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Herbal Or Natural Antibiotics For Tooth Abscess
A tooth or dental abcess is an infected tooth. The tooth can become infected by a caries ( decay) or by trauma, or through a gum infection or some other way. A tooth abcess may be life threatening so it should be taken care of asap. A dentist will recommend extraction or root ...Read more
What are some natural remedies for preventing or curing bacterial infections after tooth extraction?
If you hypertension and mild heartburn, which antibiotics best to use for healing tooth root infection after root canal. Clindamycin or amoxicillin?
Are antibiotics prescribed after wisdom tooth removal or root canal work? If so, which ones are preferred for penicillin/amoxicillin allergic pts?
Good OTC meds or home remedies to help toothache? Other dentist Rxed clindamycin until I can see reg dentist for root canal Mon, but need pain relief.
Are there any suggestions for incision and drainage for absess tooth following a failed root canal?
Prescribed only: The only antibiotics that one should take are the ones prescribed for you for your condition. It is essential to contact the dentist who performed the root canal to evaluate you and take the necessary steps to eliminate any infection. That being said, the most commonly used antibiotics for orofacial infections are of the penicillin family. Other antibiotics may not be effective and may worsen this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sinus infection from tooth infection doesn't go away with penicillin is tooth treatment needed before sinus and throat are healed?
Treat the tooth: Always treat the source of the pain (tooth in your case) and not the site of the pain (sinus in your case). Good luck. ...Read more
Is it necessary to take antibiotics before the extraction of a painless tooth with root infection?
Antibiotics?: Dentists may disagree on whether or not to prescribe antibiotics with the circumstances you described. It also depends upon your medical history, whether the infection is acute or chronic, the size of the infection, the difficulty of the extraction & which tooth we're talking about. Your own dentist should make that decision. Generally speaking, I would err on the side of caution & take antibiotic ...Read more
Home remedies that can help with tooth infection along with antibiotics provided by dentist? Other than salt water mouth wash. Thanks
Case specific: There are many reasons you might need antibiotics, so the dentist that provided your antibiotics is the best resource. It could be (as in most cases) you require treatment; without this treatment, you may simply continue to get worse. If treatment is completed and you are healing, inflammation management will help: rest (don't use the healing area), ice packs, compression, & elevation. ...Read moreSee 15 more doctor answers
Is there a OTC or holistic approach to helping ease the annoyance of itchy gums under an abscessed tooth? (besides salt water or listerine)
Need a dentist: Holistic medicine is a wonderful approach for many health problems, but sometimes you need to turn to traditional medicine for treatment. Abcessed teeth are one of those conditions that need conventional treatment. See a dentist and get this infection treated. Otc will not heal this. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Can a tooth infection spread to other teeth even if you take antibiotics and previous infection is cleared?
Yes: Antibiotics reduce the presence of fluid and/or puss in an abscess. This in turn reduces pain. The only way to remove an abscess is to remove the cause.A tooth abscess or plural abscess requires root canal or extraction . A gum abscess or periodontal abscess requires curetting under the gum. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I am 32 year old male. I take 10 antibiotic pills with codeine in to sooth my back pains. Ive recently started to get tooth abscess frequently. About ?
Tooth Abscess: You'll need to see a local dentist to treat the affected teeth. Antibiotics will not restore a decayed tooth. Please seek out care before your teeth become unrestorable. ...Read more
Might clindamycin be a strong enough antibiotic for a tooth abscess that has spread to my face and neck, and beyond?
Maybe: If this is the case, we recommend you be seen asap for an evaluation. Depending on when you started the antibiotic, you may already be behind the ability of an oral antibiotic to be effective and may need IV medication. Additionally, it may be necessary to drain the abscess in order to remove infection and allow the antibiotic to be effective. Thanks. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Treat the cause: An tooth abscess is a dental infection. There are a number of different causes, bur they all develop an infection that eventually blossoms into an abscess is not treated. Using an antibiotic, is a good initial treatment to contain the infection until the cause can be treated by the dentist to cure the cause. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Call the dentist: You may be developing an allergic reaction. Your doctor can advise you. Usually, the medication will be switched to a different one and taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may be recommended. If you have wheezing and difficulty breathing, call 911 or go straight to the er. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm on 2 antibiotics for tooth abscess & ear infection. Day 4 of taking it I started to itch&pain around my clitoral Prepuce. Side effect or allergic?
Perio or endo: If the abscess is draining, usually you will have slightly raised gum and very little pain. However, if the abscess is not draining or if the fistula (draining tube) is obstructed, you will have swollen gum and more pain. If your tooth abscess is near the gum, your dentist will also check out your gum condition in addition to your tooth because it can be cracked tooth and/or gum disease. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See a dentist ASAP: If you have a toothache, you may have a cavity, wisdom teeth or advanced gum disease or tooth abscess. A tooth pain won't go away without treatment and the infection may spread to your jaw, cheeks, sinus and to other areas of your head and neck. You can use NSAID OTC or Tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain control. See a dentist ASAP for assessment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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