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Can I Take Antibiotics For Tooth Ache While Breastfeeding
Be careful: Side-effects of most antibiotics are not dangerous, an allergic reaction to a medication potentially is. Thus, while nursing all medications should be used with caution. When taking an antibiotic, always monitor your baby and look for signs of respiratory distress, irritability, diarrhea and rash. The most common side effect in breastfeeding infants is diarrhea, and this is to be expected. ...Read more
My sister is brestfeeding her 7 months old baby. A while ago, she was having a tooth ache. Is it safe for her to take apain reliever?
Yes - tylenol (acetaminophen): Tylenol (acetaminophen) and advil are safe to take while breastfeeding, however this will only mask the underlying cause of the toothache which could be infection. I recommend visiting a dentist as soon as possible to determine the cause and solution for her toothache. Meanwhile however over the counter pain medicine will relieve her symptoms. ...Read more
I'm due to ovulate Friday. I have a tooth ache which I may need antibiotics for. Can that affect my chances of conception if I take antibiotics?
Some antibiotics: Some antibiotics can affect conception. As your OB for advice about which antibiotics are safe. ...Read more
What are some antibiotic names (either brand names or official) that might be usable on a tooth ache that don't contain talc?
Antibiotic: May contain inactive ingredients, but not talc. ...Read more
I don't know that I'm pregnant my tooth ache so I take antibiotics and mefinamic then I take pregnancy test and it's red and pink color it is positive?
Get it treated: Many patients are treated endodonticly in 1and2 trimesters. The dentist will confer w your obgyn and non harmful meds will be given along with treatment. Only rarely is the procedure contraindicated! ...Read more
Tooth ache, been on antibiiotics 72 hrs and the pain has spread from my mouth to other places, help?
Self medicating?: If so, not a good idea. Who said you had an infection? You may have a deep cavity and a vital nerve... Antibiotics will do absolutely nothing for your problem. Call a dentist before your pain becomes unbearable. If you are currently under the care of a dentist and you have this problem, call the dentist. ...Read more
What can I take to rid oxycodone from my system so I can pass a urine test. Took one from my friends for a tooth ache.
Cirohisis n heart dsiease, taking warafrin for heart, now sharp tooth ache, which pain killer can I take as have cirohsis also?
Need to discuss: With your physician for best option as this is a complex issue given comorbidities ...Read more
What antibiotic can I take for an infected tooth pain is bad and for 2 days I'm feeling continuous pain in my jaw in the area that the tooth is in?
I'm a diabetic and I have ulcerative colitis, I have a tooth ache, is there anything I can take for it.?
See your dentist: A toothache could indicate a tooth infection. You should see a dentist. ...Read more
Will over-the-counter medicine for tooth ache that has benzyl alcohol in it cause false positive on 80 hr test I take?
Can I take my hydrocodone for my tooth ache after I have took my one miligram Xanax (alprazolam) four hours earlier I have a tooth that has a cavity
Central nervous system and/or respiratory-depressant effects may be additively or synergistically increased in patients taking multiple drugs that cause these effects, especially in elderly or debilitated patients.
Did your dentist prescibe your pain medication for you? Is your toothache following a dental procedure, or are you self medicating without being treated?
Consult with the doctor who wrote this prescription. If your toothache has not been evaluated by a dentist, then I suggest you see a dentist to treat your problem. ...Read more
I've had a biopsy done under the left side of my chin. I have flu and I take benalyn in the morning and at night. I have pain in the jaw and the area of the biopsy is very painful like a bad tooth ache. Please help.
I am on steroids for a tooth ache but am still in pain. What is the highest amount of Tylenol I can take between the doses of steroid?
Extreme tooth ache and Excedrin migraine is the only thing that will stop the pain, how often can u really take this med? It said 24 hour help!
I'm going to india on feb 2. My doctor perscribed mefloquine for me to take. But I have a tooth ache. Another doctor perscribed amoxicillin be taken. Which one should I take?
Don't wait!: Make sure you get a complete and thorough dental examination as soon as possible. Then make sure that you get whatever dental treatment is necessary to prevent a flare-up or dental emergency while you are away. If that happens, you will not be a happy camper trying to find a competent dentist to treat you. Don't rely on medications alone. When you get back, complete the rest of your treatment. ...Read more
Toothaches: Toothaches may or may not be a result of an infection. Antibiotics will help manage an infection, but not treat a tooth. Immediately contact your surgeon and dentist to determine how to proceed. Your problem should be managed and/or treated before the surgery. Failure to do so may result in cancellation of the procedure. ...Read more
Varies: There is no specific time frame for this. It depends on the state of your immune system, what the infecting organism is and what else is going on medically. One thing is certain, however: delay in getting treatment just makes things worse. Get to a dentist ASAP! ...Read more
My boyfriend has itchy bumps on his hips, thighs and genital area. He takes 2 benadryl, (diphenhydramine) 4 Advil and b&e powder for his tooth ache. Allergic reaction maybe?
