Is it normal to have pain in a tooth after a filling?

Answer Pain for 2-3 days after dental filling is normal. It takes a day or two for filling to settle. As of now take OTC pain med for pain relief. If pain is very severe or if it persists beyond 3-4 days,... Read More »

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What could be causing my tooth pain after getting a filling?

If its only sensitive to COLD drinks, it will go away.If the pain comes on BITING, you need to be re assessed as the filling may be high.Your dentist will be able to tell you if the cavity was deep... Read More »

Severe tooth pain after filling?

Silver fillings (amalgam) is the best kind of filling for a molar. However, if this last more than a week, it sounds like something is wrong. A root canal might be needed, or it might be something ... Read More »

Is it normal for tooth/mouth to be sore after filling?

Yes it's normal. The pain should be gone in a couple days.

What should you do if you had one wisdom tooth removed and they tried to fix the other one by putting a filling on it instead of doing a root canal and you still have a lot of pain from it?

Answer You have me wondering why ANY dentist would putting a filling in a wisdom tooth instead of pulling it. If you still have a lot of pain from it and the tooth was filled it sounds like there w... Read More »