Tooth ache is a very painful condition which leaves us restless. It is more painful to know that you cannot eat certain things which you like. It is very common condition in children. Children eat whatever they like and do not clean their teeth as properly as they should. This is a common cause of toothache in children.
Adults themselves cannot handle pain arising from teeth problems. Imagine the suffering children must be going through when they suffer from toothache. Caries in teeth is the commonest cause of toothache.
The cause needs to be dealt with. But what to do about the pain till that time? Homoeopathic remedies help superbly in relieving the pain. Here are some homoeopathic remedies that you can take when you are suffering from toothache.
You have to match your symptoms with the symptoms of the homoeopathic medicine and then take the right medicine. Take mother tincture of aconitum napellus. Drench a cotton swab with this mother tincture and apply it to the affected tooth.
It helps to relieve pain in the face due to decayed tooth. If there is infection in the teeth and the pains are throbbing, shooting in nature and it extends to the head, then you need to take belladonna in 30 potency three times a day.
If there is intense pain due to decayed tooth and the pain is aggravated by holding warm water in mouth but not relieved by taking cold, then take chamomilla in 30 potency thrice daily.
An excellent homoeopathic remedy for toothache is plantago in 2x potency. It helps to cure toothache in 15 minutes. You should take this medicine three times a day orally as well as apply the dilution of this medicine to the affected tooth.
When pain is worse by both hot and cold things, then you need to take staphysagria in 30 potency three times a day. Additional indications for this medicine are unhealthy condition of gums and black turned teeth. Take coffea cruda medicine in 30 potency if toothache is better by holding cold water in mouth and pain is radiating all over the face. Stop taking any of the above medicine if you are relieved of the pain and other symptoms. If there is no relief even after taking medicine for 3 days, visit a dental surgeon.