How long does a dry socket packing stay in?

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It usually stays in for a day or two depending on the severity of your pain and is replaced at least 5 times.
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The dentist will commonly use a medicated dressing or a special paste that promotes healing. What exactly it contains I am not sure. Dry sockets are no fun! TO learn more about dry
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Stephanie - If, in fact, you actually do have dry sockets, they heal at a variable rate in different situations. Usually after the socket is irrigated by the surgeon and packed,
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