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Nitrofurantoin - can I take this for an abcessed tooth? will it help?

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24 Dec 2011

It is highly unlikely that nitrofurantoin will help to treat an infected tooth.

Nitrofurantoin is an antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body. Nitrofurantoin is used to treat urinary tract infections.

http://www.drugs.com/nitrofurantoin.html

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