What Are the First Aid Steps for Dental Emergencies?

  1. Rinse the mouth with saltwater for injuries on the tongue, lips, and cheeks.

  2. For toothaches without bleeding, rinse the mouth with warm water.

  3. Apply a wet gauze to the bleeding area on the tooth or gum.

  4. Reduce swelling and pain by applying ice wrapped in a cotton cloth.

  5. Take Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen for relief until reaching the dental clinic for severe discomfort.

  6. Seek immediate dental attention if symptoms like fever or gum pain develop after an accident.