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Treatment of tooth pain.

I have tooth pain on and off for two years. It has started painting more and more since last 2 days it is paining too much. Is there any medicine I can take for that? Last few time one friend suggested combiflam and amoxy antibiotic and it was better but now it s not at all working.
Sat, 20 Aug 2011
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Dentist 's  Response
Hi,
First of all medications should not be taken on own. It can lead to antibiotic resistance. You have an infected tooth which is causing the pain. The tooth could be decayed which has resulted in the pain. The tooth should be root canal treated and capped or removed to solve your problem permanently.Consult a dentist at the earliest.
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balaji's  Response
Firstly, we hope the friend who suggested this to you is a dentist and took a good look at your tooth before suggesting the medicines. This is because tooth pain can be due to various causes and only a dentist can determine the actual cause on examination. As you have the problem for 2 years now we assume you have not yet seen a dentist. Unfortunately most people do not realize the relation between good dental health and good overall health. Good teeth are very important for your overall health. We strongly recommend that you see a dentist ASAP for proper treatment that will resolve your pain permanently. Please do not heed the ?advice? of your friends unless they happen to be dentists.
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Dentist, Endodontics Dr. Manisha Rao's  Response
Hi, please consult a good dentist because the cause of pain has to be determined and proper treatment has to be started. Pain killers and antibiotics can give you temporary relief but sometimes it becomes necessary to take immediate dental treatment to prevent the condition from worsening. You can take Tab Aceclo Plus and Tab Cifran 500 mg for temporary relief. Take care!
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