- Jaw Problems
If teeth fit together properly when
the mouth is closed:
Apply ice to control swelling
and take ibuprofen or similar remedy to control
Restrict diet to soft foods and
if no improvement occurs within 24 hours, contact
If teeth do NO fit together properly
when the mouth is closed:
Injury to the Soft Tissues
(Gums, Cheek, Tongue) of Mouth
rinse mouth with cold water.
pressure to wound with clean cloth, gauze or tissue.
bleeding persists, contact your dentist or visit a medical