A 32-year-old male asked:
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Had tooth extraction due to abcess is felling light headed a day after ok and how many days after is it ok.?

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Dr. Mark Venincasa
34 years experience in Cosmetic Dentistry
That concerns me...: I would make sure to drink adequate amounts of water. Another potential problem may be that some medications also cause some light-headedness. I would discuss this with your oral surgeon. That surgeon understands your particulars and may be able to better problem solve.
Answered on Feb 9, 2017
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