A member asked:

How long does it take for augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) to break fever for tooth infection?

6 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Theodore Davantzis answered

Specializes in Dentistry

Tooth infection: If you have a fever from a tooth infection, you need to see a dentist ASAP. Please call for appt now

Answered 9/21/2015


Dr. Paul Grin answered

Specializes in Pain Management

Aprox. 2-3 days: Antibiotics are used as an adjunct with other dental treatment, which may include opening the root canal to drain the source of the abscess or tooth extraction. See your dentist ASAP.

Answered 11/17/2016



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