Do you use heat or cold for tooth extraction pain?

Answer After having a tooth extracted (or pulled as it's colloquially known), you should first use cold and then heat. Apply an ice pack or cold compress of some kind to the area to relieve swelling durin... Read More »

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How long should you have pain after a wisdom tooth extraction and if the stitches were removed early does that add to the period you are expected to experience pain?

Answer Once, one of my wisdom teeth was impacted, so the pain was worse to have it in my mouth than it was after extraction. Sufficed to say, I didn't need anything for pain. Compared to having a ... Read More »

Pain on the 5th day after wisdom tooth extraction?

Go to the emergency room and tell them about it. Tell them you ran out of Vicodin and u are still in a lot of pain. They will give u a script for more or more of something stronger. If they don't t... Read More »

How long will tooth extraction pain last?

Depending on whether or not the tooth extracted was infected, it could take anywhere from immediately following the procedure to one week for the pain from a tooth extraction to subside. Getting pl... Read More »

2nd day of tooth extraction, severe pain?

I've had 7 teeth taken out and I never went through this. I don't think it is normal. I think you should talk to the doctor.