Medication in Dentistry A-Z

Your dentist may recommend or prescribe a medication as part of your treatment.  You will receive instructions with any medication you take.  Please follow these instructions exactly.  If you are using any kind of medication already, make sure your dentist knows about it before you begin your treatment.  For more information about your medication, speak with your dentist.

Medications which may be recommended or prescribed for your use by a dentist include:

A

  • Acetaminophen
  • Advil
  • Aleve
  • Amitriptyline
  • Amoxicillin
  • Amoxicillin with Clavulanic Acid
  • Amoxil
  • Ampicillin
  • Anaprox
  • Anspor
  • Aspirin
  • Atarax
  • Augmentin
  • Azithromycin

B

  • Biaxin
  • Biocef

C

  • Celebrex
  • Celecoxib
  • Cephalexin
  • Cephradine
  • Cevimeline
  • Chloral hydrate
  • Cipro
  • Ciprofloxacin
  • Clarithromycin
  • Cleocin
  • Clindamycin
  • Clotrimazole
  • Codeine

D

  • Darvon
  • Diazepam
  • Diflunisal
  • Dolobid
  • Doxy-Caps
  • Doxycycline (low dose)
  • Doxycycline (regular dose)
  • Dynacin

E

  • E-mycin
  • Elavil
  • Eryc
  • Erythromycin
  • Evoxac

F

  • Flagyl
  • Floxin

G

  • Glycopyrollate

H

  • Halcion
  • Hydrocodone
  • Hydroxyzine

I

  • Ibuprofen

K

  • Keflex

L

  • Lotrimin

K

  • Metronidazole
  • Metryl
  • Midazolam
  • Minocin
  • Minocycline
  • Moi-Stir
  • Motrin
  • Mouth Kore
  • Mycelex
  • Mycostatin

N

  • Naproxen
  • Nilstate
  • Nurpin
  • Nystatin

O

  • Omnipen
  • Optimoist
  • Oxycodone

 

P

  • Pen-Vee K
  • Penicillin VK
  • Periostate
  • Pilocarpine
  • Polycillin
  • Propoxyphene

R

  • Robinul
  • Robinul-Forte

S

  • Salagen
  • Saliva Substitutes
  • Salivar
  • Salix

T

  • Triazolam
  • Trimoxtylenol

V

  • V-Cillin K
  • Valium
  • Velosef
  • Versed (injection or syrup)
  • Vibramycin
  • Vistaril

X

  • Xero-Lube

Z

  • Zithromax