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What is causing severe tooth pain even after curing cavity?

I have had my cavity filled but it still hurts. Even when i drink water. What does that mean and again wen to the doctor he prescribed me NICIP PLUS for tooth and gum pains, the gum was enlarged due to cold... i got relief but after some days it started again, tooth pain, then i took 3-4 NICIP PLUS daily, so, now what to do plz tell me
Fri, 2 May 2014
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Hello, Welcome Thanks for consulting HCM,

Ihave gone through your query, as you have toothache after cavity restoration , dont worry this can be due to caries exposed to pulp .

For this you should consult dentist and go for Radiograph Xray of there is secondary caries or exposire of pulp then go for Root canal treatment, or if it can be due to periodontal problem then go for currettage .

Do warm saline gargle two - three times a day .

Hope this will help you.
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