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What Works Well For Adult Teething Pain
See your dentist: At 46, you must be erupting your 3rd set of molars or wisdom teeth. Topical anesthetics such as orajel and anti-inflammatory medication such as aleve, (naproxen) may help. But at your age you need to visit your dentist and have an x-ray to determine where these teeth. Most often, they need to be extracted. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My son of 10weeks is starting to teeth.Iv tried teejel and ashton and parson nothing works, he doesn't sleep well either.. Need help?
Teething care: If you are convinced that his symptoms are due to teething and not any illness, need to feed more etc, then i would try an oral dose of Acetaminophen for pain relief. Most of the topical treatments are ineffective as you have found out. Make sure you give a full dose of the medication based on your child's weight, not on age. Contact doc if need help figuring out dose or let me know child's weight. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is a mixture of vodka and water okay for an oral rince? I had heard not long ago that if you mix a small amout of vodka with water and use it for an oral rince it works well, as vodka has some natural anti-bacterial atributes. My teeth feel cleaner than n
Alcohol is not good: There are many natural oral rinse, but we may take precautions. In the case of mixing vodka, which contains high percentage of alcohol, with water may not be beneficial. The alcohol can reduce the amount of ¨some¨bacterial, but at the same time can increase the risk of oral pathology like cancer. Alcohol has been proved to be related to oral pre-cance or cancer. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My 7 year old boy has his two adult teeth at the front, but has a tooth growing on the roof of his month as well. What do we do?
Evaluation: Your son needs to be evaluated by his dentist and possibly an orthodontist, a determination will be made as to which teeth are which, and if any primary teeth need to be extracted. Don't just leave it... Failure to treat can result in the need for more extensive orthodontic care. ...Read more
Need evaluation: If at age 36 you have many baby teeth present in your mouth it is important to find out if you have missing permanent teeth or impacted permanent teeth. Just because permanent teeth are missing does not mean that you need orthodontic treatment, but orthodontics can probably simplify your restorative requirement. Why not see a qualified orthodontic specialist for an examination and opinion. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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