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Suggest treatment for sinus infection

i had a sinus infection that my dentist said was what was causing my teeth to hurt couldnt bit and very sensitive after she cleaned them gave me antibiotics and went away but still 1 tooth bit tender she said that it still sinus will take 2 months to clear and has done xray have a hard lump on very top of my gum which can cause pulsing pain when i touch it
Thu, 30 Apr 2015
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Hello.

To treat sinus infection it needs time. When it spreads on bone and tooth, it needs even more time. Sometimes surgery is needed.

I would suggest use of klindamicin as antimicrobial drug of choice and consider surgical exploration of that small part of gum. Probiotics should be used too for better gut flora.

Use antispetic fluids to keep your mouth more helthier enviorment.

All the best.
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