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Could endodontists prescribe pain pills after a root canal?

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Dr. Karen Spitzer
Dentistry
6 doctors agree

In brief: Root canal pain

Yes, an endodontist may prescribe pain medication following a root canal.
They may also prescribe an antibiotic if they feel it is indicated. The decision will be left to the endodontist performing the treatment.

In brief: Root canal pain

Yes, an endodontist may prescribe pain medication following a root canal.
They may also prescribe an antibiotic if they feel it is indicated. The decision will be left to the endodontist performing the treatment.
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Dr. Kenneth Grossman
Dentistry - Endodontics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

The correct medication based, on the pulps disease status , will be recommended.
This may include anti inflammatories, analgesics, and/or antibiotics. The dr performing the procedure knows the correct meds based on your s.

In brief: Yes

The correct medication based, on the pulps disease status , will be recommended.
This may include anti inflammatories, analgesics, and/or antibiotics. The dr performing the procedure knows the correct meds based on your s.
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