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What is the best pain killer for tooth ache from cavity?

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Dr. James Marx
Pain Management
5 doctors agree

In brief: A Dentist

Generally dental pain arises with the inflammation from infection.
This inflammatory pain responds well to the normal naids like Ibuprofen and naproxen.If you let the infection go, it can spread into the bone, sinuses or the brain. A dentist will clean out the infection and seal the source of infection if possible. You also probably need an old fashioned antibiotice like pennicilin.

In brief: A Dentist

Generally dental pain arises with the inflammation from infection.
This inflammatory pain responds well to the normal naids like Ibuprofen and naproxen.If you let the infection go, it can spread into the bone, sinuses or the brain. A dentist will clean out the infection and seal the source of infection if possible. You also probably need an old fashioned antibiotice like pennicilin.
Dr. James Marx
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Dr. Richard Ruden
Dentistry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Ibuprofen

As temporary relief for the toothache use Ibuprofen (motrin) but it is very important to see your dentist as soon as possible.

In brief: Ibuprofen

As temporary relief for the toothache use Ibuprofen (motrin) but it is very important to see your dentist as soon as possible.
Dr. Richard Ruden
Dr. Richard Ruden
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