Skip Opioids and Prescribe Ibuprofen Instead

Opioids are not among the most effective–or longest lasting–options available for relief from acute dental pain, a new examination of the results from more than … more

New Policy in Effect for Opioid Control in Dentistry

The American Dental Association (ADA) today announced a new policy on opioids supporting mandates on prescription limits and continuing education in what could be the … more

Infection Control

Codeine: Are We Prescribing the Right Opioid to Our Patients?

Given the epidemic of narcotic abuse in Canada, it is important we discuss choices when prescribing opiods. We should be both more pensive prior to … more