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Discomfort after dental cleaning

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Posted by: mards25  (10 years ago)
Good day!

It's been three years since I had a dental cleaning. I just had it yesterday and now my mouth is sore. My teeth are sensitive especially on the tooth which has a filling and a crown. This tooth has this annoying pressure feeling. Is this normal after cleaning? The gums aren't bleeding. Please share your experiences.

Many thanks!
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Posted by: babytooth  (10 years ago)
Good day Mards!

It could be sore for up to a week or two. Take painkiller to help with the inflammation. Swish with warm salt water. You will be fine soon.:-)
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Posted by: rustytaste  (10 years ago)
Hello!

Discomfort after a deep cleaning is normal. The sensitivity can last for a day or two. If your symptoms show a little or no improvement after a week, contact your dentist.
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