If you have a toothache, of course you have to go to the dentist to identify the condition, but before seeing the doctor, what can you do to reduce the toothache? Dr. Hu Fengshan from Beijing Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine said that chewing on pepper is useful.China Dental Laboratory tells you a good way to treat toothache
Zanthoxylum bungeanum is not only a commonly used seasoning at home, but also a traditional Chinese medicine with a wide range of uses. In the "Shen Nong's Materia Medica" it is listed as middle grade, also known as Qinjiao and Shujiao. The prickly prickly ash has the effects of warming and dispelling cold, dehumidification, and can also be used for local anesthesia and pain relief.
The specific method to relieve toothache with pepper is: take 10 grams of pepper, add appropriate amount of water, boil for about 5 minutes, add about one or two of white wine, after completely cool, strain the pepper, then pour the white wine and pepper water into a clean glass bottle In the spare. When you have a toothache, dip a clean cotton swab in the water and place it on the area of the toothache, bite it tightly, and the pain will soon be relieved. If you want something simpler, you can put a few washed peppercorns on the toothache and chew twice.
Dr. Hu finally reminded that pepper can relieve toothache because it has local anesthesia and analgesic effects, so it can only be used as an analgesic for symptomatic treatment. After the pain is relieved, it is necessary to seek medical attention in time.