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2 1 Fri, 3 May 2024
I m wearing retainers with the plastic sitting on the roof of my mouth as normal. I am having retainers before braces to push back my upper row. I don t feel like I m properly stomaching food when eating. I don t know if this is because of pure hesitation from the fear of my metal breaking, or...
2 1 Fri, 3 May 2024
on? I have been trying to google this but i can’t find an answer but in front of 3 middle bottom teeth my gums are moving when i touch them like i can fold them in any direction. The gums are not attached to my teeth at the top part and also pieces are coming off and one is split
2 1 Mon, 4 Mar 2024
Hello, around November 11 I noticed I had an extremely painful sore in my mouth and I couldn t eat for 3 days, I bought orajel mouthwash and it eased the pain and after awhile I was able to eat again. It s been a couple of weeks and my sore isn t painful at all anymore but it isnt going away and...
2 1 Mon, 1 Jan 2024
I am undergoing tooth abcess treatment, I had my abcess on my gum evaluated and cleaned up a bit, drained, etc. Yesterday, i am wondering what effects would taking one hit of Marijuana do to the area, I am in no pain, constantly cleaning with salt water rinse, brushing teeth several times and...
2 1 Fri, 1 Dec 2023
Hi, I have the gums of the front teeth of the lower jaw itch and using the Oraldene for 4 days. Three days ago I lost the taste. The itching became less intensive. Could you please tell me if I do the right thing using the Oraldene? And shall I continue if I have a side effect? And how long?...
2 1 Fri, 3 Nov 2023
I am undergoing tooth abcess treatment, I had my abcess on my gum evaluated and cleaned up a bit, drained, etc. Yesterday, i am wondering what effects would taking one hit of Marijuana do to the area, I am in no pain, constantly cleaning with salt water rinse, brushing teeth several times and...
2 1 Fri, 3 Nov 2023
37% phosphoric acid ( dental etching) was mistakenly stays on the gingiva and lip for a long time about 20 mints.. now she had bluish gingiva and upper lips are swelled. I prescribed her a mouthwash and a enziclor gel. What should i do and how much time will taken them to get normal
2 1 Thu, 2 Nov 2023
I went to new dentist in the back number 30 I don’t have any tooth there for years just bone. No pain so ever, no discomfort at all. No problem but last year and this year the same shows black shadow at the bone but if I look at it I can’t see it only thru x-ray . Like I said is been there for...
2 1 Fri, 29 Sep 2023
I just had a molar (tooth #2) extracted today. Is it safe to take nyquil for sleep tonight? I had it removed at 3pm and haven t taken any pain meds yet. I was told to use Ibuprofen but I would prefer Nyquil to help me sleep. Is it safe to take? I am having some bleeding.
2 1 Sat, 2 Sep 2023
Hi, I have been having a horrific toothache. My gums and neck are extremely swollen and my lymph nodes on the right side of my neck are swollen. I was on antibiotics for 2 weeks, it was amoxicillin, and it did nothing. I was also on 800mg of Ibuprofen.
2 1 Wed, 2 Nov 2022
My mouth feels like there’s a coating in my mouth and at the back of my throat. Sometimes it feels dry and squeaky, especially after I eat. When I eat nuts it feels like small chewed up pieces stay in my throat. I feel bumps at the back of my throat. I’ve seen small red bumps at the back of my...
2 1 Fri, 23 Sep 2022
I m on cfm chemo and despite my great oral care: floosing, cleaning of tongue, brushing, using hydrogen Peroxide and mouth wash, i have a bitter taste and a bad mouth odor that I can smell myself when I close my mouth with my hand and direct the air to my nose. Question: is it acid reflex?? I...
2 1 Fri, 23 Sep 2022
Hi, two days ago I went to dentist and had oral thrush, canker sore and an ulcer. They gave me magic mouthwash that had an ingredient that was for parasites. After using it a few times I noticed an big buldge on my chin. I squeezed it atleast 20 times and lots of fluid came out. Then it moved. I...
2 1 Tue, 20 Sep 2022
I have sever mouth pain none stop. Very sensitive to hot and cold, mostly cold. I can’t eat on my left side of mouth. Feels like my left side of mouth is severely bruised. I also have periodontist diese. What can I do for the pain and what do you think is going on?
2 1 Tue, 20 Sep 2022
I have an abscess tooth which is being treated with penicillin, I have developed a firm boil that’s tender and surrounding area is swollen. What could it be and what can I do to reduce it? Abscess is on top of my mouth and the swollen area is right above it. Feels like pus
2 1 Tue, 20 Sep 2022
so I have bad breath and theres some small red bumps on the tip of my tongue and theres also white bumps all the way in the back of my tongue. its been like this for a couple weeks I have no idea what it is could it be due to bad hygiene or ? can you get back to me ASAP
2 1 Sat, 10 Sep 2022
I have a root canal that was done seven years ago all the insides have fallen out along with the cap. I’m experiencing a lot of pain especially sensitive to hot cold and now starting to feel sick at stomach and head hurts by My eye. What is the general cost of fixing this problem
2 1 Mon, 5 Sep 2022
From last 25 days i have cold and now with cold i have mouth ulcers on all the sides of tongue and on my lower and upper lip... I m taking vitafol and zaytee lotion for the same.. Further for cold infection one antibiotic for cold infection... Is this fine or shall i do other treatmnt as well to...
2 1 Mon, 5 Sep 2022
I have a tooth abscess that isn t getting better with amoxicillin. I just took my last pill and I also have a prescription called clindamycin that I got yesterday and I wanted to know if it was safe to take the clindamycin after just taking amoxicillin
3 2 Fri, 26 Aug 2022
I had a long & tricky wisdom tooth extraction yesterday (55 minutes and 2 dentist trying to get the last root out, later!) I am worried that already I have knocked the clot off, & can see bone. It hurts like crazy. Will it heal on its own? Am still shaking from it all ..
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