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Suggest antibiotics for a dental infection

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Dr. Suma Parinam

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Posted on Mon, 7 May 2018 in Dental Health
Question: what antibiotic for a broken rotten tooth under the gum. maybe something I could get at pharmacy since I can't see dentist for 3 days
Answered by Dr. Suma Parinam 9 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Amoxycillin and Metronidazole

Detailed Answer:

You would not be dispensed with antibiotic without prescription from local dentist. The pharmacy would not dispense.
Usually Amoxycillin and Metronidazole would be given for the dental infections.

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