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Wisdom tooth extraction post op pain
In how many days should the post extraction pain start reducing. It is going to be 72 hours for me tomorrow at 12:30PM and i still have to take painkillers. The pain is not very bad but it is there while eating, talking, opening mouth etc. I have a stitch as well. Please guide.
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As your tooth is removed surgically it would take atleast one week. Try to maintain good oral hygiene by brushing twice a day, use mouthwash, warm saline water rinses two to three times a day. Take painkiller. Apply ice pack outside of mouth on effected area.
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It may take a week to ten days but gradually it reduces. Do warm saline gargles for better healing and keep that area clean.
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Pain will last for at least one week man. Follow the instructions for better healing.
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Hello, Don't worry, keep on taking the medication as prescribed.. The pain or discomfort will go in few days as impaction is a surgical procedure it is normal to feel it.. Do warm saline rinse 3 to 4 times a day..
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if the pain is severe and not controlled by medication visit your dentist immediately.
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Wisdom tooth extraction is surgery,follow instructions strictly. Do warm saline rinses 4-5 times daily. Don’t skip medicines.
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