What is this in my mouth???
Topic: What is this in my mouth???
July 16, 2019 / By Briar Question:
I went to the dentist today and got 2 root canals done. I was on an antibiotic for 7 days for a extremely infected tooth. Well today when I went, it was still badly infected. It wouldnt numb all the way from the infection, but he went on with it anyway. It was the worst pain I have ever felt in my life, I would have rather been going through child birth. Well now, I have this huge sore on my gums, lip and tongue. The one on my gums in lip is about 1 - 1 1/2 inches long nd a spot on my tongue. They are bright white, very sore, and burn really bad. It starting to crack and now its raw underneath it. What is this?? What can I do for pain?? And as far as the anestetic not working, do you have other options, I refuse to ever got through that pain again, it was worse than child birth. PLEASE HELP?? I NEED SOME ADVICE. What is this on my mouth?? And what about not being numbed????
He didnt perscribe me anything except a stronger antibiotic, what can I do for pain now?? Advil is not working Thanks!!
Its not from the tooth infection, its not neat the infection, its more like a burn, but Im not sure.
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Alexus | 4 days ago
The antiobiotics that you were given to kill the infection also robbed you of your water soluble B complex of vitamins.
Sore mouth lips and tongue, cracking and splitting skin around your fingernails and grainy and sandy feeling in your eyes are signs of vitamin B2 (riboflavin) deficiency hun .... eat more foods rich in B2 ie~
milk, liver, kidneys, cheese, leafy green vegies, fish, eggs, yoghurt and beans.
Vitamin B2 is needed in our bodies for healthy nails, skin and hair, will benefit vision and alleviate eye fatigue and works best with B6, B3 and vitamin C............... so, take a multi B complex supplement,particularly if you are lactose intolerant or vegetarian ~ get one including all the B's ie ~ B1, B2, B3, B5, B6 and B12...... as they all work best as a group.... Don't buy any of the B complex of vitamins individually unless specifically instructed to do so by a nutritionally oriented physician or naturopath ♥
The whole and natural food will always be the most nutritious and easiest to assimilate ♥
Things that could be robbing you of your precious B complex of vitamins are ~ antiobiotics (that's what has precipated the sores) , antidepressants, laxatives and diuretics, otc cold and flu meds, coffee, tea, sodas and soft drinks and alcohol .................. when we're under stress our B vitamins will be depleted first hun so bolster your immune, digestive and neural system by taking a B complex supplement ♥
You can buy the B complex of vitamins in liquid or sublingual form (dissolve under the tongue) also ♥
As far as the anaesthetic not working and you being in sooo much pain......... i'd definitely change Dentists ... ;0)
take care of you ♥
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I am not quite sure what the white sores are. The only thing I can think of is something called thrush. Thrush is a yeast infection of the mouth (I know it sounds gross, but babies get it) Google "thrush" and look for some pictures to see if looks similar.
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no offense meant to ur dentist but he shouldnt have touched ur gums when it was still infected... it seems he wasnt able to cleanse the canal very well or might not have taken all the abcess in the tooth that what caused the infection... and with regards to ur sores he might used unsterilized tools... antibiotics and pain killers can help but i just dnt want to give u exact meds for it might worsen the sore especially if u do have allergies with antibiotics and painkillers.. better see another dentist that he may prescribe u a better drug....
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I think when any sore is white it means that it is infected. Bacteria might have got in your gums. I would use some Listerine. And gargle with salt water. That will kill the germs and the salt water will also numb the pain. And go back to your dentist as soon as you can.
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