How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr Chip (M.D.) Your Own Question
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.), Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 50388
Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr Chip (M.D.) is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Can you tell me if CLarithromycin will cure my toothache.

This answer was rated:

can you tell me if CLarithromycin will cure my toothache
JA: The Doctor can help. Just a couple quick questions before I transfer you. What are all your symptoms? Have you talked to a doctor about the toothache?
Customer: not yet. the pain is in a tooth where I had an inlay put a couple of years ago
JA: Have you seen a doctor about the pain?
Customer: No would probably have to wait about three days to get an aoppointment
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: i have parkinsons disease as well as chronic inflammatory arthritis. i also have an atrial fibrillation.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip

Do you have access to clarithromycin?

If so, what dosage?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
yes i have 14 tablets at 500mg

Yes--that would be very appropriate for a tooth infection

You need to take one of them twice a day for a week

Please let me know if you need any more information

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
yes i have 14 tablets f 500mg
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
thank you

My pleasure

I'm here if you ever need me again

Please remember to rate my service to you so I can get credit for my time

Dr Chip (M.D.) and 8 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you