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i took one aleve (naproxen) about 5 hours ago for a toothache(getting into dentist asap). is it safe to take motrin now?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
OTC pain relief: OTC pain relievers are often not entirely effective at managing tooth pain. You may be better off calling your Dentist and asking him/her to prescribe a course of antibiotics.
Answered on Oct 21, 2016
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Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
See DDS: Better solution is to see DDS to solve problem
Answered on Oct 21, 2016

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