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Had root canal treatment previously. Now, having dental pain. Solution?

I have recieved a root canal almost 10 months ago, however my dental allowance was fully used up so I did not complete the job waiting to the dental allowance again. I am now experiencing lots of pain and do not know what to do not having any money to get help before my dental allowance on janurary 1st. what can i do now untill then to help the pain go away, I can not even eat with the pain
Asked On : Tue, 18 Dec 2012
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Dentist 's  Response
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I would suggest you to get your root canal completed as soon as possible otherwise it will become very difficult to save your teeth.It will lead to abscess formation & will take even more time.
Mean while you can take some analgesic & antibiotic to escape from pain.You can also place clove oil dipped cotton pellet in your teeth for temporary relief.

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Answered: Tue, 18 Dec 2012
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Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Dr. Chaithanyaa Nemaly's  Response
Hello there...To which tooth was the root canal performed? This the most common mistake people do ..skipping appointments or not turning up for the treatment with their job half done. 10 months is a pretty long time...There would have been accumulation of micro-organisms that would initiate infection resulting in pain . You need to have a course of antibiotics and analgesics. You can have analgesics for your pain...I would advice you to consult your dental surgeon as soon as possible. So that your tooth can be saved.
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