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Have a toothache try this home remedies for temporary relief.

Toothache generally manifests as a sharp or shooting pain , which may be so severe that it doesn't allow any individual to eat, sleep or rest comfortably.

Bellow are few common home remedies for a toothache:

1. Ice pack : The ice may numb out the area and usually make an individual comfortable when kept near the affected area

2. Saltwater gargle : Heat up a cup of water and dissolve a spoon of salt in it .Swish the lukewarm liquid in the mouth a couple of times .It is a natural disinfectant , it may heal swelling , clean infections as well as loosen food particles in your mouth.

3.Cloves : A few drops of clove oil can be extracted and rubbed into the affected area .

4.Teabags : Hold a wet slightly warm teabag against the affected tooth for a few minutes until the pain subsides.

5. Turmeric: Turmeric is known for it's healing properties .It is anti- inflammatory and antibacterial .Make a paste of turmeric powder with some water and apply it to the affected area .It can also be mixed with some honey instead of water and applied to the itching tooth

More than all of this , maintain good dental hygiene by brushing your teeth twice a day , rinse the mouth after consuming anything .In case you have sensitive teeth try to switching to a toothpaste made for sensitivity .If home remedies do not help or the pain gets worse , visit a dentist for proper management.


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