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How long can burning mouth syndrome last?

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Dr. Mike Bowman
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Variable

It can be varied.
See your doctor. Sometimes prescriptions can be helpful (anti-yeast in particular). Some otc treatments which may help include pro-biotics, live culture yogurt, and capsacin. Avoid spicy, sour, crunchy, and salty foods. Good luck, this can be a difficulty problem.

In brief: Variable

It can be varied.
See your doctor. Sometimes prescriptions can be helpful (anti-yeast in particular). Some otc treatments which may help include pro-biotics, live culture yogurt, and capsacin. Avoid spicy, sour, crunchy, and salty foods. Good luck, this can be a difficulty problem.
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Burning Mouth

Burning mouth syndrome can be painful and frustrating, especially since it can take months or years to get a diagnosis and effective treatment.
Because of that, it can reduce your quality of life if you don't take steps to stay positive and hopeful. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/burning-mouth-syndrome/ds00462.

In brief: Burning Mouth

Burning mouth syndrome can be painful and frustrating, especially since it can take months or years to get a diagnosis and effective treatment.
Because of that, it can reduce your quality of life if you don't take steps to stay positive and hopeful. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/burning-mouth-syndrome/ds00462.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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