An inflamed and swolled tooth is the one which causes severe pain and discomfort to the patient. In this condition, the infection spreads out of the lower end of the tooth, the root tip. This infection spreads from the inner part of the tooth, the pulp chamber. The infection which spreads beyond the root tip also initiates an inflammatory process in the area, which results in the formation of pus. Due to the presence of this pus, the pain is severe and throbbing in nature. The pain usually aggravates at night. It is impossible to get a professional consult at night and the pain is severely discomforting.
Here We Will Tell You Some Home Remedies To Get Rid Of This Pain Temporarily –
Garlic is a very potent antibacterial agent. If you are experiencing really bad toothache, just peel garlic and crush it. Apply the juice directly on the affected tooth. This works wonders in relieving the tooth pain.
This technique is called oil pulling. Take some coconut oil and rinse it in your mouth. You don’t need to swallow it, just keep rinsing for about 20 to 30 minutes. This will surely relieve your pain.
Just add some salt in lukewarm water and gargle using this water again and again till you feel relieved. Salt is a quick and good pain reliever in many cases.
Clove oil is a good agent for gums and toothache. For this purpose, it is being added in some commercial toothpaste nowadays. It helps in killing infection and relieving the pain. While apply it in the affected area, you need to be careful. Do not apply it with too much of pressure.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple cider vinegar is also a very good anti inflammatory agent. It is very effective against abscessed tooth pain. Take a small amount of apple cider vinegar and rinse it in your mouth for a few minutes. Do not swallow. Spit it in a few minutes. this will help in disinfection of the area topically and will also reduce the swelling of the area.
Note: All these remedies are just for temporary relief from the pain. You should not ignore an abscessed tooth for a longer period of time and should take professional consult as soon as possible.