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Abscess tooth, Labor Day weekend. What to do in the meantime?

Posted 2 Sep 2017 by saltymangos 1 answer

It started on Thursday, when I took a nap and woke up with a mild, general tooth pain in a lateral incisor, and had slightly affected my central incisor. I thought I had been grinding my teeth in my sleep, as I often do, so I swished around warm salt water, took a Tylenol, and called it a day. ...

Why would my dentist prescribe amoxicillin (anitbiotic) when I have allergy to pencillian?

Posted 12 days ago by Triplepisces_11 1 answer

I have noted in my medical records, and when asked by nurse / assistant, if I have any allergies they should be aware of and I say, yes, to penicillin! I break out in severe hives & breathing becomes difficult. Why, after surgery would the doctor prescribe amoxicillin? Is this drug not part of ...

Can I take Clindamycin 150 mg for pain swelling impacted tooth with white pus on gum?

Posted 21 Jan 2018 by Cramos38 1 answer

Tooth broken to gum nits hurting n starting to swell. Gum is real red n has tiny white possible pus bubble on side gum under tooth. Can I use Clindamycin 150 mg till I can get to dentist for infection

What do I do about missed appointments because of my disability?

Posted 18 Apr 2018 by ChuckD1975 0 answers

I suffer from agoraphobia, social phobia, panic disorder, PTSD and OCD and there are days when I can't leave the house. And it affects say like my dentist appointments if I miss an appointment or don't give them enough notice they can cancel me as a patient. I understand their reasoning ...

How can I relieve extreme tooth pain temporarily, until I can see a dentist?

Posted 12 Dec 2017 by qweqwe 0 answers

The gums around my teeth, that have a cavity in them hurt very badly. I have taken Ibuprofen, Tylenol and nothing seems to touch the pain.

My father is on Xarelto. When going to dentist to get tooth pulled, how long before take last dose?

Posted 20 Jan 2018 by Hanawi 1 answer

My father had taken Warfarin for many years. They switched him on Xarelto now. One of his teeth needs to be pulled out. Before going to dentist, how long prior he should take last doze?

My husband has a tooth infection. I have Bactrim and azithromycin antibiotics. Would either work ?

Posted 10 Feb 2018 by Ruby28 1 answer

He has an appointment scheduled March 1st for the dentist and on Monday is going to call to try to be seen sooner. In the meantime though I feel bad he is suffering. I have two antibiotics here that were never used. I wonder if either would work for a tooth infection ? His filling has broken away ...

Do you stop taking Eliquis when you have a dentist appointment? If so, when before & after?

Posted 13 Mar 2018 by L3N95 1 answer

If the prescription Eliquis is stopped because of a dentist appointment, is there another medicine to help prevent a blood clot from forming? If not, how many days before Dental appointment and how many days after?

Depo shot and aggressive antibiotics?

Posted 9 Mar 2018 by Phire 1 answer

I got an absesed tooth but not a normal one instead of swelling out it had started to travel up my dentist prescribed what he called a “ very aggressive antibiotic” now I’m taking these pills and I got my shot about two months ago . Will it affect my birth control or Not? Thanks

Is a dentist suppose to give pain meds after two extraction and root canal in one day.

Posted 12 Sep 2017 by Mayflower51 3 answers

I had two extraction done and a root canal my dentist gave me no pain medicines went home novacaine wore off I was in horrible pain my sister call the doc to hive you something he was rude told me to go the drug store to get pain medicines. I had to call my doctor family doctor to prescribe pain ...

How long shall the pain last?

Posted 8 Feb 2018 by EmpressNani 1 answer

I been going back and forth to dentist for years, my son is 21 my daughter is 7, while i was pregnant with Clarissa i went for an dental check up in early 2010, the dentist made me aware my teeth would take an drastic turn mind you i am fearful of the dentist i been paid them 3500 to fix my mouth ...

Mentholatum Deep Heat - Can you use Deep Heat on your face?

Posted 13 Feb 2018 by Dwonna 0 answers

The dentist said my muscles in my lower face are caused by stress and are having spasms which is causing awful non stop pain she said to run this on face where the pain is but didn't think you could put this on your face

Can I take fish antibiotics?

Posted 3 Jan 2018 by Nikki4 2 answers

I have an abessed tooth. I can't afford to get to the dentist at the moment. Can I take fish antibiotics? If so which brand or name. Can someone give me a name?

Is it okay if the side effects of a medicine are still happening even after 3 days of stopping it?

Posted 8 Jan 2018 by Sami walid 0 answers

I went to a dentist because of a tooth abscess and he gave me a medicine called flazol ( 500mg ) i took it for a week and it caused me blurred vision in one eye tiredness and feeling sleepy ALL the time along with a metalic taste in my mouth ! I stopped taking it for 3 days now and the side effects ...

Fluoride - I have polycystic liver disease. Will periomed oral rinse, affect this condition?

Posted 5 Jan 2018 by WOUNDED KNEE 7 0 answers

I am 80 years old, and have teeth sensitive to cold and sweet foods. This is why my dentist prescribed perio med oral rinse.

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