Toothache is undeniably a major inconvenience. It is an enemy which is hard to combat. When somebody has toothache, it is hard for him to concentrate as well as do his daily activities. What’s worse is we do not know when it will occur. It may strike us with pain out of the blue. In order to relieve toothache, there are various remedies that we can try aside from the pharmacologic ones.
If you are experiencing pain, try to rinse it with warm salt water. It is believed that this method is an effective natural pain reliever. It’s like giving a warm compress to the part affected.
Did you know that onion is also effective toothache remedy? Chewing a piece of onion carries benefits to lose teeth pain. It may result to a spicy feeling in your mouth but it’s effect is good. If you find it hard to chew because it makes the pain intense, try to juice the onion. Apply the juice to the affected area. Apart from that you can also reduce inflammation or infection just in case these are the causes of pain.
Aside from onion, garlic helps relieve pain. The same thing goes. It gives off a spicy feeling but that is helpful in lessening the pain at the area. You can try to crush a garlic clove and apply the juice to the area with pain.
Another good remedy is Asefitida. Crush the Asefitida and mix it with lemon juice and apply to damaged teeth using cotton balls. It works as good as the others suggested.
Moreover, these are all temporary remedy. To prevent it from disturbing you most of the time, I would suggest you consult a dentist. You should also keep a good oral hygiene which is brushing your teeth three times a day.