An allergy to advil (ibuprofen) can cause hives. If hives have another underlying cause then advil (ibuprofen) may exacerbate the underlying hive problem. Other possible causes of hives:
1. Allergies to pollens, mold, dust, food, drugs (like advil (ibuprofen)) and bee stings
2. Infections like hepatitis
4. Complement deficiency – acquired or hereditary
6. Idiopathic – unknown cause. ...Read more
I took 2 extra strength excedrin 3 hours ago, but the pain is back and worse than before (tooth ache). The dosage says I can't take more for 3 more ho?
Better Idea: Get that tooth evaluated ASAP. Long holiday weekend coming up. The severe pain can become unbearable pain in a very short time. The tooth obviously needs attention, and now. All the best... ...Read more
What can I do if my tooth has broken off and I have a tooth ache can a dentist take care of this?
Why?: Tooth ache is due to infection, antibiotic will slow infection's progress but will not "fix" the damaged tooth. Tooth ache due to other reasons, such as fracture, root exposure, trauma, etc, antibiotics will not help. You need to see your dentist now to find out what's causing the tooth ache and have cause treated. Dentist may prescribe antibiotics if indicated. Don't self medicate--dangerous. ...Read more
Hi. I have a tooth ache / tooth infection and I am trying to nurse it til I can make it to a dentist. I found some amoxicillin I had from before 500 mg. Can I just take 1 or 2 pills per day 1 in morning and 1 at night till I can get to them in a few da
Yes: It is never a good idea to diagnose and treat yourself. You should contact your dentist to be treated for the emergency. However, if that is not possible, and have pain and swelling, the antibiotics may help. If you have no allergies to penicillin, you should take three tablets daily or every eight hours for the infection. You could also contact your MD for some medication. ...Read more
Over the counter: Without a prescription from a licensed dentist, you are limited to over-the-counter medications. Traditionally the best is a combination approach of 600 mg Ibuprofen every 6 hrs, and 500-750 mg tylenol (acetaminophen) every 6 hrs. Be sure you don't have any medical conditions (stomach, kidney, or liver problems) that prevent using these before taking them. An antibiotic may not help though. See an endodontist. ...Read more
Is there any antibiotics I can take for my tooth ache while pregnant. I think my wisdom teeth gave me an infection. I'm in so much pain. I need detail?
See a dentist: You first need to see your dentist to determine the source of your pain. Then your dentist and OB will talk to determine what course of treatment is right for you at your stage of pregnancy. Personally, I would extract the tooth if you are in your second trimester. Please go to the dentist for treatment. ...Read more
I have a very bad tooth ache on upper left molar, can't get to dentist until Tues. My problem is not all the pain from the tooth but I am sick to my s?
Toothache: Infected tooth may cause localized pain and problems in other organs as infection spreads through blood stream. Call your Dentist and ask if he/she can see you sooner, or if if antibiotic therapy would be advantageous. It's also possible that your toothache and stomach distress are concurrent but not related. Try to get to the Dentist sooner rather than later. ...Read more
Seek help from Pro: Treating an acute infection is not a diy project, you need professional help. You must see a dentist now. The longer you delay, the more the infection will spread and can even become life threatening. Pain is your body's signal to you that you need help! ...Read more
Dentist is the best: There is no natural remedy to treat a toothache. If you have toothache, it is best to visit a dentist ASAP before the problem worsens and you might lose your tooth or have an serious health problem. ...Read more
Cold compresses: Or otc analgesics such as aspirin, ibuprophen, or acetaminophen. Sometimes alternating Acetaminophen with ibuprophen using no more than recommended dose of either for a 24 hour period attacks perception of pain on two different levels with different mechanisms. But still must find a definative cure for the pain from a dental professional. ...Read more
It's not...: A cure for the toothache will usually require treatment that cannot be completed with a simple home remedy. Sometimes tooth pain can be intermittent, however, so don't let it go without investigation and it will likely return. Heed the warning signs that your body is giving you and be evaluated by your dentist. Early treatment has many advantages. ...Read more
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
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