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I have a cracked tooth which has caused an abscess I have

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Hi I have a cracked tooth which has caused an abscess I have been given antibiotics but I am in soooo much pain and have not slept for 48 hrs ... My dentist is not available Til 8.30 and I have taken maximum pain relief.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
thanks for this question.I would recommend taking ibuprofen and tylenol for thisyou can take 800 mg of ibuprofen at a timeIf this isn't enough I recommend going to ER for this.They can give you narcotics until you can get in with the dentist
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
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