A 21-year-old female asked:
I removed my wisdom tooth on the 11th, removing the stitches on 18th and am thinking of drinking alcohol on the 15th. is it safe?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 54 years experience
Post-op instructions: It's always best to ask the dentist who is treating you and responsible for your aftercare. You should have been give oral and\or written instructions. We don't know your age, medical history, medications taken, general health nor difficulty of surgical procedure.
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Last updated Aug 13, 2014
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