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A 28-year-old male asked:

Having wisdom teeth taken out this week. i take 8mg valium/day for panic. been on benzos for 3 years. will i be ok taking the pain meds they give me?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Wrong person: Asking the wrong person. With your medical history your extractions should be scheduled with a specialist, an Oral Surgeon, rather than a generalist. All prescription & OTC Meds, vitamins, supplements, & homeopathic remedies should be written down and presented to the specialist in advance of your surgery. This list, coupled w your pre-surgical examination, is required to answer your question.
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