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Do you know about toothache?

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Pruni Tue 17-May-05 20:10:26

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NotQuiteCockney Tue 17-May-05 20:11:54

Which tooth hurts - the one that had the filling?

I'd call the dentist and see what he recommends - they can prescribe antibiotics, and I do think they're better than GPs when it comes to teeth/jaw sorts of things.

lockets Tue 17-May-05 20:13:22

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Pruni Tue 17-May-05 20:13:44

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Pruni Tue 17-May-05 20:14:46

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lockets Tue 17-May-05 20:18:12

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NotQuiteCockney Tue 17-May-05 20:27:02

Was the filling on the biting surface of the tooth? Maybe the filling is too high, and you're having biting problems as a result? That would explain it getting worse. (It could just be a nerve, though?)

I'd call the receptionist and explain the circumstances. Given that this it almost certainly his fault, he might be able to squeeze you in?

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