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How do I stop the bleeding after a wisdom tooth removal?

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Dr. Stephen Gordon
Dentistry

In brief: Tea bag

Moisten a standard (black tea like lipton, not herbal tea) tea bag and firmly hold it or bite it against the area of bleeding for 15 minutes.
If you do not have significant improvement, call your dentist immediately.

In brief: Tea bag

Moisten a standard (black tea like lipton, not herbal tea) tea bag and firmly hold it or bite it against the area of bleeding for 15 minutes.
If you do not have significant improvement, call your dentist immediately.
Dr. Stephen Gordon
Dr. Stephen Gordon
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In brief: Pressure

Roll up two sterile gauzes and bite firmly with the gauze on the extraction site.
Bite for 15 min. Repeat as necessary. No rinsing for 24 hours.

In brief: Pressure

Roll up two sterile gauzes and bite firmly with the gauze on the extraction site.
Bite for 15 min. Repeat as necessary. No rinsing for 24 hours.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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