Mouth Ulcers Prevention and Treatment

Public survey, 38239 votes for 413 treatments since October 2002.

413 Treatments, votes, since
Currently sorted by Healing in ascending order
Prevention Helps Healing Eases Pain Helps a bit No effect
azathioprine 25mg
(15 votes since 4 Nov 08)
13% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 87% (13)
drinking hot tea
(84 votes since 14 Oct 07)
2% (2) 0% (0) 24% (20) 26% (22) 48% (40)
Zylaprin Daily
(23 votes since 7 Oct 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 4% (1) 91% (21)
Thalidomide
(47 votes since 9 Jun 03)
2% (1) 0% (0) 4% (2) 17% (8) 77% (36)
Lansaprozole
(24 votes since 29 Sep 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (2) 88% (21)
ibilex 500 (cephalexin)
(22 votes since 28 Sep 07)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 100% (22)
Spirit of Camphor
(23 votes since 28 Aug 07)
0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (3) 9% (2) 78% (18)
Lignocaine
(31 votes since 2 Mar 07)
3% (1) 0% (0) 29% (9) 6% (2) 61% (19)
Boots Sore Throat Spray (Lidocaine H..)
(34 votes since 1 Feb 07)
0% (0) 0% (0) 26% (9) 6% (2) 68% (23)
red tea
(27 votes since 18 Oct 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 11% (3) 78% (21)
Cortisone Turbo Inhaler don’t rinse
(19 votes since 16 Dec 07)
5% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 95% (18)
Oraldiet (oral probiotic)
(17 votes since 5 Aug 08)
24% (6) 0% (1) 0% (0) 0% (1) 76% (13)
Calpol
(24 votes since 6 Jun 08)
0% (0) 0% (0) 17% (4) 8% (2) 75% (18)
dapsone
(12 votes since 30 Sep 09)
25% (3) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 67% (8)
Yotuel Pharma Toothpaste
(18 votes since 31 Mar 08)
6% (1) 0% (0) 6% (1) 6% (1) 83% (15)
actimel
(22 votes since 14 Mar 08)
9% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 9% (2) 82% (18)
Burts Bees Lavender Mint Toothpaste
(197 votes since 12 Mar 03)
3% (6) 0% (0) 1% (2) 6% (12) 90% (177)
Hypnotherapy
(18 votes since 5 Mar 08)
6% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 6% (1) 89% (16)
Avamin Melts (methylcobalamin B12)
(26 votes since 14 Jan 08)
23% (6) 0% (0) 4% (1) 4% (1) 69% (18)
Massaging
(46 votes since 14 Aug 06)
4% (2) 0% (0) 9% (4) 13% (6) 74% (34)
Medijel
(33 votes since 8 Nov 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 18% (6) 18% (6) 64% (21)
Soothelip
(23 votes since 20 Oct 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 9% (2) 9% (2) 83% (19)
Tacrolomosis ointment
(33 votes since 5 Mar 04)
0% (0) 0% (0) 6% (2) 9% (3) 85% (28)
L-Glutamic Acid
(33 votes since 6 Mar 04)
3% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (4) 85% (28)
Yakult (first thing every day)
(50 votes since 6 Mar 04)
12% (6) 0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (6) 76% (38)
Pansoral mouth gel
(33 votes since 1 Oct 04)
0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (4) 15% (5) 73% (24)
Aquafresh Extreme Tootpaste
(46 votes since 11 Mar 04)
2% (1) 0% (0) 2% (1) 11% (5) 85% (39)
Diprosone steriod based cream
(28 votes since 11 Aug 04)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (4) 86% (24)
Canker Control (vitamin supplement)
(32 votes since 26 Jul 04)
6% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 16% (5) 78% (25)
Omega 3-6-9 supplement
(46 votes since 17 May 04)
9% (4) 0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (6) 78% (36)
retardex sls free toothpaste
(27 votes since 7 Oct 04)
7% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 11% (3) 81% (22)
Herbalife
(33 votes since 22 Oct 04)
3% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 9% (3) 88% (29)
Rembrandt Canker Sore Toothpaste
(37 votes since 26 Sep 05)
35% (13) 0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (5) 51% (19)
Evening Primrose Oil Capsules
