Toothache can be one of the most painful conditions the human body can experience.There can be various reasons why we suffer toothache. Tooth decay is normally a primary reason for the pain, but things like abscesses or infection can also cause the soreness. Or maybe cracked teeth or broken fillings can be the culprit.
In these unusual times, a visit to the dentist at the moment is not possible. Emergency treatment may be available, but measures to quell the pain can be tried at home.
If your are suffering from the unbearable pain toothache can bring, here are a few tips that may help alleviate discomfort :
- Rinse your mouth with warm salt water. Salt is cleansing and can help with infection, although it is not recommended that children do this.
- A warm or cool compress applied to the jaw can help soothe the pain.
- Refrain from eating sweet foods. Also it's a good idea not to take drinks that are too hot or cold.
- Eat only soft foods that don't need excessive chewing.
- Painkillers are helpful, such as Paracetamol.
- Refrain from smoking.
Alternatively to the usual traditional remedies for toothache, CBD products are now being used.
CBD (cannabidiol) is know for it's painkilling ability, and also works well on inflammation.
Our central nervous system interacts with cannabinoids that are contained in CBD. These are linked to the immune system, where inflammation is reduced though CBD products, preferably oil.
CBD oil is easily administered. A few drops under the tongue has a relaxing and painkilling effect fairly quickly. CBD can also be applied directly onto the affected area.
CBD oil will also help with the stress and anxiety that is often brought with tooth pain.
CBD has a therapeutic effect, it can be used safely until you can get to your dentist.
CBD products are a derivative of the hemp plant. Industrial hemp is grown throughout Europe. Hemp is one of the most versatile plants discovered many years ago. It is a naturally cultivated source for not only CBD products, but for things such as fuel, fibre, plastics, insulation, and many more.
It is a non-addictive supplement with positive benefits.