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What is the best way to secure a loose crown until I can see

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What is the best way to secure a loose crown until I can see a dentist?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Dental
Expert:  Dr.Hans replied 8 years ago.

Hello and Welcome to just answer.

I am sorry to hear about your discomfort.

Until you see your dentist,you can use “Dentemp” at home to fix your crown.

It is a traditional dental combination of zinc oxide and eugenol (clove oil) mixed.

You can use it to re-cement your cap. It is a strong material and will provide good adhesion. It is also used as temporary filling material.

Have a look at these sites for more information:

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