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The best medicine for inflamed palate?

The best medicine for inflamed palate?

See a dentist ASAP: Any other treatment is a temporary relief. The palate inflammation won't go away without treatment and the infection may spread to your jaw, sinus and to other areas of your mouth. Treatments vary depending on the underlying condition, and a dentist’s visit is warranted. ...Read more

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Palate (Definition)

The palate is the anatomical description of the roof of the mouth. It separated into two parts: the hard palate (more forward) and the soft palate (which is closer to the throat), it separates the mouth ...Read more


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What is the best medicine for inflamed palate?

Type of injury: The type of medicine depends on what caused the inflammation. Is it due to mechanical, chemical, hot liquids, abscess, etc.? Treatment varies depending on the type and amount of injury. Sometimes a topical cream is prescribed if it is sever. Abscess can be drained and antibiotic prescribed. Usually analgesics such as Tylenol, (acetaminophen) ibuprofen, or aspirin are used for pain. ...Read more

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Dok,what is the best alternative ways to reduce inflamed palate?

Dok,what is the best alternative ways to reduce inflamed palate?

Palate rest: YOu cannot stop eating but you can watch what you eat. You need to avoid hot food as well as spicy. Would not drink hot tea or hot liquids. Stop or avoid smoking as the hot smoke can add to the inflammation. If it does not go away in one or two days then see you doc to make sure that that is all there is. ...Read more

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Inflamed palate in the mouth?

Many things...: An inflamed palate could be a sign of many things, most of which are not a worry. Believe it or not, the largest reason i see inflamed palates is a pizza burn. Eating hot pizza, the cheese burns the roof of the mouth and can be quite painful for a few days. If it persists, see a dmd/dds. ...Read more

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I feel like something is stuck i'm my throat when swallowing saliva oh IV also got inflamed soft palate for over a month?

I feel like something is stuck i'm my throat when swallowing saliva oh IV also got inflamed soft palate for over a month?

Foreign body possibl: It is possible that you might have a foreign body stuck in your upper airway or esophagus. See your doctor. He may want to order x-rays to see if any thing is stuck. ...Read more

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Inflamated palate how do I treat it?.

Inflamated palate how do I treat it?.

Warm rinses: What is the cause? If it from minor trauma like a burn or felatio, generally warm water rinses will help. For burn aloe vera gel or juice is very beneficial. ...Read more

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Iam in so much pain wiv side of my palate have a red inflamed line on topside gums from front 2 bk they can't find wot is wrong please help don't no wer 2 g?

Needs further test: Has your diet changed in the past few days or weeks? Does your mouth feel dry or does it seem drier than in the past? Have you changed your toothpaste or mouth rinse? It could be an allergy of some kind. You might see an allergist. You could also get the tissue biopsied to determine what's happening within the tissue. ...Read more

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Front gums are inflamed, gums in the back connected to the hard palate are severely inflamed and bleed. Cannot eat at all haven't ate in a week?

Front gums are inflamed, gums in the back connected to the hard palate are severely inflamed and bleed. Cannot eat at all haven't ate in a week?

See any dentist ASAP: for diagnosis and treatment. Without treatment, the condition is likely to become worse and complications can be serious to your oral and general health. ...Read more

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Hi IV still got this inflamed red bumps on soft palate (pharyngitis) for 18 days now what's going on in feel fine but swallowing is not bad please help?

ENT Consult: There are multiple reasons for the symptoms you explain and a good ENT evaluation would be the proper thing to do to find the answer and proper treatment. This is not an over the count solution. ...Read more

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I have red, inflamed tonsils and next to it on my palate is a white mark. I am in discomfort and have a sore throat. What is it?

I have red, inflamed tonsils and next to it on my palate is a white mark. I am in discomfort and have a sore throat. What is it?

See a doctor: You could have strep throat. You could have tonsilitis. You could have allergies, or a cold, or cancer, or any number of diseases. It is impossible to diagnose your problem without more information, including an examination. Go see your doctor and get examined and treated. ...Read more

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Could a smoker regain his palate?

Probably: But most likely by becoming an ex-smoker and allowing the chronic irritation to subside. ...Read more

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What can be done with a fallen palate?

What can be done with a fallen palate?

A fallen palate?: A fallen palate means what sort of symptoms? Is the bony hard palate in the front appearing lower than it used to, years before? Is the soft palate in the back appearing lower? Is there snoring? Is there trouble swallowing? Please ask your question again, with some details added. Thanks! ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: palate?

Roof of mouth: The palate is the anatomical description of the roof of the mouth. It separated into two parts: the hard palate (more forward) and the soft palate (which is closer to the throat), it separates the mouth from the nasal cavity. ...Read more

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What can be done to take out palate widener at home?

Why ?: Palatal expanders are cemented into place on the teeth and need to be removed by the orthodontist who placed them when the time is right. Do not attempt to do this at home. You may damage the permanent teeth it is attached to... Then what are you going to do ? Call the orthodontist. ...Read more

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Can you tell me are palate expanders supposed to hurt?

Can you tell me are palate expanders supposed to hurt?

Palatal expanders: There is normally some discomfort or pressure felt each time the palatal expanders are adjusted. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could tell if my palate is fused?

Radiograph: A dentist can take a radigraph of your hard palate to examine the approximation of the bones. Fusing occurs in adolescence. If you are really 42 as your profile suggests, your palatal bones fused a long time ago, ...Read more

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Can you tell me, are palate expanders supposed to hurt?

Can you tell me, are palate expanders supposed to hurt?

Palatal Expanders: Pressure is placed on the teeth (and jaw) with palatal expanders and there is some initial pain\soreness\discomfort. Discuss this with your own orthodontist. ...Read more

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How can eating be easier with upper and lower palate expanders?

How can eating be easier with upper and lower palate expanders?

Palatal expander: It's never easy to eat with these in the beginning however you will adapt. Avoid eating sticky foods. If the teeth ate sore, stick to a soft food diet. ...Read more

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Where can I get a palate-less impression tray to reduce gagging?

Where can I get a palate-less impression tray to reduce gagging?

Lower tray: Have the dentist try in and use a lower tray for the upper impression. I do it all the time. Since they are plastic, occasionally i may need to warm it, bend it a little, chill it and I have a workable tray. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get top and bottom palate expanders at the same time?

Is it possible to get top and bottom palate expanders at the same time?

Yes and no: Upper expanders usually designed to widen bone support. Lower expanders usually designed to reposition teeth, not bone. The type necessary for expansion appliances, which often are worn simultaneously, is determined after a careful and thorough diagnostic evaluation. Know that expanders are more efficient in growing children. For adults surgery is often required in addition to the expanders. ...Read more