Is Root Canal Painful?

Root canals are no more painful than routine dental procedures, such as feeling or wisdom tooth extraction.

Do’s and don’ts post root canal treatment

You should brush and clean your teeth twice a day. Brush the treated tooth gently rather than vigorously.

Do - 01

Take your medications as prescribed.

Do - 02

Make sure you chew soft food like porridge or rice, which are not harsh on your teeth.

Do - 03

Be sure not to drink excessively hot or cold beverages until your treatment is complete.

Don’ts - 01

Take pain medications even if you aren't experiencing extreme pain.

Don’ts - 02

Do not smoke or drink alcohol while under antibiotic coverage.

Don’ts - 03