(34 votes since 5 Jun 05)
6% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 21% (7) 74% (25)
Longo Vital Multivitamin Supplement
(43 votes since 12 Sep 03)
9% (4) 0% (0) 2% (1) 12% (5) 77% (33)
Lactinex
(26 votes since 3 May 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (2) 92% (24)
Carbosan Gel (Carbenoxolone Sodium)
(29 votes since 26 Mar 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 3% (1) 7% (2) 90% (26)
dapsone
(40 votes since 9 Oct 03)
13% (5) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (3) 80% (32)
Filtered Cofee
(60 votes since 5 Feb 05)
2% (1) 0% (0) 7% (4) 8% (5) 83% (50)
Grants Toothpaste
(39 votes since 4 Feb 05)
26% (10) 0% (0) 3% (1) 8% (3) 64% (25)
Green People Fennel & Propolis Toothpaste
(30 votes since 28 Jun 04)
10% (3) 0% (0) 0% (0) 10% (3) 80% (24)
Gluten Free Diet
(13 votes since 11 Nov 10)
38% (5) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 54% (7)
glutamine
(10 votes since 25 Jan 10)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 10% (1) 90% (9)
DENTA-MED GEL
(10 votes since 29 Mar 10)
10% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 10% (1) 80% (8)
Squigle Tooth Builder Toothpaste
(22 votes since 10 Jul 10)
68% (15) 0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (3) 18% (4)
Xylocaine Viscous
(10 votes since 29 Jun 10)
0% (0) 0% (0) 40% (4) 20% (2) 40% (4)
Asthma Preventer Inhaler 100mg
(16 votes since 25 Mar 09)
6% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (2) 81% (13)
EAT PEPPERMINT
(14 votes since 23 Apr 11)
7% (1) 0% (0) 7% (1) 14% (2) 71% (10)
Colgate Total
(30 votes since 4 Mar 09)
3% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 10% (3) 80% (24)
Dequaspray (local anesthecic for mouths)
(16 votes since 2 May 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (2) 13% (2) 75% (12)
fizzy cola to sooth mouth ulcers
(15 votes since 31 May 11)
7% (1) 0% (0) 27% (4) 0% (0) 67% (10)
Mix Ibuprofen and Paracetemol
(25 votes since 17 Nov 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 52% (13) 12% (3) 36% (9)
Isycalm
(12 votes since 2 Aug 11)
0% (0) 0% (0) 75% (9) 0% (0) 25% (3)
throat lozenges
(29 votes since 15 Nov 08)
0% (0) 0% (0) 17% (5) 17% (5) 66% (19)
Strepsils Plus Throat Spray
(15 votes since 13 Nov 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 27% (4) 13% (2) 60% (9)
Elimating Acidic foods
(17 votes since 25 May 11)
47% (8) 0% (0) 6% (1) 18% (3) 29% (5)
tyrozets (lozenges dissolve on ulcer)
(13 votes since 1 Dec 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 8% (1) 85% (11)
Nature's Dentist Mouth Wash
(13 votes since 13 Jul 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 8% (1) 85% (11)
Scope Mouthwash
(17 votes since 26 Apr 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 100% (17)
Vitamin A intake
(19 votes since 29 Jul 09)
5% (1) 0% (0) 5% (1) 26% (5) 63% (12)
Rinse with Gingely oil
(13 votes since 8 Jul 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 8% (1) 85% (11)
Fishermans Friends
(17 votes since 15 Nov 09)
12% (2) 0% (0) 6% (1) 6% (1) 76% (13)
DRY GIN instant relief, gargle over ulc
(16 votes since 17 Oct 09)
6% (1) 0% (0) 19% (3) 0% (0) 75% (12)
Sarakan SLS-free toothpaste
(214 votes since 2 Jan 03)
7% (14) 0% (1) 2% (5) 7% (16) 83% (178)
Toms of Maine Natural Toothpaste
(213 votes since 12 Mar 03)
4% (9) 0% (1) 1% (3) 5% (11) 89% (189)
Benzoin Compound (tincture USP)
(205 votes since 24 Feb 03)
1% (3) 0% (1) 3% (7) 7% (15) 87% (179)
Eludril - Oral spray (Pain relief)
(197 votes since 29 Apr 03)
2% (3) 1% (1) 9% (17) 3% (6) 86% (170)
Punchin’ the pillow
(344 votes since 28 Jan 03)
2% (7) 1% (2) 8% (29) 22% (77) 67% (229)
Aniseed sweets
(227 votes since 20 Jan 03)
2% (5) 1% (2) 4% (10) 6% (14) 86% (196)
