Antibiotics|Artificial joints|heart valve issues|pre-medication

Taking Antibiotics Before Your Dental Appointment: Do I have to?

By jameson / April 1, 2015 /

Have you ever been required to take an antibiotic before your dental appointment?  That may have changed recently.  Based on an extensive review of scientific evidence, new guidelines are in place.  For many years antibiotic prophylaxis has been recommended for two groups of patients. The first group is those patients with a heart condition that…

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