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  • I am looking for something I can take for a Dental infection that is swollen in my right jaw & ear.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions March 12, 2014 04:01 PM

    I am currently unemployed and lost my insurance. Unfortunately, my dental procedure which include 6 extraction of broken molars, wisdom teeth,and a whole list of things is estimated at $7k. I do not have a job and can not qualify for a medical load. My right side of my face is visibly swollen...

  • persistent cheek infection following #19 extraction

    parminides 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions July 3, 2012 02:56 PM

    Months ago I started having occasional pain in #19 while biting, which I ignored. At the end of April it really flared up. I had a slight temperature at some point. The pain completely disappeared on May 8 but came back with a vengeance the next day (May 9).I finally saw a dentist on May 10. In...

  • persistent cheek infection following #19 extraction

    parminides 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions July 3, 2012 11:02 AM

    Months ago I started having occasional pain in #19 while biting, which I ignored. At the end of April it really flared up. I had a slight temperature at some point. The pain completely disappeared on May 8 but came back with a vengeance the next day (May 9).I finally saw a dentist on May 10. In...

  • root canal abcess

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions April 10, 2010 09:28 PM

    Looking for feedback... I had a root canal procedure done about a week ago...pre- molar 5 days after I began feeling a tingling, dull ache on my cheek bone. Call the endodontist and he prescribed Antibiotics.. drilled a hole to relieve pressure. I have now been on new antibiotics for 4 days and...

  • Having a tooth removed.

    Cmajor07 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions October 22, 2007 02:06 AM

    Just afew days ago I had a toothache, and so now I've had it for afew days and it's incredible how fast it starts to hurt worse and worse. So last night it started hurting like ***l, so I took Tylonol PM But then this morning...oh my god...it was excrusciating! So my mom finally got in touch with...

  • Diagnosed with a dental abscess, wish it was a few years ago

    beccainvic 3 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions October 14, 2007 02:06 AM

    I was just diagnosed with a dental abscess yesterday. The problem is that I have been having trouble for the past 3 years. I had gone to the dentist numerous times, the first time he told me that it was an infection in my salivary gland and every time after that I was told that it was nothing...

  • dry mouth triggered by wisdom teeth extraction

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions September 13, 2007 06:52 PM

    I had my wisdom teeth taken out in May, and my mouth has been hurting ever since. For a while, the gum on the left side of my mouth wasn't healing so the dentist gave me some antibiotics. Since then, I have felt like my face is uneven and my tongue doesn't fit into my mouth properly. My mouth...

  • Possible Abscess in 11 year old

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions July 30, 2007 03:15 PM

    My son has been complaining about tooth pain off and on for little over a month. I took him to my dentist who x-rayed and did an exam and found no cavities, injury, nothing abnormal about the tooth involved. My son had severe pain on Friday evening and woke up with a swollen cheek on Saturday. ...

  • 2 mouth concerns

    pisces1970 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions May 28, 2007 07:13 PM

    My first concern is that I had a clear lump on my bottom gums that lasted 2 to 3 weeks. It appeared after taking antibiotics (Flagyl). The dentist poke it. It did not hurt. He referred me to a peridontist. The condition cleared up by the time I saw the periodontist. My second concern is a mouth...

  • slight burning sensation of tongue

    agypsygrl 2 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions January 27, 2007 01:47 AM

    I took antibiotics about 10 days ago and just today it seems as though my tongue is burning. No white patches like shown as in thrush...just the burning sensation.I take Synthroid because years ago had Iodine radiation to my thyroid.Also, have begun noticing hair thinning in front on one side of...

  • gum infection

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions December 21, 2006 08:54 AM

    I had a gum infection about a month ago. I had anti biotics and after 7 days the pain finally went but it's back again :( do I need antibiotics again ?I had a back tooth removed and 2 fillings last week but the pain is the same as when I had the infection.

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  • Pain above my front teeth.

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions December 5, 2006 01:56 AM

    Hey guys, last saturday i was working out and my left front tooth started hurting a bit. On sunday morning i woke up and the pain was a lot worse, and i realized that its not my tooth hurting but like right above it. When i press on my mustache, it hurts and i feel its a little swolen. Any of you...

  • implant pain

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions July 4, 2006 11:14 PM

    I had an implant done on my lower left jaw 19 days ago. The dentist stated that everything went very smoothly and I felt fine. The following morning I got up and exercised vigorously. Little did I know what a mistake this was. The area around the implant swelled quite a bit. It was Friday and...

  • Absessed wisdom tooth

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions May 12, 2006 04:05 AM

    I have recently had to have my wisdom tooth extracted which was impacted in my lower left jaw. I have been aware of this tooth condition for several years but like the wise old saying "Don't fix it if it ain't broke" I let it go until it finally absessed and had the side of my jaw and face swollen...

  • baby has vincents syndrome

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions April 4, 2006 10:15 PM

    my son has just been diagnosed with vincents syndrome, he is only one year old. it came after he had been ill with a chest infection and was put on antibiotics. he cant eat or drink much and is in alot of discomfort. i hadnt heard of this condition before .