Natural Dentist SLS Free Toothpaste
(222 votes since 4 Mar 03)
10% (22) 1% (2) 1% (3) 10% (22) 78% (173)
Multibionta
(327 votes since 26 Sep 02)
24% (79) 1% (3) 1% (4) 11% (37) 62% (204)
J A S O N Powersmile toothpaste
(215 votes since 9 Jan 03)
6% (12) 1% (2) 1% (3) 5% (10) 87% (188)
Weleda Calendula toothpaste
(210 votes since 27 Nov 02)
3% (6) 1% (2) 1% (2) 5% (11) 90% (189)
Chewing gum
(101 votes since 9 Aug 04)
3% (3) 1% (1) 9% (9) 12% (12) 75% (76)
Phylorinol
(194 votes since 13 Mar 03)
1% (2) 1% (2) 2% (3) 5% (10) 91% (177)
Clove Oil
(95 votes since 13 Sep 03)
1% (1) 1% (1) 27% (26) 17% (16) 54% (51)
Warmth - tea or any warm drink
(87 votes since 28 Oct 07)
0% (0) 1% (1) 38% (33) 30% (26) 31% (27)
Oral-B Zendium Toothpaste
(320 votes since 26 Sep 02)
24% (76) 1% (4) 3% (9) 9% (30) 63% (201)
regular flossing
(72 votes since 24 Aug 05)
22% (16) 1% (1) 0% (0) 18% (13) 58% (42)
Squigle Enamel Saver Toothpaste
(566 votes since 26 Sep 02)
55% (310) 1% (8) 2% (10) 7% (38) 35% (200)
Seda-gel
(207 votes since 25 Jan 03)
0% (1) 1% (3) 5% (11) 6% (12) 87% (180)
Golden Seal
(200 votes since 5 Mar 03)
2% (4) 2% (3) 2% (3) 5% (10) 90% (180)
Cow’s milk
(330 votes since 11 Dec 02)
2% (6) 2% (5) 10% (33) 9% (30) 78% (256)
Benzocaine Gel
(258 votes since 12 Mar 03)
1% (3) 2% (4) 20% (51) 9% (23) 69% (177)
Sensodyne SLS-free toothpaste
(447 votes since 26 Sep 02)
32% (143) 2% (7) 2% (11) 16% (72) 48% (214)
Vince Mouthwash
(190 votes since 25 Apr 03)
1% (1) 2% (3) 2% (4) 4% (7) 92% (175)
Lots of Spinach
(62 votes since 2 Dec 04)
23% (14) 2% (1) 0% (0) 13% (8) 63% (39)
Paracetamol
(610 votes since 26 Sep 02)
10% (60) 2% (10) 34% (209) 15% (91) 39% (240)
CANK + A
(233 votes since 30 Nov 02)
2% (4) 2% (4) 8% (18) 9% (20) 80% (187)
Ibuprofen
(524 votes since 4 Feb 03)
0% (2) 2% (9) 43% (224) 14% (72) 41% (217)
Baby Oragel
(227 votes since 9 Apr 03)
2% (4) 2% (4) 8% (18) 9% (21) 79% (180)
Regular exercise
(113 votes since 19 Nov 03)
25% (28) 2% (2) 2% (2) 13% (15) 58% (66)
Tums/Rolaids - allow to melt on ulcer
(56 votes since 5 Aug 03)
2% (1) 2% (1) 9% (5) 23% (13) 64% (36)
Codeine
(276 votes since 3 May 03)
0% (0) 2% (5) 28% (78) 4% (12) 66% (181)
liqourice root - chewed
(55 votes since 14 Jul 03)
5% (3) 2% (1) 5% (3) 20% (11) 67% (37)
Cepacaine mouthwash
(213 votes since 3 Jan 03)
3% (6) 2% (4) 5% (10) 8% (16) 83% (177)
Tee Tree Toothpaste
(208 votes since 21 Apr 03)
6% (12) 2% (4) 2% (4) 3% (7) 87% (181)
Vicks Ultra Chloraseptic
(415 votes since 26 Sep 02)
15% (64) 2% (8) 16% (66) 14% (60) 52% (217)
Ice-Cream
(150 votes since 23 Mar 04)
1% (2) 2% (3) 46% (69) 18% (27) 33% (49)
Use of ELECTRIC toothbrush
(284 votes since 2 May 03)
6% (17) 2% (6) 2% (6) 10% (28) 80% (227)
vicodin
(47 votes since 31 Jan 05)
0% (0) 2% (1) 40% (19) 11% (5) 47% (22)
Boots SLS-free toothpaste
(47 votes since 6 Oct 03)
15% (7) 2% (1) 4% (2) 11% (5) 68% (32)
Multivitamin
(90 votes since 22 Nov 04)
29% (26) 2% (2) 1% (1) 13% (12) 54% (49)
Rembrant ToothP for Canker Sore Suffers
(44 votes since 4 Jun 04)
25% (11) 2% (1) 2% (1) 9% (4) 61% (27)
Lidocaine H
(87 votes since 9 Jul 03)
0% (0) 2% (2) 49% (43) 15% (13) 33% (29)
Folic Acid
(259 votes since 14 Feb 03)
12% (31) 2% (6) 1% (2) 9% (23) 76% (197)
antihistamine 24 hrs
(43 votes since 9 Jul 05)
0% (0) 2% (1) 2% (1) 14% (6) 81% (35)
Laxative (good BM)
(42 votes since 18 Nov 04)
7% (3) 2% (1) 0% (0) 14% (6) 76% (32)
Gargle Mylanta
(41 votes since 10 Oct 03)
0% (0) 2% (1) 7% (3) 10% (4) 80% (33)
Weleda Medicinal Gargle
(192 votes since 25 Apr 03)
1% (2) 3% (5) 3% (5) 3% (5) 91% (175)
ELUDRIL MOUTH WASH
(38 votes since 30 Mar 04)
5% (2) 3% (1) 3% (1) 16% (6) 74% (28)
Proper dietary habits
(38 votes since 11 Mar 08)
45% (17) 3% (1) 0% (0) 13% (5) 39% (15)
Zilacton
(302 votes since 12 Oct 02)
