Home treatment usually helps relieve minor teething symptoms such as discomfort, drooling, and irritability. But talk to your doctor if your child has other symptoms that become severe or last longer than a couple of days.
Also, talk to your doctor about any other teething concerns, such as if your child:
Has any facial injury that has damaged a tooth or gums.
Your doctor may refer your child to a dentist who specializes in children's teething problems, if this seems to be needed.
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