A 34-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

what do i do to get rid of a mouth ulcer quickly?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
49 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Comfortable: Anything that makes you comfortable. It takes about 2 weeks to go away no matter what you seem to do. However check with your pharmacy for a few items that may make you more comfortable - remember that they generally do not shorten the 2 week time.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Pope
44 years experience Dentistry
Zilactin: Zilactin will give temporary relief even though it stings at first. More important is to find the cause of your ulcers if they are a recurring problem ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
49 years experience Dentistry
Depends on source: If the ulcer is traumatic in nature, it must be protected until healing can proceed. If the ulcer is infectious in nature (viral) or you have canker ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garrett Caldwell
8 years experience Family Medicine
Canker Sores?: Canker sores (ulcers in your mouth) can be easily treated over the counter with things like kankaid that provide a pain relieving covering for the sor ... Read More
7
7 thanks
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Earl Sandroff
42 years experience Dentistry
Patience...: Most mouth ulcers are a virus that will run its course. If you do nothing they usually go away in 14 days. If you try to put something on them, the ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month