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How can I ease tongue pain? Dentist cut it with drill.
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Dr. James Wright
Dentistry
In brief: Multiple ways
Swish with 1 tablespoon of coconut oil several times per day.
Spit the saliva and coconut mixture out in the sink. Take an over the counter pain med such as tylenol (acetaminophen) which is good for pain, while Motrin can help with any swelling. Typically tongue injuries heal rapidly.

In brief: Multiple ways
Swish with 1 tablespoon of coconut oil several times per day.
Spit the saliva and coconut mixture out in the sink. Take an over the counter pain med such as tylenol (acetaminophen) which is good for pain, while Motrin can help with any swelling. Typically tongue injuries heal rapidly.
Dr. James Wright
Dr. James Wright
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Dr. Jake Richards
Dentistry
In brief: Benzocaine
It is in some medicines like oragel and cankaid.
It is a topical anesthetic that can help numb the pain. Your tongue should heal quickly but keep it cleaned up.

In brief: Benzocaine
It is in some medicines like oragel and cankaid.
It is a topical anesthetic that can help numb the pain. Your tongue should heal quickly but keep it cleaned up.
Dr. Jake Richards
Dr. Jake Richards
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