Consultation with Primary Care Provider

1. Consultation with primary care provider may be necessary to assess patient status (disease control and ability to tolerate stress). Include patient's most current PT time. Client/Family Teaching

1. Use caution when using oral hygiene aids.

2. Brush teeth with a soft-bristle tooth brush.

3. Avoid OTC agents especially aspirin and NSAIDs.

4. Report any unusual bruising or bleeding; advise others esp. dentist of prescribed therapy, before surgery or new meds added.

5. Drug should be discontinued 7 days prior to elective surgery (including oral surgery).

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