Pharmacological management of acute dental pain

Canavan, Dermont
September 2007
Journal of the Irish Dental Association;Autumn2007, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p141
Academic Journal
The recent withdrawal of a popular analgesic medication by the Irish Medicines Board has raised a number of important questions regarding the use of analgesics for acute dental pain. This short article reviews some of the principles of analgesic usage and outlines the scope of available prescription drugs.


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