Brush your dentures every day, floss, and rinse with mouthwash to remove and leftover bacteria or particles. Remove your dentures overnight.
Root Canal Post Opt
Treat discomfort with pain relievers, as recommended by your dentist. Brush and floss regularly. If prescribed antibiotics, take as directed. Related Videos Return to Patient Resources
Use gauze to stop bleeding. Use ice packs to reduce swelling; after 24 hours, you may use warm compresses instead. Drink plenty of fluids, and avoid hard foods. Related Videos Return to Patient Resources
Bar Retained Overdenture
Avoid excessive rinsing, spitting, chewing, and drinking with a straw for 48 hours. Use ice packs to relieve swelling. Keep your head elevated when lying down. Eat soft foods for 10 days. Related Videos Return to Patient Resources