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sulfameth tmp ds is used for tooth ache

Can sulfameth tmp ds tab be use to treat an abses on your tooth? ## Sulfamethoxazole with Trimethoprim is an antibiotic and can be used to treat various types of infections, including dental abscesses. Has your dentist instructed you to use it? You may experience some side effects from it, such as nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Learn more: ...

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is sulfameth used for tooth infections

My doctor prescribed septra ds800 160 milligrams as a prophylactic for an abscess on my leg, now I have a major toothache under my bridge, can I use that for my tooth ache as Well and if so, how much do I use of what they gave me, can I increase the dosage? And if so how much do I increase it by in order for it to work effectively? ## Hello, Michelle! How are you? I'm sorry about the infections. You should see your dentist, as while this is an antibiotic, it may not be the appropriate one to treat the infection causing your toothache. Additionally, you need to have the underlying cause repaired to prevent the infection from recurring. The FDA lists the typical side effects of antibiotics as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Is there... ...

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was perscribed this for spider bite ## Sulfamethoxazole + Trimethoprim is a sulfonamide antibacterial combination of Trimethoprim and Sulfamethoxazole, in the ratio of 1 to 5, used in the treatment of a variety of bacterial infections. You can view a detailed description of the drug, by clicking on the link below... If you have any questions or comments to add, please post back so I can further assist you. ## will sulfamethox/tmpds work on an infected tooth or gums? ...

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Sulfameth Trineth

can you take sulfameth-trineth for an absessed tooth ## Sulfamethoxazole + Trimethoprim is an antibiotic and can be used to treat various types of infections, including dental abscesses. Has your dentist instructed you to use it? Only asking because it would be vital that you take a full-coarse of this medication in order to get rid of the infection indefinitely. Otherwise it can come back and become even more resistant to the medication. NOTE: Clove oil is another excellent option as backup for pain relief and killing off the infection. Learn More: Sulfamethoxazole + Trimethoprim Details I hope this helps! ...

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Can I Take Sulfamethoxazole Tmp Ds For Absess Tooth

i have an absess tooth and want to know if I can take Sulfamethoxazole-TMP-DS for this? ## An abcess tooth is tricky and may be dangerous depending upon the circumstances. Serious bone (i.e. osteomylitis) infections can develop if not cared for. Pen VK first, Amoxicillin is second and a third generation like Cefdinir would be an alternate choice with ampicillin allergies. Doxycycline is also used but the assessment should be made by either your dentist or your physician ## Can i take this sulfamethoxazole.tmp for a infection tooth ## Hi DeBorah, While Sulfamethoxazole + Trimethoprim is used to treat various types of infections, tooth infections is not one that is listed under the medication guidelines. Additionally, taking an antibiotic like this can very well create medication-resistan... ...

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is sulfamethoxazoletimp used for tooth infections

I have an infected tooth and I have some antibiotic that I never taken called sulfamethoxazole timp, can I use them? ## Hello, Tete! Sorry about the tooth. You need to see a dentist, even if you already have an antibiotic to take, if there is a dental infection present, it will only help temporarily. Since the antibiotic cannot fix the underlying cause of the infection, such as a deep cary or receding gum line, it will just keep returning. Additionally, there is a chance that it isn't an actual infection and then it would not be appropriate to use an antibiotic and that creates the risk of your developing antibiotic resistant bacteria. Learn more Bactrim details here. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## Can sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim (800/160mg) be used for teeth infect... ...

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Is sulfameth/trimethoprim Used For Tooth Infections

My mother has an abscess tooth and there is not enough left to pull. She does not have insurance so she can not pay to get it cut out. She is prescribed an antibiotic but cannot afford it. I had an infection a few weeks ago and still have some of my antibiotics left and i need to know if she can take them for this. ## Having 'some' of your antibiotics isn't going to be enough to give her a full course and destroy the infection. (You should have finished all of them, when you were taking them, actually.) In addition, even a full course of antibiotics is not going to solve the problem, with a tooth in that shape, she will just keep getting recurring infections and letting a dental infection like that go untreated can be very dangerous. What I'd recommend is looking for a d... ...

