A 32-year-old female asked:
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i have a canker sore on upper gum near cheek, and now have a pain at my jawline/neck on the same side. what can i do to treat the pain?

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Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: I am wondering if the pain you are experiencing is because of the pain of the canker sore. If you are not already, try one of the numbing pastes or liquid medicines that you apply directly to the sore several times a day. You can also take ibuprofen (label directions).
Answered on Aug 3, 2014
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