If you have ever suffered a toothache, then you understand how excruciatingly painful it can be. Dealing with a toothache is the worst thing ever, and damaged roots hurt like hell. What is even worse, the pain harasses you for days.
But, toothaches always bother you during weekends or special events. Sometimes you have to wait for ages before you schedule an appointment at your dentist’s.The common causes of sudden toothaches include:
- Broken teeth
- Incorrectly installed crowns
- Missing teeth
- Temporomandibular joint disorder
- Obstructive sleep apnea
Fortunately, toothaches can be treated. In fact, if you have some natural remedies on hand, you have nothing to worry about. However, these remedies shouldn’t replace your dentist’s treatment.
They are aimed at helping you handle the pain until you get professional help.
Here’s our effective homemade remedy for toothaches.
- ½ teaspoon of coconut oil
- ½ teaspoon of clove powder
Whereas eugenol in clove oil relieves pain, coconut oil offers its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties.
Prepare a thick paste by mixing the ingredients. Then, use a pipette or a cotton bud to apply the paste on the painful area. Do this a couple of times a day.
Being all natural, this remedy does not cause negative side effects.
Try it if you can’t get your dentist on time and you’ll enjoy its amazing pain-relieving effects!
Watch this video for comprehensive instructions: