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Took my new dentures out 2 days ago and can’t them back in, is it easier to put in tops or bottoms first? These are my temporary dentures I just got them last Tuesday.

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7k? Too expensive?

Does 7k seem very expensive for 9 extractions, a full immediate permanent acrylic resin denture (top only), and a cast metal lower partial denture? Am I paying too much?

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1ère prothèse dentaire

Bonjour, j'ai eu une extraction dentaire (9 dents) de la mâchoire superieur il y a 3 jours et j'ai une prothèse dentaire immédiatement après l'extraction. Ma question est j'ai l'impression qu'elle est énorme, sa me fait une lèvre supérieure comme si el

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Sleeping in immediates

Anyone else had and still have a problem with jaw clenching at night? Before getting my immediate uppers (on day 3 now) i wore my teeth down very bad from grinding and mostly jaw clinching in my sleep. I was worried about doing that after. Turn out im awake the past 3 night bc im still clinching soo

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Permanent Denture right after extractions...possible?

Hello everyone, I am a bit confused and concerned about something and hopefully someone can help. I saw a dentist a couple days ago, top denture needed only, 9 top teeth extractions needed. My dentist is telling me the denture I will be getting right after extractions will be my permanent and not a

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Immediate dentures

I am confused.. i have to have my two front teeth out and the dentist recommends I have an ‘immediate partial denture’ while my jaw adjusts/heals. The dentist seemed to say that they could do the impressions for those the day before I have the extractions..and they will be back the fol

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Denture problems

I had all my bottom teeth extracted 3 weeks ago. I went for my first soft reline this morning at first my dentures were good and snug. Within a couple of hours they starting hurting the side of my tongue and when I tried to eat soup they came loose. I can't get another dental appointment until a wee

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Tori surgery necessary?

Need my lower 2 front and 4 back removed and want a partial (lower), I was wondering since I have that extra bone at the bottom, i think it's called tori, if i can wear a partial without having that removed. I know it will be necessary to remove for a lower denture, but maybe not for partial. has

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Choosing color....

My dentist is recommending not to go white as they will really stand out and people will know. When choosing my temps I went with the whitest they would let me which was still yellow but about 7 shades whiter than what I had. Now when you show up one day with nice straight teeth ummm...people know

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Hi. i'm 25 years old and i'm getting full dentures

How long does it take to get used to them?

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"Disappointing Denture" - My upper denture is too huge, dentist says it's fine after 3 fittings! HELP!?!

I finally found a way to afford dentures after years of using super glue to repair my broken partial & broken caps. It was an embarrassing nightmare for many years & I was so grateful & excited to finally be getting this work done! My remaining broken upper teeth were pulled in Dec 2017 & I went thr

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StabilDent-Has anyone used StabilDent on their lower dentures? what do you think of the product? Can you eat and talk with no problems?

StabilDent-Has anyone used StabilDent on their lower dentures? If so what do you think of the product? Has it worked for you? Can you eat and talk with no problems?

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Upper lip bulges from denture gums being either too high or too thick.

So I am 26 years old and I have a full upper denture (final not temporary) and a lower partial. I'm about a week into wearing them. Because of funds I was unable to get temporarys, so for about 4 months I've been hibernating at home, waiting for my final dentures. Now that I have them, for the most

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I think I'm allergic to denture adhesive

I just had 22 teeth removed on 3/16/12 and only have my temporary set of dentures. I'm getting mini implants for the bottoms, but in between relines, I need to use adhesive on the upper. Whenever I take out my uppers, I have tiny blisters on the roof of my mouth. I have a latex sensitivity and am se

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Other uses for dental adhesives

Ideas for using no longer needed dental adhesive: Use on back of hanging pictures to keep them straight.  Use on bottom of objects to keep them from falling off surfaces in earthquake country.  Use a dab on each side to pull apart difficult to open plastic bags . Spread on paper towel and

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Question for SMOKERS Only

Did any SmokersQUIT (or able to Quit) when your Dentures were put in? And for those who 'Still' smoked, how were you able to? I heard that the day of extractions and placing dentures, smoking isn't a good idea. I was just curious and also wondering how many are 'still' smoking, how many were able to

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powder vs cream

can you tell me the advantages of using cream vs powder. I am a new denture wearer and am not sure which one to try, also where can I find coupons for both as I will probably give them both a try. (from cfsocrmom)

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Immediate upper denture makes top lip stick way out

I had my 13 upper teeth extracted and an immediate denture placed 5 days ago. The swelling on my face is much better but my denture makes my lip and skin up to my nose stick out so much that I #1-don't look at all like myself, #2- can't even come close to rubbing my lips together (like when you p

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I am 40 years old, and I am trying to decide if I should get dentures

I am 40 years old, and my top teeth are in bad shape. I am already missing 4 or 5 teeth, and I am having some pain in one of my front teeth.  I went to the dentist yesterday, and they are telling me most of my teeth are salvageable, but I need root canals and crowns and bridges.  All in,

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