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How effective is alcohol as a pain killer after dental work done?

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Dr. David Stall
Dentistry

In brief: Not

Alcohol will act as a depressant on your brain, but will not act as a pain killer. If you drink enough, you will probably pass out and forget about the pain until you recover.

In brief: Not

Alcohol will act as a depressant on your brain, but will not act as a pain killer. If you drink enough, you will probably pass out and forget about the pain until you recover.
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management

In brief: Bad choice

Effective? Maybe alcohol is simply a poor choice for a pain killer.

In brief: Bad choice

Effective? Maybe alcohol is simply a poor choice for a pain killer.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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