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Dental antibiotics – When to use what

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Dental antibiotics – When to use what Dental antibiotics vary from procedure to procedure and from dentist to dentist. Cephalosporins don’t offer any advantage over penicillin V unless the patient is in the hospital. Cephalosporins are effective against S aureus, an organism responsible for many secondary infections that patients acquire in hospitals. For penicillin-allergic patients, […]