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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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

Posted 21 Jan 2018 by Cramos38 2 answers

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

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

Posted 12 Dec 2017 by qweqwe 2 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?

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?

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

I had my first prolia injection in Feb 2018. Now I have dental pain and tenderness in my teeth?

Posted 31 Mar 2018 by Karen 1 1 answer

I contributed to routine and went to dentist. He could not find anything, thought maybe I was grinding my teeth at night. The pain was more near a 8 year root canal work. Weird? Reading posts I would like to know if there is an antidote or something I could do to reverse the side effects of prolio ...

I have a bad tooth and my gum is swollen. I can't be seen by a dentist until Tuesday.

Posted 31 Aug 2018 by Amy Barrett 1 answer

I am taking clindamycin. Will the antibiotics help the infection and, if so, how long will it take to start easing the pain a little bit? I just need to get some relief from the infection. On Tuesday morning my dentist will pull it out.

I have ciprofloxacin antibiotic here will it work for dental abscess?

Posted 15 Sep 2018 by Jcslect 1 answer

I have no choice it's in the middle of hurricane Florence I can't go to the dentist but I've got to do something cuz it's hurting bad if someone has ever took Ciprofloxacin for dental can they tell me

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

Posted 13 Mar 2018 by L3N95 2 answers

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?

I broke the bridge/crown of my tooth and that tooth started to ache?

Posted 9 Jun 2018 by Spyker_26 3 answers

Because that tooth is starting to break, the hole of the tooth is getting bigger and bigger each day. I have dentist appointment in 3wks so what should i take to relieve the pain. Thanks for the answer.

Had a root canal on 10/5. Started hurting and swelling on 10/6. Waited til 10/9 to go to dentist?

Posted 10 Oct 2018 by Krissweet42 1 answer

He prescribed amoxicillin and norco. Swelling worsening but pain is going away some... started applying an ice pack last night. This is day 5 and I am tired of the swelling and pain. Anything else I can do?

Dosage of Valtrex (Valacyclovir)?

Posted 29 May 2018 by TeaTime24 1 answer

Hi all- Dentist prescribed me 1000mg of Valtrex after cold sore began forming on my lip today (small blisters appeared this morning.) I know this is best taken prior to symptoms showing, but this formed while I slept. Anway, it was prescribed with the instructions to take once a day, however, I ...

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