How Long Does Dry Socket Pain Last?

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The dry socket pain will hurt for as long as there is any open bone. It will get evenly better day by day, but still be painful. It could take up to 2 weeks for it to feel normal. Everyone is different and it depends on how fast everyone heals. The socket is the hole in the bone where the tooth has been taken away. After a tooth is dragged, a blood coagulates forms in the socket to protect the bone and nerves inside. People who are most prone to dry socket include smokers, people who use birth control pills, and people with poor hygiene.
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Dry socket which is caused when the hole in which the extracted tooth can lose it's blood clot or become dry can be very painful and can last anywhere from a few days to a couple
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1. Visit the dentist to be sure that your pain is actually caused by a dry socket. The dentist will go over your symptoms and examine your mouth. The dentist might also want to take
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Percocet.
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It can last up to two weeks. I hope this is not your case.
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