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Wednesday, June 2, 2021

How to Pull A Tooth?

I got in to see my dentist. He said that bothersome tooth had to come out. I told him that he sure was messing up my ability to chew on that side. 

But, it will have to come out. 

I am thinking..... do I have him pull it with just my jaw deadened? 

Or do I get put to sleep and just wake up with it gone? 

I've had it done both ways. 

How do you gals get your teeth pulled? 

I hope you don't have to but just in case you do... deadening or sleep

Help me out here. 


7 comments:

  1. I just got back from the dentist.
    If I had the choice....
    Knock me out please!!!

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  2. Deadening!! Why go through the risk of general anesthesia if you don't have to?!?!
    If you have anxiety pre-procedure, ask your dentist for a couple of either Valium or Xanax.
    Good luck!

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  3. Have it deadened. My dentist also offers other drugs for anxious patients which do not knock you out.

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  4. I haven't had a tooth pulled in a LONG time but probably sleep sounds less painful to me, or a little of both:) Enjoy your day dear friend, HUGS!

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  5. I'm a total wimp at the dentist, I always have the 'gas' that just relaxes me and wears off immediately.

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  6. After my last pulling that lasted nearly three hours, it will be sleep for me. May everything go smoothly for you.

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  7. I just have it deadened when I need a tooth pulled.

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