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Does amoxicillin/clarithromycin/omeprazole cause mouth and tongue sores? If so, how do I relieve the soreness?

Does amoxicillin/clarithromycin/omeprazole cause mouth and tongue sores? If so, how do I relieve the soreness?

Oral Sores: You did not mention why you are on these medications. You would have to be seen by dentist and\or physician in order to establish the cause of your mouth and tongue sores and how best to alleviate the problem. ...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 can I relieve sore mouth after eating sunflower seeds?

How can I relieve sore mouth after eating sunflower seeds?

Let it heal: Sorry about the sores. The mouth is very resilient and your sores should heal quickly. Soften up the diet and stay away from hard foods (like sunflower seeds) for a few days. Also, avoid hot and spicy foods. ...Read more

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How can I relieve sore mouth from orthodontist?

How can I relieve sore mouth from orthodontist?

OTC Pain meds: For typical orthodontic pain, otc pain meds usually cover it. Things like tylenol, (acetaminophen) advil, Motrin can relieve the discomfort of braces. In my practice I have found that Motrin works the best. Just follow the label instructions and you should be fine. If the pain continues, contact your orthodontist, as there may be something else wrong. ...Read more

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What are some easy ways to relieve sore mouth due to braces?

What are some easy ways to relieve sore mouth due to braces?

Advil (ibuprofen) or wax: If the teeth are sore after adjustment of the appliances, advil (ibuprofen) and soft diet are the best options. If the appliances are rubbing on the lips and cheeks, ask your orthodontist for wax. It is a soft wax that you can put on the appliances to prevent sharp edges from irritating the tissues. ...Read more

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Soreness upper mouth and tongue discomfort on same side. Been ent, er, and pcp. No lesions. Pcp says anxiety. How does anxiety cause a sore mouth?

Soreness upper mouth and tongue discomfort on same side. Been ent, er, and pcp. No lesions. Pcp says anxiety. How does anxiety cause a sore mouth?

Sore mouth: Do you have any lesions in the mouth? Ant red spots? Occasionally viral illnesses can cause some mouth pain both before and after the lesions. Stress can bring out the viral illnesses as it can lower the resistance to infection. Good luck and feel better! ...Read more

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I was prescribe amoxicillin trihydrate after all 4 of my wisdom teeth were removed. What are the side effects of this drug I am a 16 and weigh 52kg?

I was prescribe amoxicillin trihydrate after all 4 of my wisdom teeth were removed. What are the side effects of this drug I am a 16 and weigh 52kg?

Very few.: Amoxicillin is a very safe antibiotic with very, very few side effects. Take it with 8 oz of water, which can help prevent a yeast infection, or diarrhea if taken for 7-10 days, which are fairly common side effects of most antibiotics. Other than that, there are very few side effects, if you are not allergic to drugs in the penicillin class. Good for you for checking carefully before taking it. ...Read more

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4 infected teeth pulled on tues. Today I still have very sore and swollen lymph nodes on the same side of my neck. On augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) still. Should I worry?

4 infected teeth pulled on tues. Today I still have very sore and swollen lymph nodes on the same side of my neck. On augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) still. Should I worry?

Probably not: Healing takes time. My first question is are you getting better each day or worse? By today the swelling should be starting to go down. Remember you had an infection of four teeth, then you had and injury - the extractions. Finally, antibiotics are not a miracle drug and, most of all, they take days to work. Drink lots of fluids, stay hydrated. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with acute pharyngitis but I don't have a sore throat just dry mouth low grade fever left tonsil is swollen I was give amoxicillin?

I was diagnosed with acute pharyngitis but I don't have a sore throat just dry mouth low grade fever left tonsil is swollen I was give amoxicillin?

Pharyngitis: You're really dealing with a technicality of terminology. If your tonsil is inflamed and infected, the tonsil is part of your pharynx or throat. Therefore the diagnosis of pharyngitis is appropriate. I would usually call it tonsillopharyngitis. ...Read more

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What could cause a sore mouth and burning sensation?

What could cause a sore mouth and burning sensation?

Burning sensation: That topic can be very involved, but check also certain vitamin deficiency can lead to burning sensation talk to your doctor ...Read more

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Just got spacers from the orthodontics. What can I do to lessen the sore mouth?

Just got spacers from the orthodontics. What can I do to lessen the sore mouth?

Wait! It gets better: Many people agree that spacers hurt more than the braces themselves!

most people will feel some discomfort as the teeth start separating - generally lasting 2-3 days.

Remedies include taking a pain reliever similar in strength to what you would take for a headache. A soft diet can also help. More than anything, hang in there - it gets better! ...Read more

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Can lime juice burn the mouth? Is it good for a sore mouth?

Can lime juice burn the mouth? Is it good for a sore mouth?

Lime juice...: The citric acid in lime juice can sting or burn if you have an open wound in your mouth such as an ulcer or any tear in the mucous membrane which lines your mouth. I wouldn't suggest using it for a sore mouth. It probably wouldn't do any real damage, but it would likely be uncomfortable for awhile. ...Read more

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Sore mouth and tongue after eating pineapple. What could this mean?

Sore mouth and tongue after eating pineapple. What could this mean?

Allergy: I use to get an itchy throat from eating watermelon. I had it checked out and found that I was mildly allergic to this fruit. Just quit eating pineapple. ...Read more

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What can be done for sore mouth ulcers?

