- Brush and floss to keep teeth and gums clean.
- To promote healing, avoid smoking, carbonated drinks and straws. Try not to touch or disturb the area.
- Ensure that you visit your dentist for check-ups, to ensure the area heals properly.A blood clot helps protect the socket as it heals.
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