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should I take simvastatin before dental surgery

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Perhaps: If your physician and dentist recommend it and feel it's safe for you to take, triazolam may help calm you before the surgery. You should have someon ... Read More

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Henning
49 years experience Anesthesiology
Need More Info: I'm going to assume you're using this drug as an ICS (inhaled) for asthma or copd; forgive me if i'm mistaken. Other than the mild risk of an elevated ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Vito
36 years experience Prosthodontics
Other ideas: You should talk with your dr about using something in the tetracycline family or the fluroroquinolone family.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes you can take it: Antibiotics should not interfere with planned surgery. But it is important to control your infection with antibiotics right away.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Dental surgery: Hydrocodone is an addictive narcotic. It does not cause birth defects..Taking the drug for a short interval should not be a problem. However, check wi ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Achong
17 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Please do not: This is at least 8 years expired. The medication probably is not be effective anymore. Make a quick call to your dentist to have a prescription ca ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Absolutely: Every dentist has a different level of expertise, and if your current dentist feels s/he can treat you, then the choice is yours. I personally extract ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Not a problem.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Probably: The medication you are taking has strict controls placed upon it's use. You should, however, not have a problem having Dental procedures accomplished ... Read More

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