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Tooth ache before root canal treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Iâ??m having a bad tooth ache that can be controlled with an 800mg ibuprofen. I just found out today i need a root canal but i have to wait 2-3 weeks for my insurance to approve it. In the mean while, what can i do in these 2-3 weeks so that my pain doesnâ??t get worst?
Doctor :   SInce when are you having the pain.
User :   Iâ??m having a bad tooth ache that can be controlled with an 800mg ibuprofen. I just found out today i need a root canal but i have to wait 2-3 weeks for my insurance to approve it. In the mean while, what can i do in these 2-3 weeks so that my pain doesnâ??t get worst?
Doctor :   Do you have any other medical illness?
User :   Iâ??m having a bad tooth ache that can be controlled with an 800mg ibuprofen. I just found out today i need a root canal but i have to wait 2-3 weeks for my insurance to approve it. In the mean while, what can i do in these 2-3 weeks so that my pain doesnâ??t get worst?
User :   is anyone there?
Doctor :  
DO you have anyother medical illness?
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