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Need To Eat Lots Of Pineapple Post Surgery How Can I Reduce Sore Mouth From Acid
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
I am on last week & 1/2 of using prolensa and durazol after cataract surgery. Have had sore mouth and damaged taste buds. Is there something to take or will all this stop after meds end. Family doctor said to increase gerd meds and dissolve my lorazepam o
Very little, if any,: ...of your eye drops can make their way to your mouth and tongue. If this problem started after cataract surgery, it may be a coincidence. Good oral hygiene (thoroughly brushing your teeth twice daily & rinsing mouth out with warm water after eating may help this damage to heal. Meanwhile, take the advice of you family doctor. Best wishes. Dr. Anne. ...Read more
See below: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more
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
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
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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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 moreSee 16 more doctor answers
I have a sore mouth, my gums hurt & I have a black line on the gums at the base of the teeth, what could this mean ?
Most often they : Will resolve without any 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). ...Read more
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 moreSee 5 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Angular cheilitis or: Perlèche 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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