What Is the Way to Stop Tooth Pain?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 17, 2020 1:22:21 AM ET

Treatment for toothache depends on the cause; a toothache caused by a cavity may require filling or extraction of the affected tooth, and a toothache caused by infection is generally treated with antibiotics. According to WebMD, a root canal may be needed if the toothache is caused by an infection on the nerve of the tooth.