A successful root canal can cause mild pain for a few days. This is temporary, and should go away on its own as long as you practice good oral hygiene. Follow up with your dentist if the pain lasts longer than a few days.
Yes. It takes some time for the swelling to decrease and for the tissue to heal after a root canal is completed. Pain and inflammation usually resolves in a few days.
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