Effects of azithromycin versus metronidazole-amoxicillin combination as an adjunct to nonsurgical periodontal therapy of generalized aggressive periodontitis.

OBJECTIVE This study evaluated the short-term clinical benefits of two systemic antibiotic regimes added to the nonsurgical periodontal treatment of generalized aggressive periodontitis. MATERIALS AND METHODS The patient records were reviewed and 45 patients were selected and divided into the following three groups: Scaling and root planning (SRP) only… (More)