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A 43-year-old member asked:

Should i take excedrin for toothaches?

4 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jason Alliger
Dentistry - Endodontics 24 years experience
Pain relief: Sure! however, unless you treat the problem it will only give you temporary relief. See you dentist.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 41 years experience
You can: But the sooner you get to see your dentist the sooner the tooth problem will be diagnosed and treated. Feel better soon...
Dr. Danni Sayman
19 years experience
No: Ibuprofen is a better alternative.
Dr. John Yu
Dr. John Yuanswered
Endodontics 17 years experience
Maybe: Each excedrin contains 250 mg acetaminophen, 250 mg Aspirin and 65 mg caffeine. If you are trying to rest maybe caffeine isn't such a good idea.

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