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... I've been on antibiotics for 5 days and they are not working. I have a severe very painful gum infection spreading to my jawbone and neck. This is caused by tooth with internal root asorption for which I got a referral for new specialist in 4 days. ... (2 replies)
... I've had an infection in my tooth for 4 days now. Today is also the 4th day I've been on penecillin. The pain is so severe, still, that I do not know what to do. Today is Saturday and no dentists are available for me. It feels like the infection has spread to my jaw. ... (2 replies)
... You may need a different antibiotic. Not all dental infections are created equal. The reason dentists don't like to pull an infected tooth is that infected teeth can be difficult to get numb. This does not mean that it can't be done though. It just proves to be more difficult at times. ... (2 replies)

... part of me doesnt want to tell the pre op nurses iv had an infection and then hope nothing shows up but then i feel i should just fes up but that might mean delaying my op which iv waited for a year for.Should i fess up or not? ... (0 replies)
... This disease can be very serious. As you already know you can loose teeth from this disease. Usually what you do the help this infection in the gums and bone are called STM cleanings. Deep cleaning that goes under the gum tissue to help get out the infection. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for the reply... it makes alot of sense. Do you think the bacteria has traveled to my sinus? ... (5 replies)
... eyelid twitch that may or may not be related but isn't going away. ... (3 replies)
... I second the importance of the infection and location. ... (4 replies)
... my do I hope you find relief soon! dont give up, find that doctor that wont want to give up. stir up compassion in them for you. ... (72 replies)
Abscessed tooth
Sep 14, 2013
... as that could indicate the swelling is being relieved by the infection 'pushing into' other areas of your facial planes. ... (2 replies)
... Hi All, I've been following this thread for a while, and so sorry for the long post. I wanted to post here because I too have experienced chronic jaw pain for about five years. Had a tooth abscess that resulted in two root canals. But even after the root canals the pain persisted in the lower left jaw. ... (72 replies)
... an implant ,is very expensive ,also not everyone can have implants,you cant while there is any infection there anyway. ... (4 replies)
... Thank you for getting back to me. ... (4 replies)
... What I am about to tell you has gone on for about three years. I have tetracycline stains on my teeth and I had been wanting to whiten them for years. I tried bleaching for a brief time, but was told by a couple of dentists that it probably would not work and I should put crowns on my teeth. ... (2 replies)
... So sorry to read of your pain. For some reason I was not receiving message notifications from the board. I wish you were each in a better place with your teeth and RCs. ... (91 replies)
... told there was an absess on one of my front upper teeth. i was told that i needed a filling and a root canal. the doctor prescribed an antibiotic, as he said the infection needed to be delt with before he could do the root canal, and a pain killer. ... (1 replies)
Numbing Problems?
Oct 20, 2005
... Was just wondering.. Has anyone ever had an experience where, you usually get novicaine for an extraction, and it works fine and numbs you up.. ... (0 replies)
... Within a matter of 2 days a bottom front tooth had a receding gum, two thin red lines going down and the tooth hurt. I went to my regular dentist. She told me to go to a gum specialist. ... (0 replies)
Pain in tooth
Dec 6, 2004
... Hi, first of all, what a great forum and place for advice. ... (7 replies)
... this monday the swelling had yet to come down with antibiotics so they drained it a bit and put in a drain for a few days. The swelling has came back a little bit and I'm not noticing the new antibiotics working yet. ... (21 replies)


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