Mouth sores: It would be good to have your dentist take a look at the lesions to diagnose exactly what they are. Generally they last 7-10 days. Short term you can apply a over the counter ointment for canker sores/ulcers to numb it. It could be viral or bacterial or even from trauma or stress. ...Read more

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What can I eat with a sore mouth?

Why is Mouth Sore?: How long has your mouth been sore? Do you need to see a dentist? Are your teeth the cause? Your gums? I would say eat liquids and soft foods. Avoid spicy foods. ...Read more

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I have a mouth problem what will I do sore mouth?

Depends: Who you should see and what you should do about a sore mouth depends on what is sore in your mouth. I would suggest seeing a dental professional as a starting point. If your problem is not a dental problem you can be referred to the appropriate healthcare provider. ...Read more

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What kinds of food should I eat when having a sore mouth?

What kinds of food should I eat when having a sore mouth?

Soft, bland: Soft, bland foods. Easy to swallow. Applesauce, yogurt, pudding, mashed potatoes, jello, smoothies (add some whey protein), scrambled eggs. If you need meat/fish, cut verysmall, eat little bits and slowly. Drink lots of liquid with meal. Avoid spices, acidic foods/drinks, and extremely hot foods/liquids. Rinse with warm salt water frequently. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for a sore mouth from braces?

What are some home remedies for a sore mouth from braces?

Multiple: Take Ibuprofen (advil) every 4 hrs with 8oz liquid. Rinse w 1tsp salt in 8oz warm water every 4 hrs. Put orthodontic wax onto anything sticking out. Dab bezocaine in orabase onto sore spots w q-tip. Soft, high protein diet. Keep mouth immaculately clean. ...Read more

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What can I do about a swollen and sore mouth due to an abscess?

Hmmmm: See a doc - or dentist

swokken mouth and abscess sounds like yoru tooth - did yuo see a dentist. ...Read more

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Which vitamin or mineral shortage when having sore mouth corners?

Which vitamin or mineral shortage when having sore mouth corners?

Angular cheilitis or: Perl├Ęche may be associated with vitamin b2 (riboflavin) deficiency, iron deficiency anemia, or zinc deficiency or any state of malnutrition. The fissures that form can become secondarily infected with thrush (the fungus candida). See your doc for advice on dietary changes or supplements &/or treatment if you have thrush. ...Read more

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Please I have a sore mouth, kindly advise on causes and treatment?

Please I have a sore mouth, kindly advise on causes and treatment?

See a dentist or: Physician. We can't tell you what is wrong and how to treat without looking in your mouth under good lighting. ...Read more

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My husband has a problem with sore mouth after chemo, what can we do to prevent this?

My husband has a problem with sore mouth after chemo, what can we do to prevent this?

Supportive care: Many chemotherapy regimens cause mouth sores, or mucositis. It is sometimes difficult to prevent the sores, but good oral hygiene can help to minimize them and prevent the risk of secondary infection. For a particular chemotherapy agent, methotrexate, your oncologist can sometimes increase hydration and give a medicine known as leucovorin to help with the development of mucositis. ...Read more

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How do I prevent getting a sore mouth after a lot of vomiting?

How do I prevent getting a sore mouth after a lot of vomiting?

Rinse: You should try to rinse with water after vomiting, to reduce the acid. If possible, you might feel better if you can rinse with salt water. Avoid chemicals, and things like listerine, with high alcohol content. ...Read more

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How to prevent clenching teeth at night that leads to a sore mouth?

How to prevent clenching teeth at night that leads to a sore mouth?

Occlusal guard: See your dentist about an occlusal guard. See a therapist for stress reduction techniques. ...Read more

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My 2y.&4 months son has sore mouth after fever, now he can't eat any thing due to pain. He can't do mouth rins so what is best treatment for him?

My 2y.&4 months son has sore mouth after fever, now he can't eat any thing due to pain. He can't do mouth rins so what is best treatment for him?

Teething?: May be getting baby molars in. Can be a difficult time. Have your dentist take a look and talk with you about topical numbing agents and pediatric analgesics. 1st dental appt age 1 to evaluate growth and development, fluorides, diet, oral hygiene, etc. You may want to consider seeing a pediatric dental specialist for the same reasons you see a pediatrician. ...Read more

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What is the best? Way to sooth sore mouth/teeth from braces?

What is the best? Way to sooth sore mouth/teeth from braces?

6 hints: 1. 1 200mg advil/ibuprofen/motrin every 4 hrs w food or liquids 2. Rinse 3x/day w 1tsp salt in 8oz warm water. Swish & spit out 3. Dry the "sticker" and cover it w orthodontic wax 4. Dab orabase with Benzocaine onto sore spots 5. Keep mouth scrupulously clean 6. Eat soft high-protein diet do all six, pain will diminish rapidly. If irritation recurs at later date, repeat instructions. ...Read more

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What could cause a burning sore mouth and throat?

What could cause a burning sore mouth and throat?

Many things!: Medications (steroids, ssri inhibitors, psychotropic drugs certain cardiac meds and anti-hypertensives - the list is too long to include all!), medical conditions (yeast infection, lichen planus, iron and certain vitamin deficiencies, reflux, hormonal issues- again too many to list here). The cause is multi-factoral and requires "medical detective " work to determine and often fruitless. ...Read more

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What are probable causes of a burning sore mouth and throat?

Many causes: A great resource for information regarding burning mouth is www. Mayoclinic. Com. ...Read more

Amoxicillin (Definition)

Amoxicillin is in the penicillin class of antibiotics. All penicillins are distinguished by the presence of a beta-lactam ring, and are known to kill bacteria by inhibiting synthesis (production) ...Read more


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