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Can Sulfameth be used for infection, caused by a toothache

I'd like to know if Sulfameth, can be used for infections.. causing a tootheache? ## Sulfamethoxazole with Trimethoprim, the active ingredients in Bactrim, is an antibiotic that is used to treat various types of infections. This means it will only help if your toothache is being caused by an infection of some type. Have you asked a dentist? Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, skin rash and diarrhea. Learn more: Are there any other comments or questions? ...

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tooth infections can i use sulfamethoxazole Trimethoprim

Extreme tooth ache (infection) reoccurring of course. The only option to eliminate the pain and infection is a dentist. Of course I do not have that option right now. I haven't for a long time. Thus reoccurring tooth pain(infection). I have taken Clindamycin in the past for a tooth infection. But right now I only have the Sulfameth-Trimethoprim 800/160mg tabs. From what I have read it is not often prescribed for a tooth infection. But for a bacterial infection yes. So I am giving it a try. If it works I will update you. If it doesn't then it's a trip to the Emergency room for a numbing shot and a prescription for antibiotics that I might or might not be able to pay for. Tooth aches, abscess, or infection. Honest to God worst pain imaginable. That says alot Because I have bee... ...

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sulfameth trimethoprim 800 160 is it good for tooth infection

My tooth cracked in half very sharp pain is in the tooth it is infected and I had a hip replacement in Feb, 2014. I still have this medicine that s good and want to relieve pain tonight. Can I use this medicine now? I will see dr. tomorrow. ## Hello, Angie! How are you? The FDA classifies this medication as an antibiotic, so it will only teat bacterial infections. Typical side effects are listed as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. However, it will not alleviate the pain. In order for this to help with the pain, it has to start fighting the infection and that will take several days. It's also best not to take it, unless your doctor confirms the presence of an infection and tells you that it's appropriate to do so. Taking it inap... ...

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Sulfamethoxazole Tmp Ds Tab Ip 272

I believe I was prescribed these pills for an infected tooth. We'll I never took them and it's been several months now, I just cranked the same tooth. It has now got very swollen and and it hurts BAD. Should I start taken these pills and go get the tooth pulled. ASAP! The tooth is not worth saving. Medication is: Sulfamethoxazole/tmp ds with ip 272 stamped on them, ## Sulfamethoxazole with Trimethoprim is an antibiotic that is used to treat various types of infections. Your best idea, however, is to consult with your dentist first, at least call them and explain the situation. Some want antibiotics to be used for a few days, before pulling an infected tooth, but some don't see it as necessary. Side effects to this medication may include: nausea, drowsiness, skin rash and dia... ...

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what is sulfameth trimeth ds 800 160

I have a abscess under my front bottom right tooth in the gums. I have no med insurance or money due to being out of work for last 5 yrs. Can someone take this for the infection. And how much would someone take? ## Hi, Dee! I'm sorry about the problem you're having, I've been there myself, but this is an issue that you really need to see a dentist and have treated. Many places in the U.S. have low-income dental clinics now that have emergency walk-in hours, so you may be able to get treatment free or at a significant discount and you really need to look into it. The reason I am saying this is because treating the infection will not help with the underlying reason for the infection. An abscess is usually caused by a deep cavity that has been left untreated for too long and de... ...

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Ibuprofen, Tylenol and Sulfamethoxazole

I've had a bad toothache for the most part of the day. I took 2 ibuprofen around 6 this morning, then two Tylenol after my bike ride around 11 a.m. and then I took 2 ibuprofen around 4 p.m. and I took my first dose of sulfamethoxazole around 8:20 p.m... Could this hurt me? ## How are you feeling? Did you experience any adverse effects? The FDA does warn that combining these medications could result in more nausea, drowsiness, and dizziness than usual. Are you on any other medications? ...

