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Multiple tooth abscesses

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Justin Nelson
Pediatric Dentistry 16 years experience
No: no, you should be just fine. general side effects = The most common reactions to oral penicillin are nausea, vomiting, epigastric distress, diarrhea,... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Rare side effect: Abnormally low blood pressure is rare side effect of amoxicillin-potassium clavulanate. Always seek medical advice from your PCP before taking any tre... Read More

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Dr. Zahid Ahmed
Dentistry 11 years experience
Follow your Rx: It is important to follow your prescription as it was provided to you. If you feel like it is not adequate, I would contact your prescribing doctor. A... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Kong
Dentistry 18 years experience
Swelling: You will usually notice a swelling around the gums and when pressed, it will likely cause pain or discharge pus.
Dr. Tarek Hamid
Dentistry 9 years experience
Pain on pressure: And occasional mobility in the tooth along with swelling of the gums adjacent to that tooth.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
See your dentist: At first, the tooth will likely be sensitive to chewing and biting, as well as to heat and cold. You also may develop a fever, swollen lymph nodes in ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Grossman
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Infection: There are 2 types of abscesses. The first and most common is a peri- apical or root canal abscess occurring from an infected pulp(nerve) inside the to... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Eltzroth
Dentistry 23 years experience
Often Swelling: Often, if there is an abscess, there will be swelling around the tooth. There may also be some drainage. If you suspect an abscess, see your dentist... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
Phone call..: ...To a local dentist. There is absolutely nothing that you can do at home, to "cure" a dental abscess. It needs to be treated with antibiotics and mo... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Alder
Dentistry 47 years experience
Depends on cause: Teeth become abscessed from advanced decay or advanced periodontal disease. The treatment could be extraction, root canal treatment or periodontal tre... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Richards
Endodontics 18 years experience
No: Swishing would have a topical effect, while an abscess originates deep inside a tooth or in the bone supporting the tooth. Peroxide would have minima... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Gross
Dentistry 40 years experience
slight swelling: Clinically - swellling or soreness around the tooth. X-rays- a dark or radiolucent area indicating less density of bone found usually at the apex ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dentistry 36 years experience
Yes: You can eat. You may have less pain now that the accessed popped but you still have the infection. It still needs treatment. It is not a good thin... Read More

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