Don’t give surprised look to see the OTC pills on the top of the list. Though they are not an ideal home remedies for your dental pain they work like a magic bullet. Look if your first aid box has some analgesic or not before you actually try something else. They are good to relieve your pain, soreness as well as can help your body to relieve gum selling by lowering inflammation of gums. If you have any allergic history to them it is better to avoid them and you should never have them without your doctor’s permission.
2. Salt Water
This is one of the most common home remedies till the date that really helps people to get rid of toothache by working as anti-bacterial agent. Take a glassful of warm water and add two to three tablespoons of salt. Stir well and rinse your teeth with this salt water (as you do with mouthwash), don’t swallow it. Repeat the procedure for three to four times within span of few hours.
Sometime toothache is direct result of decayed root canal which exposes nerves to environment. These nerves are sensitive to the heat as well as cold. Then it becomes difficult to treat this toothache with salt water. As you rinse the mouth with warm water pain may become worse than before. In such cases you can directly apply salt to the painful teeth and allow that salt to sit there for next few minutes, and then wash it out with plain water.
While you rinse teeth with salt water try to avoid drinking it mistakenly. Salt water can make you throw up easily.
3. Baking Soda & Water
Baking soda can be found in every kitchen and makes a perfect fit in our home remedies list. Baking soda reduces acidic environmental in tooth cavity which results into relieving your pain for short time.
Take 2 – 3 spoon of baking soda in glassful water, stir well and swish your painful teeth with it. Then hold the solution in mouth for few seconds then spit it put. Repeat the procedure for few times.
This will relieve your suffering for short period but pain will come back after half an hour.