Once the extractions have been finished, there is generally little to no swelling involved. Your dental practitioner will recommend that you do get and take some medication for the pain. You should begin using the medication as soon as you arrive home. If you are going to use IV sedation, you'll need to someone to accompany you so they can drive you home as you wont be able to.
After the removal of your wisdom teeth, your dental professional will go over what you need to do to make sure you have proper healing of your gums and mouth. Once you get your wisdom teeth removed, you'll discover a big improvement in your mouth and your overall dental health.