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Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, and pain.
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My gum is swelling and cheek also swelling. maybe because of

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my gum is swelling and cheek also swelling. maybe because of wisdom tooth. I think I need some antibiotics for now
JA: Has the swelling been stable or getting worse? Is this a repeating or first-time issue?
Customer: first time. the swelling is getting worse and pain as well
JA: Got it. What dosage of the antibiotics are you using? Any allergies to medications or other substances?
Customer: no. I am not allergic to any medicine.
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Dentist should know?
Customer: there is nothing as far as I recall
Submitted: 14 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 14 days ago.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
This isn't a telemedicine site and for us to offer a prescription of any kind would be illegal and malpractice

Your doctor or an urgent care doctor can do that for you

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Hi, thank you for answering. I just need some antibiotics and some pain killers for my gum swelling and pain. That’s all
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 14 days ago.

I understand, but

This isn't a telemedicine site and for us to offer a prescription of any kind would be illegal and malpractice

Your doctor or an urgent care doctor can do that for you