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How do I get rid of mouth ulcers?

How do I get rid of mouth ulcers?

Depends on the cause: Mouth ulcers can be caused by many different things, including infections and autoimmune diseases. The most common causes are aphthous ulcers and type 1 herpes. You should be evaluated by your doctor and treated appropriately. ...Read more

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Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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How do I get rid of a mouth ulcer?

How do I get rid of a mouth ulcer?

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 sore that aids healing. Ulcers outside of your mouth (cold sores caused by the herpes virus) can be treated otc with drugs like abreva. Herpes can also be treated with prescription drugs to relieve symptoms, so consult your doctor. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of nose irritation?

How do I get rid of nose irritation?

Get a diagnosis: Nose "irritation" is a very non-specific complaint. In order to know what to do, you have to have a physician who can do a complete examination of the nose and related structures (ears, nose, sinuses, throat) and understand the immune system. Then you will hopefully have a diagnosis and get the proper treatment. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of inside mouth pain?

How do you get rid of inside mouth pain?

GO SEE A DENTIST: Or oral surgeon and find the cause for the pain, then treat it. ...Read more

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How do I quickly get rid of a sore inside my mouth?

How do I quickly get rid of a sore inside my mouth?

Mouth sores: A number of home remedies or otc preps can help: rinsing mouth with mixture of warm salt water, alcohol-based mouthwash, & peroxide (don't swallow!) can soothe & help heal sores. Topical oragel/anbesol can numb pain, as can lozenges with benzocaine. Glyoxide (otc) gel forms foamy peroxide inside your mouth. If not improving, see fp to make sure more isn't going on. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of a dry mouth?

What can I do to get rid of a dry mouth?

See your PCP: There are many causes of dry mouth like side effect of certain medications, certain diseases and infections (diabetes, anemia), nerve damage, just to name a few. See your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment or referral to a specialist. ...Read more

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What do I do to get rid of mouth sores?

What do I do to get rid of mouth sores?

Colgate Orabase: With Benzocaine will "numb" the area and protect it too. Apply with a clean finger or q-tip. Do not use if you are allergic to any of the ingredients. If you get canker sores frequently, try using a toothpaste without sodium lauryl sulfate (sls) such as fluoridex without sls. See your dentist too . As they can use a laser to speed up healing. ...Read more

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How do i get rid of my nose infection?

How do i get rid of my nose infection?

Please specify. : Is it an infection of the skin of the nose or an infection within the nose. Treatment will differ depending on the location of your infection. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a cold?

How do I get rid of a cold?

Will take its course: Common cold is caused by a virus and there is no antibiotic used to treat it. It is self limiting and usually one gets better within 5 to7 days.But you can take some symptomatic meds like decogestants with or without cough medicine if you need relief for cough and Tylenol or Ibuprofen for aches or fever. And drink plenty fluids and refrain from smoking ...Read more

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How do I get rid of skin tabs?

How do I get rid of skin tabs?

SKIN TAGS: I believe you mean skin tags. For the common, small skin tags, it's a simple procedure for a dermatologist to snip them off, usually under a local anesthetic. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of head sores?

How do I get rid of head sores?

Head sores: Treating sores of the scalp depends on the cause, of which there are many. Eczema, psoriasis, seborrhea, fungal/bacterial infection, parasitic infestation, chemical irritation, chronic scratching/tic disorder, etc. etc. Your healthcare practitioner or dermatologist can help you sort this out! ...Read more

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How do I get rid of extra saliva in my mouth?

How do I get rid of  extra saliva in my mouth?

Swallow it!: Saliva is a great thing which helps you begin to digest foods and helps you fight tooth decay! there are many who are on medications or have had radiation or chemotherapy which has reduced or dried up their saliva! they would love to have your "problem"! ...Read more

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How do I get rid of my gut?

How do I get rid of my gut?

How to: There is no such thing as spot fat loss. You would need to lose weight in general & a certain proportion of that will be abdominal fat. This can be done by eating healthfully, being physically active and making sure that calories burned exceed calories consumed. However you can improve your appearance by toning your abs. To tighten your abdominal muscles consider doing crunches, reverse crunches. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of my rough tongue?

How do I get rid of my rough tongue?

You can't: It is the way your tongue has developed and there is no way to get rid of it without significant surgery. The healing would be very painful and it may not cure the problem. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of saliva in my mouth?

What can I do to get rid of saliva in my mouth?

Seriously?: Are you really a 46 year-old from New York City? I don't think so with a question like this. Why do you want to get rid of the saliva in your mouth? Saliva belongs in your mouth. It performs many important roles. Without saliva, you cannot begin to digest your food, and you will lose all of your teeth, among other things. This question doesn't make any sense at all. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of Candida?

How do I get rid of Candida?

Candida: You can use diflucan which is an anti-fungal medication ...Read more

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What do I do to get rid of mouth ulcers and how come i constantly keep getting them?

What do I do to get rid of mouth ulcers and how come i constantly keep getting them?

Body's reaction: You are lucky enough to have an immune response to any sort of stimulation that your mouth tissues run into. You have many choices, some are simpler. For instance go to your local health vitamin shop. Get l-lysine, vitamin k, b- complex vitamins and clean all the spicy, sharp, acidic food out of your fridge. Then take them and watch your diet. Switch to a toothpaste with no sls an see what happens. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of air in my vagina?

