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Thursday, August 21, 2014
Dental and Oral Health (Seniors)
Methotrexate and tooth pain/sensitivity
Does methotrexate interfere with any implants/crowns/fillings? I have been taking for about 3 months and my teeth today are very sensitive and hurting. I do not have any cavities and go to the dentist every 6 months?
Methotrexate will not interfere with implants, crowns or fillings. It is expected to cause some mouth sores.
Alfredo Hernandez, DDS, MS
Assistant Professor of Comprehensive Care
School of Dental Medicine
Case Western Reserve University