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Can a combination of batrim with clyndamicin help with a

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Can a combination of batrim with clyndamicin help with a tenacious tooth abscess? Many thanks for your answer! Since a week ago I have a tooth abscess and the tooth extraction is complicated. It seems that a chanel to sinus could form at the moment of the tooth extraction. Clyndamicin alone din't control the abscess,after tamen it during a week. May be Eikenella corrodens resistance to clyndamicin is playing an important role in my case. This bacill is bactrim susceptible!
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 9 months ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
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Bactrim will be fine since eikenella is susceptible to it.

Clindamycin will be good for other anerobic bacteria in the oral cavity.

Antibiotics should be continued for 7 days at least.
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