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Could you explain how to get rid of sores in the mouth?

Could you explain how to get rid of sores in the mouth?

Sores?: If they are the typical sores they are probably a herpetic virus, like a canker sore but it could be a traumatic lesion from brusing your gums or cheek or a chemical burn like holding an Aspirin next to a bad tooth (don't try). ...Read more

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 to get rid of sores in your mouth?

How to get rid of sores in your mouth?

Laser Treatment: A way to get rid of sores in your mouth is to have your dentist perform a laser treatment on the sore, which is not painful and takes about 10-15 minutes for the sore to be treated and removed. Also, if you are unable to go into the dentist office, you can swish with an alcoholic mouthwash twice per day to clean the area and help the sore heal. ...Read more

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How to get rid of sores in mouth?

How to get rid of sores in mouth?

Depends on cause: You should see your dentist to determine the cause. Most common are viral and go away in 10 - 14 days. You can ease the pain somewhat with warm salt water rinses 3 - 5 times / day. You could have other conditions which need more treatment. Go get checked if they don't resolve in 2 weeks. ...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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Could you explain how to get rid of sores in mouth?

Could you explain how to get rid of sores in mouth?

Time: Most oral ulcers resolve spontaneously after 7-10 days. There are some over-the-counter medications that might help, including ziladent and orabase. If they're caused by a virus, such as herpes, then abreva may help. ...Read more

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How to get rid of constant sores in your mouth?

How to get rid of constant sores in your mouth?

Treat the cause: If it is viral (herpes infection), use Acyclovir or antiviral medication. If canker sore (apthuous ulcer), keep clean to prevent bacterial infection and it will resolve in 5 days or use laser treatment. If caused by trauma due to cheek or tongue biting, treat the occlusion (grinding, adjust occlusion, or crowns). ...Read more

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How to get rid of cold sores on your mouth?

How to get rid of cold sores on your mouth?

You cant...: They are normally viral and must run their course. A dentist can treat them to make them less painful. A laser can be used to make them hurt less. There are also over the counter meds that you can apply topically that accelerate healing and reduce pain such as abreva, zilactin, and oragell. ...Read more

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How to get rid of cold sores in mouth quickly?

How to get rid of cold sores in mouth quickly?

Cold sore: Cold sores are of viral origin. You need to get an anti viral prescription from your dentist. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of the sores in your bf's mouth?

How can you get rid of the sores in your bf's mouth?

Use Canker Cover: Painful mouth sores are usually canker sores (aphthous ulcer) which are found on the inside of your cheek, under your tongue, the tip of your tongue, or the roof of your month. They will usually go away in 7 - 10 days. There are many natural remedies, but i like canker cover by quantum health, which is a patch that will cover the sore. If you have a lot of sores you should see your dentist. ...Read more