Minimise Swelling After Wisdom Tooth Removal

Proper oral care after wisdom teeth removal is necessary for healing. Here’s how to minimise swelling after your wisdom teeth have been removed.

Main takeaways:

– Rinse your mouth with salt water to remove food residue and kill bacteria.

– Use a hot or cold compress for 20 minutes, then remove for 20 minutes; repeat.

– Gently chew on chamomile bags for 15 minutes.

– Keep your head raised to ensure proper blood flow.

Follow instructions from the dentist to prevent dental infections. Also, avoid smoking and drinking alcohol until the swelling stops.

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