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12 Home Remedies For Wisdom Tooth Pain

With time the jaw area of ours has become smaller. When wisdom teeth come in, they get surrounded by the other tooth. Sometimes they only appear to some extent and it leaves the area open to bacterial growth and infection along with pain. The pain is sometimes unbearable. It can also make your permanent teeth crowded and displaced.Fortunately, there are many natural remedies that help you to get rid of the tooth pain at home.

Here Are Some Of The Home Remedies For Wisdom Tooth Pain

1. Clove:

Clove is a great remedy for tooth pain. One can use a clove oil too instead of whole clove. If you want to use whole clove then take the clove and place the clove on the painful area. Do not chew it until the pain is gone. If you want to use the oil then take a 2 to 3 drops of oil and rub the oil directly on to your tooth and surrounding area of the tooth.


2. Warm Salt Water:

Take warm water and then dissolve some amount of salt in it. Then wash your mouth with the warm salt water for atleast 5 minutes and slowly you will start getting the relief. It is the easiest way to get rid of the pain temporarily.

Salt Water

3. Ice Pack:

Use of ice pack is another option to reduce the wisdom tooth pain. Ice pack reduces the inflammation along with pain. Ice for around 20 minutes until the pain diminishes. You can use this method whenever you want in a day for relief.

Ice Pack

4. Onion:

Onions are a good at home remedy for the unbearable wisdom tooth ache. Take one onion and cut it in half and place it on the tooth that hurts. Leave it for 15 minutes. Bite occasionally so that the juice gets extracted. It will give you some instant relief. The relief lasts for few hours.


5. Baking Soda:

Take a swab of your regular toothpaste. Put in a small bowl and mix little amount of baking soda and make a paste. Use the baking soda paste on your troubled tooth. Apply the paste directly to the affected area. It will help reduce the pain as well as the swelling of the surrounding area of the troubled tooth.

 Baking Soda

6. Peppermint:

Peppermint relieves the wisdom tooth ache effectively. Take fresh peppermint leaves and pack them onto the troubled tooth. Leave the pack for atleast 15 minutes and you will start feeling the relief. Alternatively you can also use drops of peppermint extract. Take a few drops of peppermint extract on a piece of cotton and apply that directly on the tooth. After few minutes you will start feeling the relief from that unbearable pain.


7. Apple Cider Vinegar:

It is another great homemade and natural relief of wisdom tooth pain. Take a cotton ball and soak that in with the Apple cider vinegar. Then place the soaked cotton ball onto the pained tooth and the surrounding gum area of the tooth. Leave it for 15 minutes  and you will feel relieved.

Apple Cider Vinegar

8. Chilled Potato:

A frozen or chilled potato is a good natural remedy for the pain of wisdom tooth. Take a potato and put it in the refrigerator for about 15 minutes. Check it if it is fully chilled. Then remove the potato from the freezer and cut of thin slices and fit directly onto the pained tooth. The frozen potato numbs the nerves soothing the pain and you feel relieved. You can repeat this procedure many times depending on the severity of the pain.

Chilled Potato

9. Black Tea:

Black tea can give you the relief. Make some black tea. The warmth of it will help you reduce the swelling of the gum. You can also take the tea bag used and position it on the sore tooth. This combination gives you a quick relief from the pain and swelling faster and you feel much better.

Black tea

10. Whiskey:

It was once the most preferred natural method to get rid of the unbearable wisdom tooth pain. This method is still effective and used to take away the pain. Take 1 ounce of whiskey. Then hold the whiskey in your mouth for around 3 minutes. Try whirling it around in your mouth slowly. Make sure it is hitting the affected tooth. Then spit it out after 3 to 5 minutes.


11. Garlic:

Garlic has many health benefits. The antibiotic property of garlic makes it good for getting rid of wisdom tooth pain.  It is an extremely effective method. To use this take 1 clove of garlic and crush up. Add little bit of salt in it. Then place it directly on your troubled and painful tooth. You can also bite down the clove of garlic. You can also use paste of garlic. However the use of fresh garlic is always preferred.


12. Tea Tree Oil:

Take 2 to 3 drops of tea tree oil and rub it slowly on the troubled tooth and affected gum area. Then leave for 2 minutes. It will give you a soothing effect and you will feel relieved.

Tea tree Oil

There is no more need to suffer from the pain of your wisdom tooth. Try any of these recipes for wisdom tooth pain relief the natural way.