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4 1 Thu, 4 Apr 2019
My daughter had her wisdom teeth removed and was prescribed hydrocodone/acetaminophen (every 4 hours) and ibuprofen 600 mg (every 6 hours) for pain relief. The medicine doesn t seem to be helping - she is in a lot of pain. How can I get on top of the pain?
2 1 Thu, 28 Mar 2019
I had a root canal on the lower left last tooth today, and when the dentist injected the anesthetic, my whole left side of my face felt like it was on fire and my eye watered and nose has a burning sensation. It’s been 8 hours since the procedure and my nose still feels like it on fire when I...
3 1 Tue, 26 Mar 2019
I had my first meeting of root canal on 16 march...and now I feel lot of pain....My dentist called me on 18 for next meeting of root canal but did not perform it and said that it will take more time to heal...she has now asked me to come on 21...But I am constantly having this pulsating...
4 1 Wed, 20 Mar 2019
Hi there. So my mom took out all her teeth about 4 months ago. And she had to teeth that were still in her gums. She had dentures and those two teeth would irritate her. Yesterday morning she got those last two teeth removed and the dentist gave her some medication pills for the pain. At night...
2 1 Tue, 19 Mar 2019
I ve been diagnosed with thrush. I have taken canestan pessarys, used cream, taken a single dose of oral tablet (can t remember it s name) and was given sporanox to take 2 twice a day then repeat 5 days later. I m so uncomfortable with it. Nothing seems to help. I can t sleep as it gets...
2 1 Mon, 18 Mar 2019
In December I was diagnosed with a severe case of Thrush affecting my throat, mouth and tongue. I was prescribed Nyostatin oral suspension. I followed up with my family doctor after completing the medication and was given the all clear. The symptons of burning tongue and frothing mouth didn t...
2 1 Mon, 18 Mar 2019
My daughter was diagnosed with strep throat yesterday and given a shot in her buttocks . She came home today very tired and had a headache. We gave her Tylenol and three hours later she still has a bad headache. Is this part of strep throat. Right after meds she went to sleep for a couple hours...
2 1 Tue, 5 Mar 2019
sticky saliva in my throat for the past 5 years, my tonsils removed , but still have sticky saliva and odor in my mouth always, this causes stress , when am in a car , i feel stress and restless , please help me
3 2 Thu, 28 Feb 2019
most mornings when i wake up my spit is brownish in color and after a while it goes back to normal,and others days when i open my mouth i would see blood coming out from a tooth spontaneously without having brushed yet and then it would just stop after a few spits...please help
3 2 Mon, 19 Nov 2018
My son is 21 years old and is basically healthy. Over the last couple of days, he has developed what looks like canker sores on the sides of his tongue and he says it hurts and difficult to talk and eat and it feels a bit swollen to him. He thought it might be allergies, but Benadryl did nothing...
2 1 Fri, 9 Nov 2018
I have been diagnosed with pancolitis and taking Delzicol for about 7 months. Now I have terribly bad breath. Can this be a result of the colitis and can it be treated. My teeth are in great shape; have regular cleanings every 6 months, no cavities, etc.
2 1 Sat, 3 Nov 2018
I just had dental work done and I have taken 1 Hydrocodone 5MG-Acetaminophen 325 MG tablet for pain. This was previously prescribed to me from a previous dentist for pain. Currently I have been having to swallow a lot and my mouth is dry and cannot swallow. I have to take a sip of water to be...
3 1 Tue, 30 Oct 2018
Hi, I took a swab drug test after I left the dentist . I had a deep cleaning procedure and they also gave me a medicated mouthwash called Acclean. However about 26hrs prior before the drug test I smoked some weed, I was wondering if there s a chance that the medicated mouthwash along with the...
2 1 Wed, 17 Oct 2018
I have white blister-like lesions on the inside of my lips. Two doctors today told me it is not thrush and offered no cure. One suggested using regular mouth wash such as Listerine. I had Keflex recently and another antibiotic as well. Do I just wait for it to go away?
2 1 Wed, 17 Oct 2018
I have bumps on the back of my tongue.They dont hurt or anything just found them there..I have been having tooth pain..Plus i have bumps on the front of my tongue but i burnt my tongue bad last night so i know where there from..Plus my newph has strep..but i dont have tongsu anymore.But has not...
2 1 Wed, 17 Oct 2018
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
I am taking clotrimazole, mouth thrush, use steriod inhaler, the cause of it I believe, i t s been 2 days, every 5 hours, it takes a while i guess, some relief, how long should this go on till fungus is gone completely? I have no problem with regime, was given 35 tablets, which is. 7 day at 5 a day
3 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
After using Listerine which contained peroxide for several weeks I experienced burning sensation in my lower gum and lip. There was nothing to see, however except some swelling of the gum. The swelling has gone down now, many weeks later, but since then I have experienced either a very dry mouth...
4 1 Mon, 8 Oct 2018
Ive had this bubble like thing beneath my tooth on my gums for a few months now, normally it isnt an issue unless i was poking at it, then it starts hurting and im unable go bite anything with the tooth above it otherwise it hurts. I just need to know what this could be and maybe how i can treat it
4 1 Mon, 8 Oct 2018
My ENT has diagnoside me with thrush after being on steroids and antibiotics for surgery. I have deep groves in my tongue and it is very painful to eat or drink. I have no sores inside my mouth; just tongue and roof of mouth where breathing tube was placed. What has caused my tongue to crack?
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