20% (60) 3% (8) 6% (19) 10% (29) 62% (186)
Oral B Alcohol Free-mouthwash
(74 votes since 6 Jul 03)
8% (6) 3% (2) 4% (3) 24% (18) 61% (45)
Bite Splint
(37 votes since 20 Mar 04)
14% (5) 3% (1) 0% (0) 11% (4) 73% (27)
Anbesol Adult Strength Gel
(664 votes since 25 Sep 02)
11% (70) 3% (18) 35% (232) 17% (113) 35% (231)
kanka
(36 votes since 20 Aug 07)
0% (0) 3% (1) 28% (10) 14% (5) 56% (20)
Milk of Magnesia
(250 votes since 9 Dec 02)
2% (5) 3% (7) 8% (19) 7% (18) 80% (201)
Iodine Tincture
(208 votes since 11 Mar 03)
0% (1) 3% (6) 2% (5) 7% (15) 87% (181)
Cherry Maalox and Benadryl
(242 votes since 13 Nov 02)
2% (4) 3% (7) 10% (24) 9% (22) 76% (185)
Camomile tea
(103 votes since 7 May 03)
2% (2) 3% (3) 14% (14) 21% (22) 60% (62)
Viractin
(33 votes since 15 Jun 04)
3% (1) 3% (1) 0% (0) 9% (3) 85% (28)
Tiger Balm
(33 votes since 13 Feb 08)
0% (0) 3% (1) 6% (2) 0% (0) 91% (30)
Arnica
(222 votes since 27 Nov 02)
1% (2) 3% (7) 4% (8) 9% (19) 84% (186)
Biotene SLS-free toothpase
(249 votes since 20 Dec 02)
11% (28) 3% (8) 2% (4) 10% (26) 73% (183)
Ice held on the ucler for a few minutes
(373 votes since 19 Mar 03)
1% (2) 3% (12) 28% (106) 14% (52) 54% (201)
Erythromycin (penicillin alternative)
(31 votes since 20 Jan 05)
3% (1) 3% (1) 0% (0) 16% (5) 77% (24)
Phenol (1.4%)
(31 votes since 7 Jul 05)
0% (0) 3% (1) 19% (6) 3% (1) 74% (23)
Difflam Oralrinse
(247 votes since 15 Apr 03)
1% (3) 3% (8) 14% (34) 9% (23) 72% (179)
Arm and Hammer Tooth Paste
(30 votes since 18 Oct 07)
3% (1) 3% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 87% (26)
Garam Masala
(30 votes since 5 Feb 05)
0% (0) 3% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 90% (27)
Siwak/Misiwak Arab/Muslim tooth-stick
(30 votes since 10 Mar 05)
3% (1) 3% (1) 3% (1) 7% (2) 83% (25)
ORA 5
(208 votes since 13 Mar 03)
3% (7) 3% (7) 2% (4) 5% (11) 86% (179)
Melaleuca Vitality Pak
(29 votes since 27 Feb 05)
3% (1) 3% (1) 0% (0) 14% (4) 79% (23)
Ulcerease
(224 votes since 1 Apr 03)
0% (1) 4% (8) 9% (21) 8% (17) 79% (177)
Echinacea
(278 votes since 22 Mar 03)
14% (40) 4% (10) 1% (4) 11% (31) 69% (193)
Bonjela
(1093 votes since 26 Sep 02)
6% (63) 4% (42) 32% (347) 21% (227) 38% (414)
corsodyl (mouthwash)
(26 votes since 6 Apr 10)
12% (3) 4% (1) 4% (1) 27% (7) 54% (14)
Smoking
(103 votes since 14 Mar 05)
15% (15) 4% (4) 5% (5) 5% (5) 72% (74)
Benadryl Dye Free Liquid without Maalox
(257 votes since 23 Nov 02)
1% (3) 4% (10) 7% (17) 10% (25) 79% (202)
wheat/gluten free diet
(51 votes since 13 Jul 04)
24% (12) 4% (2) 0% (0) 14% (7) 59% (30)
Sauerkraut Juice
(51 votes since 11 Jul 03)
0% (0) 4% (2) 2% (1) 8% (4) 86% (44)
Dermavate cream mixed with acortyl
(25 votes since 22 Jul 05)
0% (0) 4% (1) 0% (0) 4% (1) 92% (23)
Scraping the tongue clean
(74 votes since 18 Nov 04)
16% (12) 4% (3) 4% (3) 22% (16) 54% (40)
Electric Tooth Brush (teeth and tongue)
(49 votes since 2 May 08)
16% (8) 4% (2) 0% (0) 10% (5) 69% (34)
BORIC ACID
(49 votes since 2 Sep 03)
2% (1) 4% (2) 0% (0) 14% (7) 80% (39)
Rinstead Adult Gel
(507 votes since 25 Sep 02)
13% (66) 4% (21) 14% (73) 20% (103) 48% (244)
minocycline
(24 votes since 7 Nov 06)
4% (1) 4% (1) 0% (0) 8% (2) 83% (20)
Spirulina powder mixed with apple juice
(24 votes since 13 Aug 07)
4% (1) 4% (1) 0% (0) 17% (4) 75% (18)
get more sleep/ think positive
(24 votes since 23 Jul 11)
58% (14) 4% (1) 0% (0) 17% (4) 21% (5)
Aphthasol
(213 votes since 9 Jan 03)
2% (4) 4% (9) 2% (4) 8% (17) 84% (179)
Lidocaine Viscous 2% gel
(70 votes since 10 Nov 03)
0% (0) 4% (3) 51% (36) 10% (7) 34% (24)
Alum
(233 votes since 28 Dec 02)
2% (4) 4% (10) 4% (9) 6% (15) 84% (195)
olive leaf extract tablets
(46 votes since 12 Sep 03)
2% (1) 4% (2) 0% (0) 17% (8) 76% (35)
Auromere ToothPaste - Licorice Flav.
