Dentrix Ideas

Medication name (detail) needs to be able to be longer

There are so many medication names that are longer than the amount allowed. Why is this limited? It should at least have more characters that what is currently allowed

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  • Sep 12 2019
  • Released
  • Jan 23, 2023

    Admin response

    Character limits have been increased for medication, allergy, and medical conditions in the latest Dentrix release 22.6. This update is in a metered roll out, so if you don't see it in your update manager please contact our support team to be added. This update should be rolled out to everyone in the next few weeks. For details included in the update, please visit

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  • Emily Gable Robinson commented
    9 Apr 08:55pm

    80 characters is not enough!!

  • Emily Gable Robinson commented
    18 Jan, 2023 11:04pm

    PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE fix this!! Our entire patient processing system has been put on hold.