Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community
mefenamic for tootache
About This Community:

A community of expecting mothers (18 to 24 Years Old) offering support through pregnancy and childbirth. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

mefenamic for tootache

hi guys im 28wks now and im suffering from tootache and it has been swelling for 3 days already. my ob advised to try mefenamic 3x a day but still im in deep pain. what should i do about this? im so worried my baby might be hurt inside me. pls help :(
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Go see a dentist but for now try gargling with salt water. Your baby isn't hurt inside but if it is an infection in your tooth and it doesn't get fixed it could move into your blood which would be bad.
Blank
134578_tn?1433306113
You need the dentist, now, to decide how to deal with the tooth, either an extraction or a cap or filling, and probably antibiotics.  Don't let infection from a tooth continue in your system if that is what is going on, it is dangerous to your whole body not just your mouth, and of course you don't want it in your system when you are pregnant.  Get an emergency appointment with any dentist you can, don't wait.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
334926_tn?1436815123
Blank
butterflybabies commented on Shannon79's status
21 mins ago
1580318_tn?1440177198
Blank
Shannon79 Happy 3rd Birthday to my li... Comment
1 hr ago
1580318_tn?1440177198
Blank
Shannon79, and KTowne commented on Belle313's status
3 hrs ago
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight throughout your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Pregnancy Tracker
Track your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Top Pregnancy Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
diachong
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Octmommy2015
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Mommy2be_06_03
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
GeekMom1213
ME
2080231_tn?1438045820
Blank
dianaexoh
Royal Oak, MI
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
EmaleeJoy
Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Pregnancy Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
diachong
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Octmommy2015
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Mommy2be_06_03
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
GeekMom1213
ME
2080231_tn?1438045820
Blank
dianaexoh
Royal Oak, MI
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
EmaleeJoy