(23 votes since 17 Dec 05)
4% (1) 4% (1) 4% (1) 9% (2) 78% (18)
Florsalmin
(23 votes since 6 Nov 07)
9% (2) 4% (1) 4% (1) 4% (1) 78% (18)
iron
(250 votes since 17 Apr 03)
13% (33) 4% (11) 0% (1) 8% (19) 74% (186)
SM33
(249 votes since 27 Nov 02)
2% (4) 4% (11) 9% (22) 7% (17) 78% (195)
Anbesol Liquid
(430 votes since 14 Nov 02)
1% (4) 4% (19) 37% (161) 13% (55) 44% (191)
Calpol
(45 votes since 28 Jan 05)
2% (1) 4% (2) 24% (11) 9% (4) 60% (27)
Dexamethasone
(201 votes since 4 May 03)
0% (0) 4% (9) 2% (5) 3% (7) 90% (180)
Vodka (or any clean spirit)
(354 votes since 14 Apr 03)
3% (9) 5% (16) 19% (68) 11% (39) 63% (222)
Liquid Chlorophyl mixed into water
(44 votes since 7 Sep 03)
5% (2) 5% (2) 5% (2) 9% (4) 77% (34)
careful chewing
(43 votes since 19 Jul 09)
42% (18) 5% (2) 0% (0) 21% (9) 33% (14)
Amosan / Bocasan antiseptic rinse
(276 votes since 12 Nov 02)
4% (10) 5% (13) 4% (12) 14% (40) 73% (201)
Chewing tobacco
(42 votes since 22 Apr 04)
2% (1) 5% (2) 2% (1) 7% (3) 83% (35)
Nicotine gum
(21 votes since 19 Dec 07)
5% (1) 5% (1) 0% (0) 5% (1) 86% (18)
Smyle Mouth Ulcer Gel
(21 votes since 14 Apr 08)
0% (0) 5% (1) 14% (3) 10% (2) 71% (15)
Soluble Aspirin
(514 votes since 26 Sep 02)
12% (61) 5% (25) 30% (152) 11% (56) 43% (220)
Propolis
(226 votes since 18 Feb 03)
4% (8) 5% (11) 3% (7) 8% (17) 81% (183)
Merc Sol (homeopath)
(41 votes since 7 Jan 04)
2% (1) 5% (2) 2% (1) 10% (4) 80% (33)
Alcohol (abstain completely)
(41 votes since 1 Jun 09)
12% (5) 5% (2) 5% (2) 7% (3) 71% (29)
Chlorhexidine di-gluconate gel
(240 votes since 4 Dec 02)
4% (10) 5% (12) 6% (14) 9% (22) 76% (182)
Myrrh Tincture
(334 votes since 26 Sep 02)
19% (65) 5% (17) 6% (19) 10% (33) 60% (200)
Cepacol (anesthetic sore throat spray)
(39 votes since 1 May 05)
0% (0) 5% (2) 26% (10) 10% (4) 59% (23)
Oragel for Canker Sores
(97 votes since 6 Aug 03)
0% (0) 5% (5) 36% (35) 24% (23) 35% (34)
effervescent vitaman B complex
(38 votes since 20 Dec 04)
21% (8) 5% (2) 3% (1) 16% (6) 55% (21)
Rubbing Alcohol applied with QTip
(76 votes since 27 Aug 03)
0% (0) 5% (4) 13% (10) 20% (15) 62% (47)
Melon Frost (Chinese medicine)
(220 votes since 10 Feb 03)
0% (1) 5% (12) 4% (9) 5% (12) 85% (186)
Metronidazole (Flagyl) antibiotic
(235 votes since 23 Nov 02)
3% (7) 6% (13) 2% (4) 8% (18) 82% (193)
vegemite
(18 votes since 21 Dec 08)
6% (1) 6% (1) 11% (2) 11% (2) 67% (12)
Aloe Vera juice
(340 votes since 20 Oct 02)
19% (64) 6% (19) 2% (8) 12% (42) 61% (207)
Salt water And TCP in hot water
(70 votes since 26 Jun 09)
1% (1) 6% (4) 69% (48) 3% (2) 21% (15)
Sage tea
(52 votes since 14 Jul 03)
4% (2) 6% (3) 6% (3) 12% (6) 73% (38)
Careful brushing
(69 votes since 8 May 08)
33% (23) 6% (4) 6% (4) 17% (12) 38% (26)
Soothagel
(34 votes since 27 Feb 07)
0% (0) 6% (2) 18% (6) 12% (4) 65% (22)
Cephalexin (Keflex-antibiotic)
(34 votes since 2 Jun 04)
6% (2) 6% (2) 0% (0) 9% (3) 79% (27)
Mouth wash with wine vinegar twice a day
(17 votes since 25 Jul 08)
6% (1) 6% (1) 0% (0) 12% (2) 76% (13)
Fruit
(135 votes since 2 Jul 03)
19% (26) 6% (8) 1% (1) 11% (15) 63% (85)
Boots Mouth Ulcer treatment
(33 votes since 5 May 08)
0% (0) 6% (2) 33% (11) 9% (3) 52% (17)
Augmentin Tablets co-amoxiclav
(33 votes since 4 Aug 06)
0% (0) 6% (2) 9% (3) 12% (4) 73% (24)
a guava fruit every day prevents ulcers
(16 votes since 6 Sep 08)
6% (1) 6% (1) 6% (1) 6% (1) 75% (12)
Fresh Pineapple
(143 votes since 10 Jul 03)
4% (6) 6% (9) 1% (2) 8% (11) 80% (115)
Acid reducers (Tagamet, ranitidine etc)
(46 votes since 22 Apr 04)
9% (4) 7% (3) 0% (0) 20% (9) 65% (30)
Zinc
(300 votes since 3 Jan 03)
14% (43) 7% (20) 1% (4) 11% (33) 67% (200)
Kamistad-Gel
(30 votes since 18 Nov 04)
0% (0) 7% (2) 7% (2) 10% (3) 77% (23)
Reduce vinegar intake
(45 votes since 3 Sep 05)
16% (7) 7% (3) 4% (2) 20% (9) 53% (24)
phylorinol
