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Root Canal Topic Guide

Root Canal Root Canal : A root canal is a procedure that is used to preserve a tooth when there is a deep infection, decay, or other trauma. The procedure involves removing the pulp and replacing it with rubber material. A crown may be placed over the remaining part of the tooth. Root canals do not hurt as anesthesia ensures patient comfort during the procedure. Potential complications of a root canal include inflammation around the tooth and a blocked or missed canal.

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Root Canal Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

amoxicillin, clarithromycin, and omeprazole Amoxicillin, Clarithromycin, And Omeprazole

Amoxicillin is a penicillin antibiotic. Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic. These antibiotics fight bacteria in the body...learn more »

amoxicillin, clarithromycin, and lansoprazole Amoxicillin, Clarithromycin, And Lansoprazole

Amoxicillin is a penicillin antibiotic. Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic. These antibiotics fight bacteria in the body...learn more »

amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium Amoxicillin And Clavulanate Potassium

Amoxicillin is a penicillin antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body...learn more »

amoxicillin Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin is a penicillin antibiotic that fights bacteria...learn more »

clindamycin Clindamycin

Clindamycin is an antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body...learn more »

ibuprofen Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ibuprofen works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body...learn more »