Sun.Oct 01, 2023

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Manufacturer of Suboxone Is Sued for Dental Side Effects

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Suboxone, a medication used to treat opioid addiction, was approved for use by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2002. In 2022, the FDA issued a warning regarding Suboxone’s increased risk for dental side effects, citing more than 300 reports of dental caries in regular users. The warning came too late for one Ohio woman who began using Suboxone after becoming addicted to prescription pain medications.

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Can Veneers Get Cavities?

Hardin Dental

Patients who are looking to achieve a stunning smile often consider the route of dental veneers. These devices are thin porcelain shells that are custom-fitted to the patient’s natural teeth, concealing their imperfections and providing a stunning transformation. While veneers can improve the overall aesthetic of one’s teeth, it is vital that patients understand how to care for them to ensure they remain healthy and beautiful.

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