No, we aren't trying to ward off vampires or get more space on the bus. Garlic not only has a strong smell, but it's healing powers could provide you relief for the pain that you can't get rid of.
Garlic acts like an antibiotic, and with repeat applications to the infected area, it can cure an abscessed tooth and give you immediate relief from toothaches until you can see a dentist.
When garlic is cut or crushed, the juice that is released is high in the compound Allicin. This element is what is responsible for garlic's powerful antibacterial agent and natural anesthetic, with gives pain relief to the affected area that it's applied to.
Try these Garlic Remedies for Quick Toothache Pain Relief.
Garlic and Salt:
Combine garlic with a sprinkling of salt
Crush it into a fine paste and apply it to the affected tooth.
Rinse with warm salty water to help draw out the infection and kill bacteria.
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