Q. How can the pain due to erupting wisdom tooth be managed?

Answered by
Dr. Tooba Qazi
and medically reviewed by Dr. Divya Banu M
Published on Feb 28, 2019

Hello doctor,

My wisdom tooth is growing. It is very painful. What is the solution?

Dr. Tooba Qazi

Dentistry
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Hi,

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This eruption pain occurs in every 2 or 3 months. To suppress it you must do this antibiotic course: Tablet Augmentin 625 mg, two times a day, tablet Metronidazole 400 mg, two times a day, tablet Brufen (painkiller) 400 mg, two times a day but if the pain is severe take three times a day. Do this course for three days. And do saltwater mouthrinses 3 to 5 times a day for a week. Put a 1/4th teaspoon of salt in a cup of lukewarm water and do its rinses. Give me followup after two days. Take care.

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