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9 Most Important Things You Can Do To Stop Wisdom Tooth Pain

Baking soda paste

You will definitely experience severe swelling that comes along with a wisdom tooth and baking soda can save you from thia problem. Simply add baking soda to your regular toothpaste and apply it to the wisdom tooth directly. This should relieve you of the pain within just a few minutes.

Applying ice

I presume most of us are aware that ice is the first thing to grab to cure any kind of swelling. Just use the ice pack on the side cheek where you have an aching tooth. Consider using the 15 minutes on and 15 minutes off method and repeat it several times a day, whenever you feel acute pain. This method van help you to get rid of inflammation and swelling.

Warm salt water

Salt is known to be a natural disinfectant, mix it in lukewarm water and rinse your mouth with it. The mixture will give give you instant relief to toothaches. Doctors always suggest this remedy as a first aid step. Remember that, you needs to rinse your mouth for a few minutes and repeat the process 4 to 5 times in a day. This is the easiest remedy and also very effective.

Vanilla extract

Vanilla is mostly known to be used to make make yummy shakes or mouth-watering cakes, but what you didn't know is that there are actually many qualities of this fragrant ingredient. It is of great help in emerging wisdom tooth ache. Simply pour a few drops of vanilla extract onto a cotton swab and keep it on the aching tooth for around 15 minutes. Relax for a few minutes and you will realize that the pain is gradually reducing.


In many hospitals, most doctors prescribe benzocaine for an ailing tooth, this gel-based ointment should be applied to the affected tooth directly. Make sure that you clean the area around the wisdom tooth before applying the gel. But consult your doctor before using it for kids below the age of 2.


This is a very popular remedy that have been recommended to us even by our grandparents. What they suggested was to keep a whole clove right on top of the aching tooth. It has anesthetic properties that help in numbing the affected area, while antibacterial and antiseptic qualities make sure that the area doesn’t get infected. You can also use clove oil on a cotton swab and if the flavor of cloves is too strong, you may dilute it with olive oil.


Im sure this will sound absolutely weird to some of you considering the foul smell of onions, but they can help in healing a toothache like a professional. Just take an onion and cut out a piece that fits in your mouth perfectly and put it on the affected area. Experts claims that onions have antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties that help in removing bacteria from the mouth and minimizing the pain.

Turmeric mouthwash

This plant is also known for its antiseptic qualities and that's why it is generally recommended for wisdom tooth problems. The ingredient has also been mentioned in Ayurveda for its healing, analgesic, and antibacterial properties. You can add a few pinches of it in water and use it as a mouthwash.

PeppermintIt gives you instant relief from pain and its nice aroma lets you to forget the problems that come with the pain of a wisdom tooth. Simply pack a few peppermint leaves and put them on the affected tooth for 15 to 20 minutes. Peppermint oil can also be applied for an equally relieving effect.

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