Dental pain is a common source of grief for many and homeopathy is very effective in bringing relief to the ailment while waiting for definitive dental treatment. The challenge for the homeopathic patient and practitioner is: what are the possible symptoms that someone can have? Without the symptoms there is no direction as to what remedy to prescribe. We will review the most common symptoms that can be experienced and see where they appear in the repertory and discuss the significance of each symptom. Now the patient will have a resource of what can possibly influence their pain levels and the homeopathic practitioner will have a list of questions that need to be investigated. The correct homeopathic remedy when prescribed for dental pain can be like magic in reducing discomfort and allowing the person to get back to normal, which helps everyone in the household.