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Everyone knows that a toothache is an unpleasant experience, but it can also be an indicator of a more serious problem. If you are worried about your toothache for any reason, we suggest contacting a dentist. But, what should you do in the meantime? Here are a few suggestions:

Apply oil of cloves: The oil from cloves is a common ingredient in dental products. Place a few drops of the oil of cloves onto a small piece of cotton, put the swab on the painful tooth, and bite down. Instead of oil of cloves, you can also try crushing or grinding a clove, mixing it with olive or cooking oil, and placing it on the piece of cotton.

Try rinsing: This remedy is fairly simple. Just put a quarter teaspoon of salt in eight ounces of warm water and swish it around. This rinse should alleviate pressure on your nerve ends and provide quick relief.

Floss: Toothaches can be caused by a variety of problems that dental professional health, but toothaches can be caused by more mundane issues. For example, the source of your ailment could be food lodged between your teeth. The solution to this problem is fairly simple: just try flossing to remove the problem.

If you would like more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us today!