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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Thaler
41 years experience Prosthodontics
Depends: All depends on what is causing the soreness. Generally warm salt water rinses are soothing. Avoid spicy foods and any foods that are hard or crunchy. ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. TED FEDER
Dr. TED FEDER answered
40 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Why is Mouth Sore?: How long has your mouth been sore? Do you need to see a dentist? Are your teeth the cause? Your gums? I would say eat liquids and soft foods. Av ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
Peroxide…: Can be irritating to tissues. Try diluting it with warm salt water &/or mouthwash. If pain persists, see fp or dentist for exam & treatment.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sampson
26 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
It depends: There are many reasons for a sore mouth, so this question can't really be answered without a thorough examination in person. Possible causes may be a ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
14 years experience Infectious Disease
Impossible to tell: Without seeing it in person to examine the sore mouth, it is impossible to give an educated answer, especially with no other symptoms. See a doctor.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Definition: Pain or soreness of the mouth. Persistent symptoms should be evaluated by ENT doc or oral surgeon.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Thaler
41 years experience Prosthodontics
Soft, bland: Soft , bland foods. Easy to swallow. Applesauce, yogurt, pudding, mashed potatoes, jello, smoothies (add some whey protein), scrambled eggs. If you ne ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. John Scuba
25 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Sore mouth in baby: Depends where, but thrush is a good possibility. See your oms or a good pediatrician.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Powitzky
25 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Glossitis: There are many possibilities including tooth paste allergy, vitamin deficiency, dry mouth, yeast overgrowth, medication effect, poor dentition, and es ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aylwin david Nathaniel
Specializes in General Practice
Virtual : I would suggest doing a video virtual consultation through the Discovery DrConnect app or website if you can't get to your GP. We can assess you and s ... Read More

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