How do I get rid of air in my vagina?

Valsalva maneuver: Holding your breath and pushing down with your abdominal muscles may express some of the air, however vaginal air has a tendency to be "trapped" and expelled at the most inopportune or embarrassing times. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of sores in my mouth?

How can I get rid of sores in my mouth?

HERPES LABIALIS: And gingivostomatitis are painful lesions in the mouth relieved by putting zylocaine viscous directly on the lesions by swabs or mouth rinse before meals. Viral creams can also be used. ...Read more

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Why do I have a nasty taste in my mouth? And how do I get rid of this?

See a dentist: The most common reason for a bad taste is beccause your mouth is unhealthy. Infections and gum disease will cause bad breath and bad tastes. See a dentist and find out exactly what is going on in your mouth and get the treatmetn you need to fix this problem. It will not get better on its own. ...Read more

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My daughter always gets sores in her mouth. What causes this and how do I get rid of them and prevent them?

Aphthae: These are common and usually only a minor bother. A specific cause is rarely found.Try sucking on a clove if you need pain relief. Occassionally it hurts enough to warrent a medical investigation and prescription. ...Read more

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I have sores at the crease of where my mouth opens how do I get rid of it?

OTC CTEAMS: Buy a one percent Hydrocortisone cream and an anti-fungal cream. Mix them together equally and plot apply small amount to the angles of your mouth twice a day, especially before you go to bed at night. Once the rash has resolved you can just put the zinc oxide at the corners of your mouth before you go to bed. ...Read more

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I have sores at the crease of where my mouth opens. How do I get rid of it?

I have sores  at the crease of where my mouth opens. How do I get rid of it?

MOUTH CORNERS SORE: Without looking i couldn't be sure, but it sounds as if you have a condition called angular stomatitis or perleche. Often due to a yeast infection. Stop chewing gum, use a mild toothpaste (tom's of maine is a good one); don't eat raw fruit without cutting it up. A prescription product called mycolog cream can sometimes help. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a big bump in my mouth?

How do I get rid of a big bump in my mouth?

See your dentist: Some conditions like big lump or bump in your mouth require further assessment and your primary care doctor may schedule a follow-up appointment or refer you to a specialist to determine a diagnosis. See your dentist first for evaluation. ...Read more

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Do I have herpes of the tongue/mouth and if so how do I get rid of it?

Culture: Oral herpes is common and can be diagnosed with blood test or culture. Antiherpetic medicines can help eradicate a lesion but will not cure you of the disease. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why do these spots keep coming up around my mouth, and how do I get rid of them fast !?

Why do these spots keep coming up around my mouth, and how do I get rid of them fast !?

Spots: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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I think I have an ulcer in my mouth. How do I get rid of this?

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 sores or if it is due to autoimmune issues, it just needs to heal on it's own. Some allergies can cause ulceration of oral tissues. If this is the cause, the offending substance must be identified and removed. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a mouth ulcer?

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 sore that aids healing. Ulcers outside of your mouth (cold sores caused by the herpes virus) can be treated otc with drugs like abreva. Herpes can also be treated with prescription drugs to relieve symptoms, so consult your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a unusual bone in my mouth. How do I get rid of it?

I have a unusual bone in my mouth. How do I get rid of it?

See your dentist: Some conditions like an unusual bone in your mouth can be harmless tori or more serious condition that require further assessment and dentist may schedule a follow-up appointment or refer you to a specialist to determine a diagnosis. See your dentist first for evaluation. ...Read more

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Painful red dot in back of mouth on gums. What could it be and how do I get rid of it?

Several things...: This could be several different things. It could be an abscessed tooth, an impacted, infected wisdom tooth, a periodontal abscess or even a cyst or tumor in the jaw. You should see your dentist for a thorough evaluation. Your dentist may refer you to an oral surgeon for further evaluation. Good luck! ...Read more

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After I kiss smoker for a long time, I get this bad taste in my mouth, how do I get rid of it?

After I kiss smoker for a long time, I get this bad taste in my mouth, how do I get rid of it?

Mouthwash: You might want to try some mouthwash. However, you could try convincing the smoker to quit. It works for both of you - you don't get that nasty taste in your mouth anymore and you convince him/her to quit for his/her own health. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of blisters on the inside of my mouth?

How do I get rid of blisters on the inside of my mouth?

Vit B2: Riboflavin b2 helps with blister sores. The other product is methionine take 400mg twice daily rebuilds collagen. To relieve pain u can use intenzyme forte cost $15 with biotic research good enzymatic pain killer. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of this weird taste of gas in my mouth?

How do I get rid of this weird taste of gas in my mouth?

Nose&MouthRConnected: What kind of gas? Burp gas (beer burp? pizza burp? fish burp? garlic? onion? pate de foie gras?)? Butt gas? Strep throat smell? Smell of rotting dingo? All of which is to say: modify your diet, make sure you don't have an oral, lung, or dental infection. that your sinuses are open and clean. And that you're not high on a combination of ecstasy and DMT. Maybe check with your dentist or regular doc ...Read more