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Will that work as a temporary filling until I can go see a dentist for a cavity?
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Dr. Mark Bornfeld
Dentistry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Go to your pharmacy.
Temporary dental filling material is available for purchase over the counter at your local pharmacy.
It may seem self-evident, but needs to be stressed: temporary filling material is only for temporary use, and will do nothing to prevent the progression of tooth decay or avert dental infection. You should arrange for professional dental service at your earliest opportunity.

In brief: Go to your pharmacy.
Temporary dental filling material is available for purchase over the counter at your local pharmacy.
It may seem self-evident, but needs to be stressed: temporary filling material is only for temporary use, and will do nothing to prevent the progression of tooth decay or avert dental infection. You should arrange for professional dental service at your earliest opportunity.
Dr. Mark Bornfeld
Dr. Mark Bornfeld
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Dr. Jake Richards
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: What Work?
There are some temp materials at some pharmacies that you can place but they are limited and getting to the dentist is the best option.

In brief: What Work?
There are some temp materials at some pharmacies that you can place but they are limited and getting to the dentist is the best option.
Dr. Jake Richards
Dr. Jake Richards
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