Toothaches are often caused because the nerve in the tooth is irritated. There also could be other numerous causes for tooth pain. Gum Disease, Dental Infection, Dental decay poor tooth fillings and even tooth loss could result in toothache.

The first thing which needs to be done when you encounter a toothache is to visit the dental clinic and get your tooth checked. There might be instances when the pain reduces but it’s always good to get it inspected by a doctor so that the route cause for the pain could be identified. Clove Oil could be used as a remedy to the nerves. But you need to make sure clove oil is used carefully because pouring oil on the aching area might actually worsen the pain if you have sensitive gum. It’s always better to put two drops of clove oil into a cotton ball and then place it on the tooth till the pain recedes rather than dropping it and increasing the pain.

There might be instances where you are an invisalign in Singapore user. Then it’s important to clean your teeth often because or else it might result in tooth decay. To overcome the pain you could use a teaspoon of salt which is dissolved in a cup of boiling water which in other words could be called as a pain killing mouth wash. This has a bonus feature with it as well; it could be used to relieve sore throat .All you need to do is swish it for around 30 seconds before spitting it all out. Salt water is known to be a good cleanser and it draws out some of the fluid which might have caused the swelling in the first place.

Another remedy is Peppermint Tea. Not only does it have a nice flavor, it also has numbing power. All you need to do is to put 1 teaspoon of peppermint leaves in a cup of boiling water and let it steep for 20 minutes. After sometime when the tea cools, you can swish it inside your mouth then either spit it out or swallow it. There might be instances where you are out of peppermint leaves. In that instance Ice Cubes could be the best remedy. All you need to do is place a few ice cubes in a plastic bag, then wrap it around a thin cloth and place it on the aching tooth for about 15mins for it to numb the nerves. It is also said that if you massaging your hand with an ice cube it could help you relieve a toothache. It’s said that when nerves send cold signals to the brain that it overrides the pain signals which come from the brain.