Although your child’s dentist will use a topical numbing ointment during baby teeth extraction you may need to administer some after care.
– Extraction of baby teeth is less painful than an adult tooth extraction. If pain persists, it can be eased with an ice pack.
– Ensure your child avoids any strenuous activity immediately after an extraction and keep their mouth clean to reduce the risk of infection.
– Your dentist will be happy to advise on after care.
“You can also give your child painkillers such as Tylenol and Ibuprofen after the blood clot has formed.”
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