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Abstract

The recent spread of COVID-19, the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and various associated symptoms caused concern of the entire society, especially dental professionals and the public for dental treatment. This review deals with the studies on various alternative treatment modalities to fight against tooth decay and pain.  The aim of this article is to provide information about alternative methods to get rid of the pain in such pandemic conditions until the service of dentists for a permanent solution is available. Most popular home remedies and reported scientific studies were reviewed and experimented with one formulation for self-use, which proved to be very effective in relieving pain and associated complications until proper treatment is available.

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COVID-19 dentistry new approach

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Lizymol, P. (2020). COVID-19 Challenges in Dentistry and Alternative Treatment Possibilities. Trends in Biomaterials & Artificial Organs, 34(S2), 31-33. Retrieved from https://www.biomaterials.org.in/tibao/index.php/tibao/article/view/424