To make the pain sort of settle down for the next week, you can lay a damp washcloth, either warm or cool, right where it hurts, it will temporarily ease the pain
. Aspirin or alka seltzer is really good for tooth pain
, and you can hold the liquid seltzer on the side of your mouth where it hurts for a few seconds before swallowing. And thru this whole thing, drink extra water, water helps break up and drain any infection in the body.