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Has anyone else had an increase in cavities, and tooth loss after long term use of steroids?

Posted 3 Jan 2013 by Romago711 7 answers

I had Conn's Disease in 1988. The benign tumor on one gland and my other non-functioning gland, were surgically removed. Post-Op, I was weaned from steroids and was able to go without for many years, except in times of illness. Over time I needed to be put back on them, and the dose was ...

Does any side effect from my medications cause tooth decay?

Posted 1 May 2014 by Greg N Kirby 4 answers


How to relieve cavity/broken tooth pain (during pregnancy)?

Posted 8 Mar 2017 by GraciousPlum 3 answers

I have a dead tooth (K9) that broke and is very decayed, and of course, it causes me severe pain, I am unable to go to the dentist since I am pregnant and they will not treat me. I need something that is safe during pregnancy to relieve the pain until I have the baby and can deal with the tooth. ...

Is excessive tooth decay or a need for crowns a known side effect from extended use of Prolia?

Posted 9 Oct 2016 by cyclewoman 1 answer

My Mom has been using prolia for several years. She goes to the dentist for routine care more then 2 times a year. In the last 6 months she has experienced rapid tooth decay and gm issues that have lead to her having 3 crowns. That seems excessive for someone who takes care of her teeth regularly. ...

Tooth Decay - My teeth are coming out and decaying I started taking baclofen since 2012 now my teeth

Posted 12 Nov 2016 by Donskey 0 answers

... are coming out like crazy my insurance don't want to pay now that I'm looking up so much stuff cause I never had any problems with my teeth before this

I have eben to the ER twice this week two days in a row?

Posted 12 Sep 2015 by BrookeBushRox 0 answers

Hello. I am a 25 year old female. I am obese, and have poor dental health. The have sever broken teeth and a few rotten ones. They don't pain me to bad other than occasional aches. I have been suffering the past year with shortness of breath issues. I have had chest scans done and have been on ...

Any updates on Gabapentin and oral tooth decay?

Posted 8 Jun 2015 by ldybug65 1 answer

I've been taking Gabapentin for about 2yrs now. My teeth are now about gone. What I have left are not far behind. I experience terrible mouth pain & cellulite in my face. This is very embarrassing. It's bad enough that I'm fighting my illnesses. I also know others that are having ...

If I am getting root canal treatment tomorrow, should I stop taking my prescribed Amoxicillin?

Posted 7 May 2015 by aca502 1 answer

Today I was prescribed Amoxicillin tablets to take 3 times a day. But I just found out that I can have the treatment tomorrow. Should I stop taking my prescribed amoxicillin tablets tomorrow (I still plan on taking it today to reduce pain)?

Can D3 be causing my dizziness, fatigue, dry mouth, and just feeling awful? I take 1000 IU/day?

Posted 3 Oct 2013 by suzgrrl 1 answer

I recently started a supplement and dietary regimen to reverse my osteoporosis and heal my tooth decay. I have been taking a plant-based calcium supplement that contains K1 and K2, some D3 (400 IU), and a bit of strontium (5mg) and something else I can't recall right now. In addition, I have ...

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