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I don't have a dental insurance and a pain occuring. Can you

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Hi, I don't have a dental insurance and a pain occuring. Can you advise what's best?
Assistant: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: 2 days..bearable pain. Probably will require filling etc.
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: Nothing
Submitted: 7 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 7 days ago.

Hi, thanks, ***** ***** your query, will be replying in few seconds please. DrVasavada

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Thanks
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 7 days ago.

Generally there is sepsis causing pain, requiring root canal procedure. Pending dental visit, please use gel containing xyloaine, gargling with warm salt water and ibuprofen for pain every 8-12 hours. If it is dental sensitivity due to hot or cold, use sensodyne paste twice daily to brush and see.

Good luck.