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  • Some dry socket packings should be changed every few days, others are meant to last until the socket starts to heal. (healthtap.com)
  • I had dry socket about 2 days after getting a tooth extracted last wednesday my dentist cleaned the area and packed it 2 days agoo how long is the swelling in my face and neck going to last I look like I have the mumps and I am still in a lot of pain? (healthtap.com)
  • You should be getting better over 7 to 10 days but a dry socket will prolong this time. (healthtap.com)