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when is it safe to drink after a root canal

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Alliger
22 years experience Endodontics
Absolutely: A lot of root canal post op is based on common sense. If you floss and it hurts wait a day or two. Rinsing isn't an issue. Sometime brushing can be so ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denny Cho
Dr. Denny Cho answered
17 years experience Dentistry
Should be....: As long as you are not allergic to clindamycin. I'd imagine that this recommendation is based on some heart or joint replacement issues. The doctor ... Read More
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Dr. Whitney Berens
16 years experience Dentistry
This : This is a common question that patients ask me all the time. Many patients try to wait for insurance coverage to do root canals, crowns, or larger pr ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis
36 years experience Dentistry
Yes: It shouldn't be a problem.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Velasco
19 years experience Prosthodontics
NO: Make sure you consult with the endodontist before you take these meds. Also make sure you avoid driving or doing any activity that demands full atten ... Read More
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Dr. Nadia Ghattas
47 years experience Pediatrics
Root canal: Yes, as long as she is generally healthy. She should be ok. Good luck.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
35 years experience Pain Management
Yes: There is no know direct correlation between trigeminal neuralgia and dental pain.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
THC use: It is not safe to use THC. I am not sure how you will use this during the root canal treatments as your mouth will be open.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Absolutely safe: What is not safe is an infected tooth. Root canal and stainless steel crown is a safe and effective treatment. Trust your Dentist's recommendation.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Specializes in Family Medicine
No. The nerves: and blood vessels of the teeth and gums and the nerves and blood vessels of the skin on the back of the neck originate from the cervical spinal cord a ... Read More
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