A 19-year-old female asked:
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so i bit my lip the in side and it left a sore and can i use old orajel even tho its bad ?

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Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Orajel: If it makes you feel better, that's fine. It does not speed healing, it only relieves discomfort for a short time.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Sores: There are a myriad of reasons for mouth sores, ranging from trauma to infection to neoplasm. Please see your Dentist for differential diagnosis and appropriate treatment plan.
Answered on Oct 25, 2017

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