In the first two hours after the operation, refrain from eating. During this time, the extraction of the tooth should form a blood clot that will prevent the penetration of food particles into the wound. For the same reason you shouldn't drink, especially through a straw. Differential pressures in the oral cavity may adversely affect the wound healing.
Two hours after removal of the tooth can eat. Preferred is the food a smooth consistency. It can be soup or mashed potatoes, as well as porridge, yoghurt etc. the Dish should not be too hot, as this can lead to the dissolution of a blood clot located in a hole of remote tooth. However, cold food is also undesirable, so the products stored in the refrigerator pre-warm to room temperature.
In afterblowing 3-4 days expand your diet. Not necessarily be limited to cereals and mashed potatoes, add the menu, steamed meatballs, fish, vegetables, pasta, etc. just avoid spicy, salty and smoked food. Do not eat crackers, nuts and other foods that may traumatize the gums. Chew side opposite the removed tooth.
Continue to follow the temperature of food and drinks. Too hot pre-cool to 37-40°, too cold, warm at least to room temperature.
Rinsing your mouth in the first two days after removal of the tooth is prohibited, however, to wound healing passed without complications, you need to monitor the cleanliness of the oral cavity. We can not allow injured on the gum for a long time remained particles of food, so after eating you should drink at least a few SIPS of water, tea or any other drink.
In no case do not drink alcohol during the healing period of the gums. It dilates blood vessels and may cause bleeding from the extraction sites.
Advice 2: How to relieve swelling after tooth extraction
Tooth extraction procedure is not particularly difficult, although it sometimes requires additional incisions in the gum when it is necessary to remove unnecessary portions of bone tissue. All this may provoke some complications and discomfort after surgery. The most common problems after tooth extraction refers to edema or swelling of the cheek or the scar.
You will need
- - solution of propolis, dental gel "Metrodent";
- - furatsilin;
- - potassium permanganate;
- - common St. John's wort, oak bark, medicinal sage;
- - Planum eryngium, Salvia officinalis, herb shot the Russian.
Well, if the doctor after removal of the tooth will put you on the cheek an ice pack. So decrease pain, decrease the risk of swelling. After a couple of days and the swelling and pain should disappear.
Do not take Antibacterials alone. To choose and write them only have the doctor who removed your tooth.
Do not put after removal of the warm compresses. Thus, you worsen the condition, causing soft tissue swelling.
Take a propolis solution and a little dilute it with boiled or distilled water. Treat this solution with dental gel "Metrodent" area of tooth extraction.
If you're going pus, before visiting the doctor use mouthwash cool saline solution (warm). Rinse your mouth several times a day, usually pus comes out quickly.
In cases of severe pain, take painkillers or antipyretic drugs: tempalgin, analginum or paracetamol. Rinse some time the oral cavity and especially the wound with furatsilinom, weak solution of potassium permanganate, hlorgeksidinom.
Remember that the presence of the tumor, and pain of longer than five days, as well as the accumulation of pus in the wound – indications for immediate treatment to the doctor and started antibiotic treatment or dissection of the tumor.