. ...Read more

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What are the best ways to reduce swelling from a wisdom tooth removal.

What are the best ways to reduce swelling from a wisdom tooth removal.

Ice & elevation: using ice packs for 10-15 minute intervals frequently and keeping your head up including sleeping with extra pillows at night can help with swelling from recent wisdom tooth extraction ...Read more

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I can't get to the dentist until the end of the week I'm in a lot of pain from an absessed tooth my face is swollen can you help me with some antibiotic and something for the pain?

I can't get to the dentist until the end of the week I'm in a lot of pain from an absessed tooth my face is swollen can you help me with some antibiotic and something for the pain?

Get to the Dentist: A swollen face is a very worrisome sign that the infection has spread from the tooth and jawbone into the soft tissues of the face. Left untreated this can become quite dangerous, even life threatening. This is an emergency. ...Read more

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Loose front tooth/gum from trauma. What is the best treatment?

Loose front tooth/gum from trauma. What is the best treatment?

Splint and suture: If the gums are cut, they may need a few sutures, if the tooth is loose, it must be placed back in proper position and stabilized there w a splint. This will also allow the surrounding bone to heal if there is an alveolar fracture. In addition, a dentist needs to monitor the status of the pulp inthe affected tooth, perhaps a root canal will be needed. Other teeth in the area as well as opposing th. ...Read more

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How to tell if my tooth soreness is from braces or pain from grinding?

Check with DDS: Check with your dentist. Pain from braces does not usually last longer than a few days. ...Read more

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What is the best relief from ear pain due to a severe cold?

Sinus rinse: Sinus rinses - like those made by NeilMed are great; decongestants like pseudephedrine however probably are not ideal with a heart condition. ...Read more