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HOME CARE INSTRUCTIONS
Instructions After Fillings
You will remain numb for approximately 2-4 hours.
The tooth/teeth may remain sensitive to hot, cold, and biting pressure for 8 weeks.
After 48 hours, if your bite feels high, please call our office at 803.548.4353 for a short appointment to have your bite adjusted.
You may take Ibuprofen products for pain: 400-600 mg every 4 hours, not to exceed 2400 mg in 24 hours, if your medical doctor permits you to take these medications.
For additional pain relief, you may alternate Ibuprofen and regular strength Tylenol every 4 hours. Do not take Aspirin products.
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