Antibiotics/Antimicrobials for Gum Disease
Some possible side effects of antibiotic pills include:
- Shortness of breath.
- Puffiness or swelling around the face.
- Bad taste in the mouth.
- Upset stomach.
Sometimes switching to a different medicine will reduce or end these side effects.
See Drug Reference for a full list of side effects. (Drug Reference is not available in all systems.)
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: August 5, 2011|
|Medical Review:||Reference Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Adam Husney, MD, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Steven K. Patterson, BS, DDS, MPH - Dentistry