Is it ok to take amoxicillin while 30 weeks pregnant for an abscessed tooth?

Answer It is only safe if it is prescribed by a dentist who is aware the patient is pregnant.

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Is it bad to have an abscessed tooth when you are pregnant?

Yes, because of where the infection is, it can easily go into the brain area and cause death. If you are unable to afford dental work: Contact your state's health department There are various assi... Read More »

Can pregnant women use amoxicillin capsules at 23 weeks?

You can't take antibiotics without consulting your doctor. In some cases a woman have to take antibiotics because the alternative would be worse.

If you had an abscessed tooth removed but you still have swelling and pain where the tooth used to be could the infection still be in the jaw or gums?

Answer That depends on how recently you had the tooth removed. If it was a few days ago, some swelling and pain are normal. But if it's been a week or more, that's not good. Yes, the infection co... Read More »

What can you take for pain besides Tylenol if you are 12 weeks' pregnant and have an abcsessed tooth?

Answer It is typically safe for pregnant women to take opiates during pregnancy. Often doctors hesitate to prescribe other types of drugs because of the risks. When under a doctors care opiate anal... Read More »