Hi everyone welcome to our channel today we will discuss how to get rid of dry socket. In a healthy healing process following a tooth extraction, blood clots in the operated area. But in the case of a dry socket, this healing process is disturbed when the clot gets dislodged from its proper place and creates an empty space in the socket. The clinical name for this is alveolar osteitis. Food easily gets stuck in this empty space or socket, and poor dental hygiene can give rise to a bacterial infection resulting in pain, inflammation, and swelling in that area. Here are few home remedies for dry Socket that will quickly relieve you from pain and inflammation. Home Remedy # 1: Clove Oil Clove oil has been used time and again for curing many dental issues. It alleviates pain and kills bacterial contamination inside the mouth. Dip a cotton swab in a little clove oil and place it carefully in the dry socket for 1 minute. Remove the swab and rinse your mouth. Repeat this a few times a day to get relief from the pain. Home Remedy # 2: Honey Using honey as a home remedy for dry socket is the simplest, easiest and safest method.
Honey reduces the symptoms associated with dry socket like inflammation, swelling and fluid oozing from the wound. Clean the tooth�s socket by rinsing your mouth with saline water. Dip a �-inch piece of gauze or a cotton ball in honey and loosely place into the socket. Leave it there for 24 hours. Home Remedy # 3: Coconut Oil The pain in a dry socket is usually caused by bacterial proliferation due to improper hygiene. Coconut oil has antibacterial and antifungal properties that help reduce bacteria in the mouth. Drink 1 to 2 glasses of water to get your salivary glands working. Put 1 tablespoon of coconut oil in your mouth and swish it around for 5 to 20 minutes. Spit it out into a trash can and rinse your mouth with water. Home Remedy # 4: Vitamin C Vitamin C has been used in various medicines to treat allergies, viruses and other inflammatory conditions. You can take the vitamin C supplements to fulfill your daily requirement. Consult your doctor before starting any supplements.
Home Remedy # 5: Tea Bag Using tea bags as home remedy for dry socket can also help reduce the pain associated with it. It helps reduce the inflammation and swelling of the problem area. Dip a tea bag in a warm cup of water. Brew it for 5 minutes, remove it and squeeze out the excess water. refrigerate the tea bag for 15 minutes. Gently place the chilled tea bag on the dry socket. Close your mouth and keep the tea bag in place for at least 5 to 10 minutes. Remove the tea bag and rinse your mouth with the tea. Home Remedy # 6: Salt Water Rinsing your mouth with salt water, or saline water is a good preventive home remedy for dry socket and other post-tooth extraction complications. Put � teaspoon of salt in a glass of warm water, and stir it until the salt dissolves. Rinse your mouth with this salt water. Home Remedy # 7: Garlic Garlic has been used as a natural antibacterial ingredient for ages. garlic acts as an anti-inflammatory and antibiotic agent, which kills the pain and inflammation causing bacteria and promotes quick healing.
Dip a cotton ball or swab in garlic-infused oil and place it in the dry socket. You can use one of our easy methods to make garlic-infused oil. Let it stay in the dry socket for 4 to 5 minutes, then remove it. Home Remedy # 8: Cold Compress using a cold compress after having a tooth pulled to prevent inflammation and swelling. If you are experiencing pain, it will also numb the pain-receptor nerves and alleviate the pain.
Put some ice cubes in a bowl of water and let them melt. Dip a thin towel in the cold water and place it on your jaw where you�re experiencing the pain. Hold it for about 10 to 15 minutes, dip the towel in cold water again and repeat. Do this for 4 or 5 times per day until the pain reduces. poor dental hygiene can give rise to a bacterial infection resulting in pain, inflammation, and swelling in that area.
dry socket can be treated easily so don’t worry about it. apply home remedies as per said direction to get rid of dry socket..
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