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  • Help me help a friend

    secret friend 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions October 19, 2008 12:24 AM

    My frined has a tooth ache and was prescribed some pennicillin, 500mg. He took 3. Then he took 4 aspirin, 325mg. Then he took 2 ibuprophen, 200mg. Now he is going to another friends house to get a vicadin. Is he going to be ok?

  • Loss of Enamel & Other symptoms

    HelpinOhio 4 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions October 15, 2008 01:15 PM

    Among a lot of other problems, one of the most obvious ones is with my teeth. They look really bad to say the least.I brush my teeth 2-3 times every single day and they still look yellow, I can also literally see through part of them and they are kind of sensitive, they dont look strong. At first...

  • Molar Tooth Infection

    Blunty 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions September 25, 2008 12:24 PM

    Recently i woke up and i was in really bad pain, It was my molar tooth and it needed a fillin i think so i went to the dentise and she filled it in with "white paste stuff" Which i've searched on the internet for and its just a temp paste right? which falls out after 3 weeks, She seemed to blame my...

  • Dry socket nightmare - Others?

    BigOwie 2 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions August 24, 2008 05:14 AM

    Can someone call God and tell him I would like to trade a limb for this dry socket thing? I'm 10 days into this thing. In order to keep my whits about me so I can actually work I have found that a mix of 1000mg of IB and 2 EXTRA strength Tylenol every 5 hours keeps the pain at bay without turning...

  • help-very sensitive teeth

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions August 9, 2008 05:23 AM

    In the past 3 months I got 2 crowns put on and one other re-cemented. In these areas, every time the dentist pokes around with that metal tool or put the crowns on my teeth they are very sensitive to cold and texture. When I chew anything that's not soft as bread it feels like there is something...

  • wisdom teeth removed...still in pain

    rkr_1990 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions July 18, 2008 05:05 PM

    I recently had my wisdom teeth removed; about two weeks ago. I am still in extreme pain and am taking vicodin every day. I have been back to my doctor about four times since the surgery. He has said that I do not have a dry socket and that he has never seen anything like this. I have been cleaning...

  • Crown lasted 2 months?

    Mommy2008 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions May 15, 2008 11:50 AM

    Hello. I am writting because my son had a cavity on one of his molars. The dentist suggested a crown. My son's mouth is the a nightmare. :( We had bottle mouth. Yes, my fault. A crown was done on the baby tooth. If I remember correctly NO root canal was done. I picked him up from day care, he is 5...

  • Confusing chronic tooth pain

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions April 30, 2008 01:04 AM

    In the last 4 years I have had occasional pain in my right upper and lower molar intermittently. The dentist told me it might be a crack but that it wasnt really doing anything.Since then Ive discovered that I grind my teeth ( dont have a bite plate yet) and my wisdome teeth are impacted. I also...

  • Does this sound right??? HELP!!!

    jomomma430 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions April 23, 2008 03:18 PM

    My top front tooth (#9) was crowned 6 months ago and back in March it broke off below gum line. Dentist told me to keep Krazy gluing daily the crown/tooth bone back until he gets authorization from my insurance company for a bridge about 2 weeks. A week later it could no longer be glued back into...

  • help removing tooth calcification

    jak skrilla 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions March 10, 2008 06:13 AM

    i have tooth calcification and i don't know how to get rid of it , help it, or if i can even get rid of it. i got a traumatic brain injury and almost died 12 times. i was taken 20 pills a day for a year. from all the pills and being ill , my teeth have starte to get calcification along the top of...

  • Dental Abscess after Root Canal & Crown

    Anonymous 9 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions March 8, 2008 08:49 PM

    Hello everyone, this is my first post on this forum after some disturbing dental treatment. About 4 months ago in November I had a difficult root canal procedure done at my dentist's partner office but my dentist was not qualified for such a difficult root canal so he referred me to his partner. He...

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  • Dislocated Jaw??

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions December 29, 2007 10:44 PM

    I think i've dislocated my jaw while i was asleep cos i woke up two mornings ago with a lot of pain in the jaw and in my ear. Went to my local walk in centre and they have said there is nothing they can do for me. Is it worth getting it checked out by my doctor cos i am having a really bad time...

  • very sensitive front tooth

    Pawel_c 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions November 5, 2007 02:22 PM

    Hi Everybody,I have a problem with my front tooth. A week ago it started to be very, very sensitive. Mainly temperature but I can feel sort of ""needle pain" also while eating. Did anyone of you had something like this? The tooth was chipped a little bit (ca 0.5 mm) when I had a car accident but it...

  • Sharp needle-like pain in tooth/gum

    azwurth 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions October 26, 2007 03:22 PM

    This started yesterday..I had three of these.. morning, afternoon, and evening. Nothing thru the night, until this morning when I had one again but much less painful and of less duration. (They only have lasted about 2 seconds tops anyway.) To describe it: feels just like a dentist putting a needle...

  • 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...

  • Gum pain...

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions September 3, 2007 02:00 PM

    Hi,I had oral surgery done to remove all four of my wisdom teeth about three years ago. Everything healed properly but as of late I've been having gum pain on my bottom right jaw where I had my right bottom wisdom tooth removed. There's no bleeding or weird color, but it bothers me to chew food. My...

  • 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. ...

  • My blood clot fell out; how do i prevent dry socket?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions July 28, 2007 02:51 AM

    I am about 90% sure that my clot fell out of the extraction site in my lower right wisdom extraction area. I know that this is the leading cause of dry socket and i was wondering what i can do specifically to prevent dry socket from occurring in that area other than keeping it clean. Any...