- Cracks in the corners of the mouth
- Dry mouth
- Loss of appetite
- Malaise or lethargy
- Pus or white patches covering the tonsils or throat
- Sore throat
- Swollen lymph nodes
- Poor dental hygiene
- Infections in the mouth
- Respiratory tract infections
- Systemic (bodywide) illnesses
- Canker sore:
Canker sores may also be related to a temporarily reduced immune system because of a cold or flu, hormonal changes, mechanical irritation, or low levels of vitamin B12 or folate. Even biting the inside of the cheek or chewing a sharp piece of food can trigger a canker sore.
Canker sores may result from a genetic predisposition and are considered an autoimmune disease; they are not contagious.
- Cold sores or fever blisters:
Diagnosing Mouth ulcer:
- The goal of diagnosing is to relieve symptoms. The cause, if known, should be treated.Gentle, thorough oral hygiene may relieve some of the symptoms. Avoid hot or spicy foods, which often increase the pain of mouth ulcers.
- Treatment of the underlying cause
- Oral hygiene measures
- Diluted bicarbonate of soda mouthwash
- Topical local anesthetics
- Anesthetic mouthwash
- Get more vitamin B12 and foods rich in iron into your diet.
- Take some peppermint leaves and 1 pieces of ginger, clean it then eat in raw.
- Take some clove leaf, clean it and eat without cooking.
- Indian fig fruit has the capacity to cure the Mouth wound, so if you take Indian fig fruit regularly.
- Take some gall nuts, grind it, mix with mother’s milk and apply on your mouth wound.
- If we gargling “solanum nigrum soup” then the mouth ulcer will be reduced.
- If we eat” drumstick flowers with lentil” then the mouth bitterness will be reduced.
- If we gargling “Indian gooseberry,nutmeg and terminalia bellerica water” then the halitosis problem will be reduced.
- If we chew and spit “areca nut and clove” then the bad smell problem will be reduced.
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