Buffered vs. Unbuffered Local Anesthesia in Mandibular Molars Diagnosed with Symptomatic Irreversible Pulpitis: A Controlled, Randomized Double-blind Study
Are you eligible to participate in this study?
You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:
Conditions: irreversible pulpitis | pulpitis
Age: Between 18 - 80 Years
Gender: Male or Female
- Male or Female
- Between the ages of 18 and 80 years old
- Have the ability and the willingness to independently consent to treatment and study participation.
- Must have an uncomplicated medical history (ASA I and II).
- Must be experiencing signs of irreversible pulpitis (an exaggerated response to cold that lingers longer than 10 seconds) in a mandibular molar at the time of conducting the study.
- Allergies to local anesthetics/sulfites (confirmed or self-reported).
- Currently pregnant
- The use of acetaminophen or short-acting NSAIDs (i.e.-Ibuprofen) within the previous 6 hours; or longer acting NSAIDs (i.e.- naproxen) within the previous 16 hours.
- Requiring nitrous oxide during treatment.
- Unhealthy injection area with other pre-existing conditions or infections
- A negative response to cold in the proposed treatment tooth.
Recruitment StatusEnrolling By Invitation
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