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    Suggest treatment for tooth and gum pain

Posted on Mon, 24 Jul 2017 in Dental Health
Question: hi Doctor my son is having tooth ache. he could not sleep properly due to pain. first he complained about gum ache and then tooth ache. we have the xray report . could you kindly give us advise?
Answered by Dr. Priyanka Tiwari 52 minutes later
Brief Answer:
upload image of tooth gum along with xray report.follow these measures

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for consulting Healthcaremagic .
This is Dr.Priyanka tiwari answering your query.

I have read your query and understand your concern. As far as toothache and gum pain of your son is concerned this can be due to Caries or Periodontal problem .
Can you upload image of gum and tooth along with Xray report that will be more helpful for me to arrive at conclusion and give you proper diagnosis .
Inmeantime based on details provided i will suggest you few measures for him:
- warm salt water rinses 2 to 3 times a day .
- Maintain good oral hygiene .
- You can give him Analgesic medicine Paracetamol or Ibugesic for pain with vitamin Bcomplex by consulting with local doctor .
Awating for pictures to comment further .

Hope this will help you .
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Raju A.T
Follow up: Dr. Priyanka Tiwari 18 minutes later
hi Doctor , thanks for your reply. I'm attaching the report herewith. my son is 5 years old.
Answered by Dr. Priyanka Tiwari 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Carious tooth . Consult dentist for treatment.

Detailed Answer:
Welocme .

I have gone through the xray report you have attached. As far as i have observed your son has deep caries in posterior teeth and that is causing pain in tooth and gum region .
For this Roshini i will suggest you to consult Pedodontist and go for treatment Pulpectomy of carious tooth .
Inmeantime i will suggest him salt water rinses.
-You can give him Medicine like syrup Ibugesic or Paracetamol for painwith vitamin B complex .
-Maintain good oral hygiene .
-Use flouride toothpaste to brush his teeth .

Hope i have answered your query .
If you have further query i will be happy to help.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Raju A.T
Follow up: Dr. Priyanka Tiwari 9 hours later
hi Doctor, thank you for responding. could you suggest any good flouride toothpaste for kids?
Answered by Dr. Priyanka Tiwari 40 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Colgate anticavity toothpaste , kidodent or Dentoshine toothpaste

Detailed Answer:
Welcome .

Read your query . As you are asking good flouride toothpaste for your son i will suggest toothpaste like colgate Anticavity toothpaste. Kidodent toothpaste or Dentoshine toothpaste for your kid .

Hope this will help you.
If you have further query i will be happy to help
Dr. Priyanka tiwari

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