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I have an absess and need a antibiotic please help me I have no insurance
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Dentist: Dr Ray, Dentist (DDS or equivalent) replied 9 months ago
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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Hi I live in NY. I dont currently have dental insurance and I have an Abscess can you help me by getting me a prescription for an antibiotic til I can get to a dentist to have tooth extracted
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
I can not call can you work with me this way
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Hello Dr Ray
Dentist: Dr Ray, Dentist (DDS or equivalent) replied 9 months ago

I'm sorry, but I can not call in a prescription for you. You would have to be a patient of mine to do that.

Can you get in touch with the dentist that will be doing your extraction to call in antibiotics?

Thanks,

Dr Ray

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
I don’t have one yet I want to get rid of this abscess first
Dentist: Dr Ray, Dentist (DDS or equivalent) replied 9 months ago

I understand. I will put your question back up for consideration by another expert. Maybe there will be a JustAnswer Dentist close to your vicinity that will be able to help you.

Best of luck,

Dr Ray

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