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sulfameth trimethoprim 800 160 side affect

I took this and have had a burning tongue since July. Could this be a side affect ## Hello, DeeDee! How are you? No, if you took a course of it back in July and still have the burning tongue, then it most likely hasn't been caused by the medication. Its typical side effects include nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Are you on any other medications? Have you been using any new toothpastes or mouthwashes? Have you had any dental work done? ...

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What Does The Pill Sulfameth Trimethoprim 800 Used For

What is the oval shaped pill ME 63 used for? I have a friend that found this pill by her 91 year old Mother's bedside and she is worried that it will harm her Mother. ## To answer your question, Sulfamethoxazole + Trimethoprim is a sulfonamide antibacterial combination that is used in the treatment of a variety of bacterial infections. Although its list of potential side effects makes this drug arguably one of the least desirable antibiotics on the market (in my opinion), all prescription drugs carry certain risk factors. You can learn more about this drug on the page for Sulfamethoxazole + Trimethoprim Details I hope this info helps! ## I've lost a filling and then the tooth broke off at the gum area .Now i suffer with a tender and swollen gum on a regular. I am without income ... ...

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does sulfamethoxazole tmp ds tab itp contain penicillin?

does this medication contain penicillin? ## No, the active ingredients are Sulfamethoxazole and Trimethoprim, although it is an antibiotic. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, skin rash and diarrhea. Read more here: Do you have any other questions? ## Will drinking and taking this medicine weaken its effects. Will it make you feel ill like some of the other antibiotics. ## thank u 4 ur answer. I am allergic to penicillin.bating an absessed tooth. Owwee! ## does sulfmethoxazole - tmp ds help bronchial infections ## Has given me a reaction - shakey balance, swelling of throat, feeling bad! Am allergic to penecillin, milk, gluten, tree nuts. What can I take safely? ## I took SMZ -TMP DS tab for 10 days ( the last pill I took it yesterday morning) this morning I have a.rash... ...

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very bad toothache

I have an abscess tooth will this medication work for this or is it used for a abscess tooth? Sulfameth/trimethoprim 800/160 tabs ## Sulfamethoxazole with Trimethoprim is an antibiotic, it's a generic for Bactrim, so it may help with the infection that causes an abscess, but that will only be a temporary fix. When you have an abscessed tooth, there has to be an underlying cause, such as a cavity and this will not fix that, so you will still need to see a dentist, or it will just eventually return. And since this a sulfa based antibiotic, which you can learn more Bactrim usage details on here, it may cause some side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. It can also cause an allergic reaction in some people, which may manifest as a fever, hives and d... ...

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What Is Sulfameth Trimethoprim 800 Used To Treat Kind Of Infection

Can sulfameth trimetoprim 800/160 be used to treat a tooth infection ? ## What has our dentist advised you to use? Have they confirmed the presence of an infection? Sulfamethoxazole with Trimethoprim is an antibiotic, but it is not usually the first choice for dental infections, since many of them respond better to other alternatives, such as Penicillin and Amoxicillin. ## No Dentist confirmation. Pretty sure of infection due to the pain & slight swelling of lower jaw near wisdom tooth. ...

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can you drink any type of alcohol while taking sulfamethoxazole tmp

I just took my last pill today, about 3 hours ago. I drank one beer a few days ago while taking it and I did experience more dizziness than usual but was fine. Do you think its okay to drink tonight? ## Hello, Ali! How are you? That close to having taken it, you will likely still experience more nausea and dizziness than usual, so it would be best to avoid drinking. If you feel you can't, then just try not to overdo it. You should be fine in a few days, though. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Can I take this medicine for a tooth ache ## I have a Tooth ache will this antibiotic help ...

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sulfa used for abscess tooth

Using smz v 120's for an abscess tooth.cheek and gum swollen. Good or bad idea ## Yes, Sulfamethoxazole is an antibiotic and it can be used for treating an abscessed tooth. Learn more Sulfamethoxazole details here. Have you consulted your dentist? It may not always be the first choice antibiotic and you also have to make sure that you have enough to complete a full course of treatment with it. ...

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