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Still in the same pain hours after a deep filling.



Sep 16, 2010
Hi everyone. I am probably freaking myself out unnecessarily, but I just wanted everyone's opinion. I had a deep filling done on a tooth @ 5 hours ago. The dentist said it was close to the nerve, but wasn't deep enough that required a root canal. Yay! However, I am still in as much pain as before and wondering if this is normal? Does it take a few days to settle down? I am freaking out she did something wrong...
How is it now? If it's improving, happy days, if it isn't get back to the dentist.
@Gordon It's better than yesterday, but still a bit whingy enough that I had to take some ibuprofen and panadol a couple times today.
If those are helping then hopefully it's on the mend.