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Can I put dental wax on the rough tooth until it can be

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can I put dental wax on the rough tooth until it can be fixed and if so where to I go to get this dental wax.
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You certainly can use dental wax to cover a rough or broken tooth. The only problem sometimes is that unless the tooth is perfectly dry,it will not stick. You can buy this wax in most pharmacies but I have used candle wax or beeswax that will serve the same purpose if you have any around your house. Again ,the surface must be perfectly dry for it to stick.

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