Will it help me to take Arnica Montana pills before my oral surgery?
San Mateo, CA
10 months ago
I will have bone grafting for upper tooth implant. Can I take Arnica Montana before the surgery. and so what is the dosage. Have the Surgery on May 6,2016.
Doctor Answers 1
There are no conclusive studies that show Arnica as effective in healing after oral surgery and may only be slightly effective as a pain reliever post-op. It won't hurt to take it but will be no substitute for prescription pain Meds and proper antibiotics
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