15 Mar 2010
They do use this medication for dental infections, however, you should NOT drink on it, it will make you extemely sick to your stomach if you do. If the dentist did not prescribe this for you and you just have it lying around, I would ask for another antibiotic, but, if he/she did, then take it. It can leave a really nasty taste in your mouth and I am serious, DON'T drink on it.
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1 answer • 25 Aug 2009
... 500gms.orally, how many days the drug well effect?
1 answer • 2 Oct 2009
Had bad toothache over the weekend, need root canal and been prescribed it today, for 5 days. Heard you cannot drink during or for 48 hours ...
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When can I start taking the medication. This is for a dental problem
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