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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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Broken tooth. What can I expect in terms of treatment?

Broken tooth. What can I expect in terms of treatment?

Depends: Depends on the severity of the fracture. Broken tooth can be repaired with a filling or crown. If the tooth is broken badly it may need to be pulled out. ...Read more

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Can an exposed nerve (broken tooth) cause swelling around the area and lips? Temporary treatments until seen by dentist please?

Can an exposed nerve (broken tooth) cause swelling around the area and lips? Temporary treatments until seen by dentist please?

Dental infections: Badly decayed teeth can become infected and that infection can spread to other parts of the body, both locally to lips and more seriously to other parts of the body. This is nothing to take lightly and one should not postpone immediate dental treatment. There are no temporary treatments. Call and see your dentist right away! People can and have died from untreated dental infections. ...Read more

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Hello, im in a bit of pain from a broken tooth/cavity and i have no dental ins at the momnt..can i use omnicef (cefdinir)?

Hello, im in a bit of pain from a broken tooth/cavity and i have no dental ins at the momnt..can i use omnicef (cefdinir)?

Not Recommended: As any other medication, omnicef (cefdinir) (antibiotic) may cause side effects especially when not used according to the dentist’s instructions. Call your local dental school, their fees are much less than those charged by a private practice. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what to do about a broken tooth?

Could you tell me what to do about a broken tooth?

Call a dentist: A dentist is trained to evaluate the broken tooth and determine if it is restorable or if it needs to be extracted. ...Read more

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I had a broken tooth pulled that was absecessed an there is a knot right under that where the tooth was what could it be?

Painful? or not: Sorry, no pun intended. If knot is painful, then you might have another abscess (or bit of tooth left behind). If knot is not painful, then more likely residual inflammation or scarring. Best to go back to see your Dentist for evaluation & treatment as appropriate. ...Read more

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Can a broken tooth grow back?

Can a broken tooth grow back?

No: Unfortunately a broken tooth cannot grow back. However, in many cases a broken tooth is completely repairable, and can be restored to full function. There are a few lucky animals, such as sharks, that can grow new sets of teeth. ...Read more

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I have a badly broken tooth, it doesn't have an absyss or any pain but i was wondering having half a tooth open could cause any other health problems?

I have a badly broken tooth, it doesn't have an absyss or any pain but i was wondering  having half a tooth open could cause any other health problems?

See a dentist: Even though your broken tooth does not hurt it is important to get this treated. You are open to an infection, and this an be serious for the rest of your body. ...Read more

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