(15 votes since 11 Oct 08)
0% (0) 7% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 93% (14)
Covonia Throat Spray (throat ulcers)
(15 votes since 24 Jun 08)
0% (0) 7% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 93% (14)
Vitamin C
(403 votes since 27 Nov 02)
18% (73) 7% (27) 2% (10) 10% (39) 63% (254)
Corlan pellets
(236 votes since 21 Jan 03)
1% (3) 7% (16) 3% (6) 8% (18) 82% (193)
PenicillinV
(59 votes since 20 Jul 03)
7% (4) 7% (4) 8% (5) 15% (9) 63% (37)
Scotch (alcohol)
(102 votes since 9 Oct 03)
2% (2) 7% (7) 25% (26) 15% (15) 51% (52)
Listerine mouthwash
(506 votes since 25 Nov 02)
9% (48) 7% (36) 13% (65) 19% (95) 52% (262)
Reduce acidic food intake
(84 votes since 23 Apr 05)
21% (18) 7% (6) 17% (14) 24% (20) 31% (26)
Tamrind
(28 votes since 5 Feb 05)
0% (0) 7% (2) 0% (0) 11% (3) 82% (23)
PerioGard Oral Rinse
(41 votes since 12 Nov 03)
0% (0) 7% (3) 10% (4) 10% (4) 73% (30)
SM-33 direct onto ulcer
(41 votes since 26 Oct 05)
5% (2) 7% (3) 29% (12) 5% (2) 54% (22)
Reduce stress
(162 votes since 9 Jul 06)
59% (95) 7% (12) 0% (0) 23% (37) 11% (18)
Aerobic Oxygen in a bottle
(40 votes since 6 Jan 04)
5% (2) 8% (3) 5% (2) 10% (4) 73% (29)
Cankermelts GX discs
(40 votes since 9 Feb 05)
0% (0) 8% (3) 8% (3) 20% (8) 65% (26)
Aloclair
(291 votes since 25 Mar 03)
1% (2) 8% (22) 9% (25) 10% (29) 73% (213)
peridex antigingivital oral rinse (CDN)
(39 votes since 3 Feb 04)
0% (0) 8% (3) 5% (2) 18% (7) 69% (27)
Omega-3 fatty acid
(13 votes since 7 Apr 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 85% (11)
sticking a tissue to affected area & dry
(13 votes since 25 Oct 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 0% (0) 15% (2) 69% (9)
brushing teeth after every meal
(90 votes since 17 Aug 06)
26% (23) 8% (7) 6% (5) 21% (19) 40% (36)
Keeping Hydrated (Drinking Water)
(377 votes since 25 Mar 03)
14% (52) 8% (30) 6% (23) 18% (69) 54% (203)
Swishing with Regular Pepto Bismol
(25 votes since 18 Sep 07)
0% (0) 8% (2) 8% (2) 12% (3) 72% (18)
daktarin oral gel (miconazole 20mg)
(25 votes since 28 Sep 07)
4% (1) 8% (2) 0% (0) 8% (2) 80% (20)
Savacol Antiseptic Mouth rinse
(49 votes since 12 Jul 03)
4% (2) 8% (4) 2% (1) 18% (9) 67% (33)
Vegemite
(12 votes since 25 Jan 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 17% (2) 0% (0) 67% (8)
alka seltzer rinse with
(36 votes since 1 May 04)
3% (1) 8% (3) 6% (2) 8% (3) 75% (27)
MULTIGEN Iron Tablets
(12 votes since 22 Nov 09)
25% (3) 8% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 67% (8)
Abreva
(24 votes since 21 Oct 07)
0% (0) 8% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 92% (22)
ANGINOVAG buccal spray
(36 votes since 23 Nov 03)
0% (0) 8% (3) 3% (1) 8% (3) 81% (29)
Borax
(71 votes since 25 Jul 03)
3% (2) 8% (6) 0% (0) 14% (10) 75% (53)
Iglu Gel
(35 votes since 19 Jan 09)
3% (1) 9% (3) 17% (6) 14% (5) 57% (20)
Vitamin B
(432 votes since 19 Nov 02)
26% (113) 9% (38) 2% (8) 12% (52) 51% (221)
Eat more protein over sugar and starch
(45 votes since 28 Apr 06)
20% (9) 9% (4) 0% (0) 13% (6) 58% (26)
CARMEX ointment for cold sores
(45 votes since 23 Apr 05)
2% (1) 9% (4) 7% (3) 9% (4) 73% (33)
Natural yoghurt
(431 votes since 25 Nov 02)
7% (32) 9% (39) 7% (32) 16% (69) 60% (259)
Liquid Benadryl
(33 votes since 16 Feb 07)
0% (0) 9% (3) 15% (5) 18% (6) 58% (19)
Vit B and Folic Acid complex
(44 votes since 29 May 06)
36% (16) 9% (4) 2% (1) 5% (2) 48% (21)
Sea Buckthorn oil on ulcer
(11 votes since 23 Sep 09)
0% (0) 9% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 91% (10)
Colchicine
(44 votes since 5 Oct 04)
7% (3) 9% (4) 5% (2) 14% (6) 66% (29)
mango/mango juice
(11 votes since 31 Aug 10)
0% (0) 9% (1) 9% (1) 0% (0) 82% (9)
Acidophilus
(87 votes since 30 May 03)
18% (16) 9% (8) 1% (1) 17% (15) 54% (47)
Prednisolone
(257 votes since 5 Jan 03)
