Simple Trick to Relieve a Toothache

Simple Trick to Relieve a Toothache

There are several reasons for a toothache. It is usually a gum disease, tooth decay, excessive tartar, injuries, crowns or seals, cracked tooth, jaw disease or irritated dental nerve.

A toothache is sometimes so intense and frustrating that it prevents you from doing normal daily activities, aggravating your mood, or makes eating more difficult.

Of course, the best solution is a dentist’s visit. But what if the pain suddenly appears and is just a night or a weekend and there is no dental emergency?

In that case, you can use a remedy to tell you today. It is a home-based but efficient way of slowing down a toothache in just a few seconds.

  • One teaspoon of coconut oil
  • Cloves
  • Cut the cloves into tiny pieces on the kitchen board and add them to the coconut oil.
  • Mix the contents well until form a fine paste.
  • Apply the obtained paste to the painful area of the gums, the tooth, and its surroundings.
  • Repeat the procedure three times a day.
How does it work
  • Coconut oil has the antibacterial effect. It helps to kill bacteria that cause inflammation.
  • The cloves, in turn, contain the substance eugenol, which has analgesic (pain suppressing) effects.
  • In case of severe pain, you can enhance the effect of the remedy by chewing a clove for a few minutes. It speeds up eugenol excretion into the pain site.

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