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How do you get rid of a canker sore by tomorrow? I have a date

How do you get rid of a canker sore by tomorrow? I have a date

Canker sore healing: Cancer sores destroy tissue causing an ulcer, these take time to heal, typically a week or more.

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Dr. Sandra Eleczko
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Aphthous Stomatitis (Definition)

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How do you get rid of a canker sore by tomorrow? What cream, ointment, etc. Truly works?

How do you get rid of a canker sore by tomorrow? What cream, ointment, etc. Truly works?

Mouth bandaid: Your canker sore would heal quickly if you could keep your tongue off of it. Just like a cut on your finger that feels better with a bandaid on it a protective coating on the canker relieves acute pain & by keeping your probing tongue away promotes healing. Try kanka, a drop of tincture of benzoin or even one of milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide). All work by creating a temporary mouth bandaid.

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How do you get rid of a canker sore?

How do you get rid of a canker sore?

Canker sores: Canker sores will heal naturally in 7 -10 days. OTC products for canker sore can provide some relief, see your dentist to talk about prevention

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How in the world do you get rid of a canker sore?

How in the world do you get rid of a canker sore?

Mainly time: The main thing is just time there are some medications that can decrease pain (i.e., viscous lidocaine) and increase speed of recovery (i.e., steroids). Also, cauterizing the sore can speed healing and decrease pain. Most toothpastes have a detergent called sls (sodium laureth sulfate) that may cause these sores. Get a toothpaste that doesn't have sls, i.e., biotine cancer sore relief.

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Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a canker sore fast?

Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a canker sore fast?

Meds: There are some meds to help if you catch them right away, but you would have to have a prescription

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Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a canker sore painlessly?

Topical antibiotic: Applying a topical antibiotic to the sore may hasten the recovery but I have not read of any publication related to this practice.

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How do you get rid of a canker sore in mouth?

Don't get rid of: You actually don't get rid of canker sores. What you do is try to lessen their severity and try to have them for the shortest time they will allow. If you get them often...Try a prescription of acyclovir. Lysine from the store has been known to help. They have a life of about 14 days. Stress, fatigue, excessive sun exposure are some of the causes. Watch the spicy or acid foods.

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Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a canker sore in your mouth?

Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a canker sore in your mouth?

Mostly time: Mostly time. There are some medications or ointments you can get in a pharmacy to help them feel better meanwhile. Ask your pharmacy what they have and what they recommend. Some dentists can apply in-office treatment or laser to speed recovery somewhat.

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Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a canker sore without salt?

Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a canker sore without salt?

Licorice: Licorice has been used since ancient times to treat canker sores in the mouth. Also, small studies show it can be effective when used as a mouthwash -- 50-75% improvement in 1 day. Http://tinyurl. Com/kr9aeau sucking on dgl lozenges may work also. Other studies showed positive results with a dissolving licorice disk placed on the sore. Http://tinyurl. Com/mdvde3o.

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How do I get rid of a canker sore today?

How do I get rid of a canker sore today?

No quick cure: Canker sores are caused by a virus and take time to heal. This takes typically 7-10 days to run its course. Usually when you notice the cold sore the virus has been going for 3 days as its caused by a virus antibiotics don't help. Best treatment is to place an antiviral ointment (prescription needed) on the cold sore and avoid licking or touching it during the healing period.

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How can I quickly get rid of a canker sore?

Couple of meds: Herpecin-l is an over the counter chapstick type medication. Zovirax (acyclovir) is good if the canker sore is from herpes.

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What should I do to get rid of a canker sore?

What should I do to get rid of a canker sore?

Licorice: Licorice has been used since ancient times to treat canker sores in the mouth. Also, small studies show it can be effective when used as a mouthwash -- 50-75% improvement in 1 day. Http://tinyurl. Com/kr9aeau sucking on dgl lozenges may work also. Other studies showed positive results with a dissolving licorice disk placed on the sore. Http://tinyurl. Com/mdvde3o.

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What are solutions to get rid of a canker sore?

What are solutions to get rid of a canker sore?

Licorice: Licorice has been used since ancient times for canker sores (also known as apthous ulcers) in the mouth. Also, small studies show it can be effective when used as a mouthwash -- 50-75% improvement in 1 day. Http://tinyurl. Com/kr9aeau sucking on dgl lozenges may work also. Other studies showed positive results with a dissolving licorice disk placed on the sore. Http://tinyurl. Com/mdvde3o.

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Most trusted means to get rid of a canker sore?

Licorice: Licorice has been used since ancient times to treat canker sores in the mouth. Also, small studies show it can be effective when used as a mouthwash -- 50-75% improvement in 1 day. Http://tinyurl. Com/kr9aeau sucking on dgl lozenges may work also. Other studies showed positive results with a dissolving licorice disk placed on the sore. Http://tinyurl. Com/mdvde3o.

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Fastest easiest way to get rid of a canker sore?

Fastest easiest way to get rid of a canker sore?

Try Zilactin B,: An over the counter medication found in pharmacies. Dry area, apply thin layer, let it dry and turn white. Your dentist can prescribe a steroid in a delivery vehicle called orabase. Rx for that! Avoid toothpaste with sodium lauryl sulfate which can help cause. Avoid acidic foods. Be careful brushing not to gouge tissue. Lasers work very well, hope your dentist has one. Good luck!

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What's the best way to get rid of a canker sore?

What's the best way to get rid of a canker sore?

They usually resolve: W/o treatment. If you have a canker sore (aphthous ulcer) you can rinse your mouth w warm salt water. Mix a teaspoon of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times a day. Another option is to swish a mix of 1 part milk of magnesia ; 1 part liquid Benadryl (diphenhydramine) in your mouth. Spit out after about a minute. Avoid eating spicy food or food that is hot (high temperature). Please call your >.

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Can you describe how to get rid of a canker sore?

Can you describe how to get rid of a canker sore?

Diodle Laser: You either have to wait it out or you can find a dentist with a diode laser. The laser treatment is quick, painless and can reduce healing time to half or less.

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What method is there to get rid of a canker sore?

What method is there to get rid of a canker sore?

Options: There are some over the counter medications and other meds requiring a prescription. The key is to catch it early.

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Can I tell me how I can get rid of a canker sore?

Can I tell me how I can get rid of a canker sore?

Wait: Once the sore appears, there is little you can do but wait.

Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
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