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how long after wisdom teeth can i drink coffee

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
46 years experience Dentistry
Drinking after ext: For the 1st hour bite on gauze then you can drink anything right away do not swish and do not use a straw you can start rinsing 24 hrs after ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
1-2 weeks: No soft drinks whatsoever are a good idea for about a 1-2 weeks after your wisdom teeth extraction. Juices are OK, but the acid in soft drinks could i ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Trager
55 years experience Dentistry
Till clot forms: No liquids until a clot forms-liquids can prevent and dissolve a clot.-alcohol not recommended use a straw if need to drink a liquid.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
48 hours or more: No alcohol for 48 hours, as it could delay the healing process. If you are taken antibiotics or analgesics to decrease the risk of infection and reduc ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mini Sambhavita Rangrass
21 years experience Dentistry
After finishing meds: Often times painkillers and antibiotics are prescribed when wisdom teeth are extracted. It is not safe to drink alcohol while on these medications bec ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Thaler
41 years experience Prosthodontics
Depends: If you want to drink soda now, you should remove the fizz by pouring it back and forth between two containers (glasses work). This removes the carbona ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
24-48 hours: At least 24-48 hours after the wisdom teeth extraction, you should avoid very hot or cold drinks,including sodas and solid foods. Take care.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Kattuah
23 years experience Dentistry
Give it a few days: Depending on the complexity of the extraction you may want to hold off. The more complex the longer you should wait.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
Wisdom teeth: In my opinion at least 24 if not 48 hours. Having said that you do not want to mix alcohol with the pain meds that may be prescribed so be prudent and ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Achong
18 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Wait at least 1 week: You probably will be recovering from sedation and you may be on strong narcotic pain medications. Having alcohol in the mix is dangerous. Also, alc ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Koos
21 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Not "wise" ;-): You should avoid smoking for the first week and if you are taking medications then i would avoid alcohol too.

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