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Antibiotic treatment for tooth infection

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Dr. Manisha Jain MD

This is for my wife My wife had tooth infection just week before due date of delivery. Dentist given medicine post consultation of gynecologist . After one there was swelling on tooth . Post visiting ... View answer

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Dr. Elona Xhardo MD

I just had a bad tooth infection which I went to the ER and they gave me antibiotics... I made an appt with my dentist but it's a week away. Now I have been told that my blood sugar has been high and I... View answer

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Dr. Divakara MD

antibiotics before dental work on a bad tooth , perhaps a crown. I also may need removal of a papilloma on my ... procedure on a bed tooth but have health problems. My endocrine system is also bad no... View answer

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Dr. Priyanka Tiwari MD

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Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S MD

. The dr. saw her yesterday to remove stitches, and told her she may have a slight infection. She has been in pain since friday, even with pain meds. He has placed her on a oral antibiotic, my question is ,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S ( Dentist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

So i had a root canel that failed and the infection stayed. I had the tooth extracted and day 2 ... the day the tooth was extracted and it feels like the infection is not gone. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Jyoti Pandey MD

I am being treated by a dentist for an infection for the past 2.5 months. The infection is still there and I am on antibiotics. Now I feel the pain in areas beyond where the tooth was and I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jyoti Pandey ( Dentist)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

Antibiotic is not helping my tooth infection. My jaw is swollen and I can t open my mouth very far. The dentist pulled teeth before clearing up my infection and now it is worse. What can I do? I... View answer

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Dr.   Mahesh Kumar T S MD

if there s anything I can do which will prevent the infection to worsen or spread....to induce the horrific pain. Over ... in need of antibiotics, would you be so kind to advise me as much as you can? (I... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Thanks for contacting HCM. It is actually not a good thing to smoke while you have a tooth infection. The smoke may interfere with the healing process and make your infection worse.

Dr.  Soumya MD

get tested for tooth infection

Dr. Divya Kuttikrishnan MD

Hi Chris, It takes at least 48 hours for antibiotics to show their effect. Are you on pain killers as well? If yes, that will reduce the pain and inflammation to a certain extent. Do continue to take...