3% (7) 9% (24) 3% (7) 10% (26) 75% (193)
Difflam Spray
(106 votes since 10 May 03)
1% (1) 9% (10) 41% (43) 13% (14) 36% (38)
Abreva
(21 votes since 30 Apr 08)
0% (0) 10% (2) 0% (0) 10% (2) 81% (17)
Metronidazole ( anti allergic )
(21 votes since 13 Aug 07)
0% (0) 10% (2) 0% (0) 19% (4) 71% (15)
Vitamin B12
(114 votes since 2 Dec 03)
35% (40) 10% (11) 1% (1) 12% (14) 42% (48)
GLY-OXIDE
(61 votes since 12 Aug 03)
8% (5) 10% (6) 5% (3) 20% (12) 57% (35)
Lactinex
(50 votes since 25 Jun 03)
4% (2) 10% (5) 4% (2) 10% (5) 72% (36)
Boots mouth ulcer treatment - excellent
(10 votes since 7 May 11)
0% (0) 10% (1) 30% (3) 10% (1) 50% (5)
Natural B - nutrilite
(10 votes since 16 Jan 10)
10% (1) 10% (1) 10% (1) 0% (0) 70% (7)
Frador
(249 votes since 26 Sep 02)
24% (61) 10% (25) 21% (52) 15% (37) 30% (74)
Lysine
(457 votes since 11 Oct 02)
27% (124) 10% (46) 2% (8) 12% (55) 49% (224)
Buttermilk
(49 votes since 28 Nov 03)
2% (1) 10% (5) 6% (3) 10% (5) 71% (35)
CAMPHO-PHENIQUE
(39 votes since 19 Apr 05)
3% (1) 10% (4) 15% (6) 3% (1) 69% (27)
Canker Care
(29 votes since 24 Oct 07)
3% (1) 10% (3) 7% (2) 7% (2) 72% (21)
Difflam Gel
(48 votes since 19 Jul 04)
4% (2) 10% (5) 21% (10) 17% (8) 48% (23)
Magic Mouthwash
(66 votes since 16 Oct 03)
3% (2) 11% (7) 27% (18) 15% (10) 44% (29)
Aciclovir
(66 votes since 29 Aug 03)
9% (6) 11% (7) 2% (1) 14% (9) 65% (43)
Oraldene mouthwash
(403 votes since 1 Nov 02)
6% (26) 11% (43) 10% (39) 18% (71) 56% (224)
Tea Tree Oil
(299 votes since 9 Dec 02)
2% (5) 11% (32) 9% (28) 11% (33) 67% (201)
Garlic oil / supplements
(65 votes since 7 Jan 04)
14% (9) 11% (7) 5% (3) 11% (7) 60% (39)
Ipsab Concentrate (Heritage Product)
(26 votes since 28 Aug 05)
0% (0) 12% (3) 0% (0) 8% (2) 81% (21)
Lemon juice
(77 votes since 10 Mar 04)
8% (6) 12% (9) 3% (2) 16% (12) 62% (48)
Gengigel Gel/Rinse
(236 votes since 4 Mar 03)
2% (5) 12% (28) 6% (13) 6% (14) 75% (176)
TCP
(430 votes since 25 Nov 02)
3% (14) 12% (52) 16% (69) 17% (71) 52% (224)
Biotene Mouthwash
(41 votes since 11 Aug 06)
20% (8) 12% (5) 7% (3) 17% (7) 44% (18)
Pyralvex
(233 votes since 17 Mar 03)
3% (6) 12% (29) 2% (4) 7% (16) 76% (178)
Baking powder
(32 votes since 9 Jan 08)
3% (1) 13% (4) 6% (2) 16% (5) 63% (20)
Debacterol, Oralmedic, HybenX
(271 votes since 4 Dec 02)
3% (9) 13% (34) 8% (23) 6% (17) 69% (188)
Brandy
(55 votes since 3 Dec 04)
2% (1) 13% (7) 20% (11) 13% (7) 53% (29)
Vegemite / marmite
(133 votes since 16 Jun 03)
5% (6) 13% (17) 5% (6) 17% (22) 62% (82)
Laser treatment from doctor
(31 votes since 11 Aug 04)
3% (1) 13% (4) 0% (0) 16% (5) 68% (21)
Listerine mouthwash
(23 votes since 20 Jun 10)
0% (0) 13% (3) 26% (6) 30% (7) 30% (7)
Oraccort (dental paste USP)
(23 votes since 1 Jun 09)
9% (2) 13% (3) 9% (2) 4% (1) 65% (15)
Bicarbonate of soda
(351 votes since 10 Dec 02)
4% (13) 13% (46) 5% (17) 13% (46) 65% (229)
Coconut oil
(15 votes since 1 Aug 10)
13% (2) 13% (2) 13% (2) 27% (4) 33% (5)
vitamin c
(15 votes since 29 Oct 11)
27% (4) 13% (2) 0% (0) 7% (1) 53% (8)
Vinegar
(81 votes since 2 Mar 04)
1% (1) 14% (11) 2% (2) 15% (12) 68% (55)
iglu
(44 votes since 9 Oct 08)
2% (1) 14% (6) 16% (7) 14% (6) 55% (24)
bread crust over the ulcer (to keep dry)
(22 votes since 24 May 09)
0% (0) 14% (3) 5% (1) 5% (1) 77% (17)
Good quality sleep
(139 votes since 30 May 06)
49% (68) 14% (19) 2% (3) 18% (25) 17% (24)
Daktarin (oral Gel)
(29 votes since 12 Aug 05)
3% (1) 14% (4) 0% (0) 10% (3) 72% (21)
corsydol mouthwash
(29 votes since 12 Aug 09)
3% (1) 14% (4) 7% (2) 17% (5) 59% (17)
Tea bag
(100 votes since 9 Jan 04)
1% (1) 14% (14) 14% (14) 14% (14) 57% (57)
Suck an ice cube
(14 votes since 23 Oct 12)
0% (0) 14% (2) 57% (8) 14% (2) 14% (2)
Corsodyl mouthwash
(47 votes since 21 Jun 09)
9% (4) 15% (7) 6% (3) 26% (12) 45% (21)
Tetracycline
(47 votes since 30 Oct 03)
