How to pull out a milk tooth to the child

How to pull out a milk tooth to the child

Removal of milk teeth at children often happens in house conditions. Most of parents do not consider it a reason for visit of the stomatologist. And not all children are ready to go to the doctor so often. If you decided to extract a milk tooth in house conditions, it is necessary to adhere to a number of rules.

It is required to you

  • Thread, antiseptic liquid (hlohexidin), apple or carrots.


1. Feed the kid before removal. After removal of tooth it will be necessary to refrain some time from food. After a meal the child has to clean teeth carefully. It will reduce quantity of bacteria in a mouth.

2. One of the most widespread ways of removal of a milk tooth - by means of a thread. It is necessary to apply it when tooth is already quite well loosened. If zubik sits in a gum densely - this way will not approach! Zubik tie with strong thread and sharply pull in the direction opposite to a jaw. It is not recommended to pull sideways. It increases risk of injury of a gum. It is necessary to pull surely and sharply. More long, but less traumatic, the way when zubik it is gradually loosened by language or fingers is. It borrows the child.

3. After tooth is extracted, the mouth needs to be rinsed antiseptic liquid. For example, chlorhexidiny. Will be not superfluous, for 5 minutes will put the cotton wool moistened in it. It is worth eating after that not earlier than in 2-2.5 hours. It is necessary to allow to drag on to a wound on the place of the extracted tooth.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team