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Cost Of One Novacaine Shot
My son 27 mths so far received 4 shots of pneumococcal pcv13 my country mins of health suggests another shot for all ages 2-5 regardless.Is it safe?
Depends: Name brand and generic drugs have wildly different costs. The markup on drugs is approximately 100% over wholesale but then is discoutned by most insurance companies. Add to that the cost of the drug administration which can be 10-75$ for intramuscular injection and 5-10 times that for IV injection and you can estimate the price. ...Read more
How much should perlane (dermal fillers) injection cost? I'm seeing local clinics charging around $1000 for one syringe. Is this a normal price?
Depends: While there is always a range of prices for everything, in my practice a single 1cc syringe of Perlane (dermal fillers) costs $600. Most of the physicians in my area are within $50 to $100 of this price. Of course if more Perlane (dermal fillers) is being used the price will be higher. ...Read more
Having a different local anaesthesia not a lidocaine family for tooth out, whats chances of anaphylaxis from the drug injection into my gum?
Ask your pharmacist.: It is an expensive injection and it is probably best if you can ask your local pharmacist to get some pricing for you...It should be covered by your insurrance, though. Good luck. ...Read more
Severe neuro reactions to local anesthesia half of a small vial carbocaine separately also epinephrine TIA under gen anesth what is safe at dentist
Two Ideas: You may want to try to find a dentist with experience using the biolase iplus hard and soft tissue dental laser. With most patients, using this laser cavities can be cleaned and prepared for a dental restoration painlessly. If any drugs are to be used, with your history, then treatment in a hospital with a dental service is advisable, so appropriate medical assistance is available. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Injection Site: The injection site shouldn't pain you longer than 3-4 days. If pain continues or if injection site is inflammed see you doctor ...Read more
What to do if I have strep throat,and was given a shot of 1,200,000 units of billicillin with 80 unit of Depo-Provera Medrol (methylprednisolone) 40 mg?
???????: What would one always do? See if the issue resolves. If not, speak with your doctor. ...Read more
How much would 2g of rocephin (ceftriaxone) for 42days cost on average without health insurance ?
Proper treatment: Try calling your Walmart Pharmacy near you - I went to GoodRx.com and found this: Walmart Pharmacy - 150 Gold Star Hwy Groton, CT (860) 449-6902. It was $9 a vial, and you'll have to multiply that out, PLUS get access to the nursing care you'll need. So $400 for the drug, then the nursing which is quite costly -and needs to be done right to avoid complications. Hopefully a doctor is managing you. ...Read more
Depends on local: We have different anesthetics that have differing durations of action, and it depends if it's delivered in the maxillary arch (top teeth) or mandibular arch (bottom teeth). Anesthetics last longer in the mandibular arch. Anesthesia doses can last from one hour to 18 hours. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Two dental implants costs thousands of dollars. Can I ask the dentist to accept half cash payment and make 2 other payments the second half of the yr.
What are the chances of getting pregnant after a single shot of Depo-Provera provera, (medroxyprogesterone) given november 24, 2013?
Depends on the area: Fees for dental procedures vary depending on the geographical location in the country. A fee range between $3000 and $4500 should encompass over 90% of the practices in this country. This would cover the cost for the implant, abutment, and the crown which is everything needed to replace one tooth. To be sure of the fees in your area please check with your local dental professionals. ...Read moreSee 12 more doctor answers