A 37-year-old member asked:
can you tell me how to get rid of canker sores with braces rubbing on it?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Arnold Malerman answered
52 years experience Orthodontics
Do ALL of these : Take 1 200 mg Advil (ibuprofen) 4x/day w full meal or lots of liquids. Rinse 4x/day w 1tsp salt in 8oz warm water. Put Orthodontic Wax onto "stickers." Dab Orabase-B onto sore spots w Q-Tip. Eat soft high-protein diet. Ask Orthodontic Specialist to adjust your appliances.
Answered on Jun 4, 2014
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