Hi. I am in my eighth month of
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Hi. I am in my eighth month of pregnancy. I had been to a dentist before and was asked to get a root canal done but it would be done without anesthesia and also pain killers would not be prescribed to me as I am in the last trimester. I have a terrible tooth ache. Kindly let me know if there is any alternative.

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Root canal treatment is certainly advisable in the last trimester . Make an appointment to see your dentist.
HOME REMEDY
1. Dab clove oil on the decayed tooth
2. Paste of powdered ginger and red (cayenne) pepper.
3. Peppermint tea
4. Salt water gargle
5.Try an acupressure technique to stop tooth pain fast.
6. Switch to the softest-bristled brush
7. A warm, wet tea bag is a standard folk remedy and give you temporary relief.
8. Covering the exposed area with softened chewing gum

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