Dry socket how long does it last

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I had a lower left wisdom tooth extracted 9 days ago. I don't smoke followed dentist advice yet got an infection and dry socket. I have had it packed 3 times with dissolvable dressing and I'm still in pain. I am finishing second course of antibiotics yet still in pain. The socket hole does look smaller however I'm taking 60mg codeine 4 x day and can still feel pain. Anyone suffered dry socket and how long does it last. I got it 2nd day so it's been 8 days of dry socket pain. my dentist said another week !!!

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    I hope that treatment could be successful

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  • Posted

    hi i had same last year dry socket and jaw pain for me lasted about 6 weeks in total worst pain ever

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  • Posted

    Don't hesitate to get rid of this ilness

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  • Posted

    you must pray to god

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  • Posted

    you must be prefer slowly treatment I think.

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  • Posted

    its hard illness.

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    I took this kind of medicine once time

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