Should i get Novacaine for cavity?

Answer You only need novacaine if the cavity is deep. I've had surface cavities filled painlessly without novacaine. They have topical numbing agents they can apply to your gum.Getting it filled without n... Read More »

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If you have a small cavity in a baby tooth that still has roots on it should you fill the cavity or pull the tooth?

The best thing would be to have a filling put in the tooth. But if the tooth is going to fall out soon, the dentist may recommend pulling it instead. Have it looked at by a dentist and then do what... Read More »

What should I do about a cavity?

It wouldn't hurt to let the dentist to check it out. If you let it go you will have more trouble!

Should you pull a first molar if it has a large cavity?

it depends how deep is your cavity .if the cavity is under your gum there are few chance to keep it because to do a root canal or put a crown is necessary remove all cavity and is contraindicated i... Read More » long will the effects last?

It will depend on the anesthetic used and how much was administered. Novacaine is no longer used, but you may have had lidocaine or carbocaine or one of many others. Some are short acting, while ... Read More »