Apart from antibiotics which I hope the dentist will prescribe, what can I do at home in the meantime to alleviate the pain of tooth infection?
Dr. Richard Lilleker
Dr. Richard Lilleker
Dentist
Basingstoke
Take painkillers such as paracetamol and ibuprofen combined. Try oil of cloves. Try rubbing sensitive toothpaste on the area.

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