But that it technically would destroy the peripheral nerves on the surface, thus dulling the
pain sensations. I didn't try it so I cannot speak for it's success. Nothing over the counter
in a similar family worked at all, like Icy Hot, just so you know, although some people on this site have reported some relief with extra strength Oragel on their gums and teeth. Again, I just got some numbness but not relief. Everyone is different. To me, everything is worth a try.