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What Can A Pregnant Women Take For A Tooth Ache
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...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
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
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
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 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 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
63 year old woman. Woke with pain upper left arm 4 only liken it to bad tooth ache deep in my arm. Paracetamol hasn't touched still not gone 6hrs later?
Possible heart attac: Patient should take a rregularg strenth aspirin, do not lie downand call911. ...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
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
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'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
Hi I am 38 weeks and 3 days pregnant and I have bad tooth ache I have appointment tomorrow what can I take?
Only Tylenol (acetaminophen):
Your only option at this point would be acetaminophen; no other over the counter analgesic would be safe to take at your stage of pregnancy.
The timing of your toothache may also pose certain limitations on what your dentist can do, and he will need to collaborate with your obstetrician to chart a course that provides relief with the least risk to your pregnancy and your unborn baby. ...Read more
Meds and Pregnant:
Any medication should be pre-approved by your OBGYN.
Even over the counter meds. Even pain meds for a toothache. Call you MD's office and speak to their nurse who will readily find out for you. Visit your DDS office, find out what is the cause of your tooth pain. They can call
the MD office and find out what is OK and not. ...Read more
Call your dentist: Your dentist will consult with your OBGYN to determine the best course to take. Leaving the condition without treatment can matters worse. Just because you are pregnant does not mean you can't have palliative dental care to hold you over. ...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
Having a tooth ache nd trying to get pregnant suppose to start my period in 5 days I want to take hydrocodone for the pain will that affect anything?
I am 11 weeks pregnAnt and took two Excedrin for a tooth ache and still bothering me would it hurt to take Tylenol (acetaminophen) to?
I am a month pregnant and I woke up with a very bad tooth ache and my cheek and jaw swollen like a golf ball. Can I take penicillin vk tab 500mg while?
Night before last I began cold/sinus symptoms: congestion, frontal headache, earache, and jaw/tooth ache. I'm 30 wks pregnant. What can I take safely?
Multiple Issues?: Sounds like you could potentially have multiple issues going on, but possibly a good sinus infection. Pregnant women can typically take Tylenol (acetaminophen) but not NSAID's (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen). Antibiotics that are in pregnancy category B are considered safe such as penicillin & amoxicillin. This assumes you have no allergies, but you need to see a doctor/dentist for a diagnosis. ...Read more