0% (0) 15% (7) 9% (4) 13% (6) 64% (30)
Gentian Violet
(33 votes since 12 Jun 05)
6% (2) 15% (5) 9% (3) 9% (3) 61% (20)
Antibiotic
(59 votes since 31 Oct 06)
7% (4) 15% (9) 2% (1) 19% (11) 58% (34)
letting the ulcer dry out
(64 votes since 29 Jan 06)
2% (1) 16% (10) 6% (4) 20% (13) 56% (36)
Valtrex
(51 votes since 10 Jun 04)
12% (6) 16% (8) 0% (0) 8% (4) 65% (33)
Monuka honey
(19 votes since 29 Sep 09)
0% (0) 16% (3) 0% (0) 16% (3) 68% (13)
Iglu
(19 votes since 7 Feb 10)
0% (0) 16% (3) 5% (1) 16% (3) 63% (12)
Chlorhexidine di-gluconate mouth rinse
(402 votes since 23 Nov 02)
8% (31) 16% (65) 11% (43) 15% (61) 50% (202)
Human pee
(55 votes since 6 Dec 05)
0% (0) 16% (9) 4% (2) 2% (1) 78% (43)
Iglu Gel
(12 votes since 30 Jun 10)
0% (0) 17% (2) 25% (3) 25% (3) 33% (4)
Orajel Canker Sore Mouth Wash
(18 votes since 22 Oct 09)
0% (0) 17% (3) 11% (2) 11% (2) 61% (11)
Liquorice (good quality)
(18 votes since 2 Sep 09)
0% (0) 17% (3) 11% (2) 0% (0) 72% (13)
Praying
(173 votes since 28 Jan 05)
14% (25) 17% (29) 2% (3) 12% (21) 55% (95)
Colloidal Silver
(64 votes since 13 Jun 03)
2% (1) 17% (11) 3% (2) 17% (11) 61% (39)
Honey
(117 votes since 7 Jan 04)
7% (8) 18% (21) 9% (11) 17% (20) 49% (57)
glycerene
(11 votes since 16 Apr 10)
0% (0) 18% (2) 9% (1) 18% (2) 55% (6)
Polyphenol Sulfonic Acid
(11 votes since 29 Mar 10)
0% (0) 18% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 82% (9)
Apple Cider Vinegar (applied with Q-Tip)
(11 votes since 15 Jan 10)
0% (0) 18% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 82% (9)
Alum (a pickling spice)
(22 votes since 14 Sep 08)
0% (0) 18% (4) 0% (0) 14% (3) 68% (15)
Cleaning white layer off ulcer
(179 votes since 29 Apr 05)
2% (4) 18% (33) 3% (5) 12% (21) 65% (116)
Tea Tree oil
(16 votes since 15 Jun 10)
0% (0) 19% (3) 19% (3) 25% (4) 38% (6)
dont touch it, let it heal by itself.
(94 votes since 18 Jan 08)
3% (3) 19% (18) 1% (1) 14% (13) 63% (59)
Clove of Garlic (use it like Bonjela)
(19 votes since 10 Jul 09)
5% (1) 21% (4) 5% (1) 5% (1) 63% (12)
Hydrogen peroxide rinse
(268 votes since 30 Dec 03)
7% (19) 21% (57) 10% (28) 24% (64) 37% (100)
coconut oil
(14 votes since 27 Oct 10)
7% (1) 21% (3) 0% (0) 29% (4) 43% (6)
bonjela once
(23 votes since 18 Nov 09)
4% (1) 22% (5) 26% (6) 22% (5) 26% (6)
manuka honey
(13 votes since 3 Mar 10)
8% (1) 23% (3) 0% (0) 8% (1) 62% (8)
Honey mixed with Turmeric Powder
(17 votes since 22 Jun 09)
0% (0) 24% (4) 0% (0) 6% (1) 71% (12)
put salt on the ulcer
(53 votes since 22 Sep 09)
0% (0) 25% (13) 9% (5) 26% (14) 40% (21)
debactrol
(12 votes since 1 Apr 10)
0% (0) 25% (3) 8% (1) 0% (0) 67% (8)
Bonjela Once
(47 votes since 20 May 09)
2% (1) 26% (12) 17% (8) 15% (7) 40% (19)
Bonjela once ( new )
(26 votes since 28 Jan 10)
8% (2) 27% (7) 19% (5) 27% (7) 19% (5)
Liquid Vit-E applied directly to sore
(18 votes since 23 Jun 08)
0% (0) 28% (5) 6% (1) 0% (0) 67% (12)
clean gently white from ulcer - tbrush
(14 votes since 27 Nov 09)
0% (0) 29% (4) 0% (0) 0% (0) 71% (10)
Tetracyclin dissolved in water
(10 votes since 31 Aug 10)
0% (0) 30% (3) 20% (2) 0% (0) 50% (5)
Canker Cover
(49 votes since 22 Nov 06)
2% (1) 33% (16) 12% (6) 18% (9) 35% (17)
Salt or saline solution
(1418 votes since 26 Sep 02)
6% (92) 33% (470) 15% (211) 22% (316) 23% (329)
salt warm water is the best solution.
(38 votes since 19 May 10)
5% (2) 34% (13) 11% (4) 32% (12) 18% (7)
Silver Nitrate
(55 votes since 8 Apr 04)
0% (0) 35% (19) 4% (2) 7% (4) 55% (30)
Baking Soda
(14 votes since 10 Nov 10)
0% (0) 36% (5) 7% (1) 7% (1) 50% (7)
hydrogen peroxide
(41 votes since 2 Feb 09)
2% (1) 37% (15) 2% (1) 24% (10) 34% (14)
Adcortyl / Kenalog / Kenacort / Triamcinolone
(863 votes since 24 Sep 02)
9% (76) 37% (317) 11% (93) 17% (146) 27% (231)
Oralmedic
(33 votes since 18 Mar 09)
0% (0) 39% (13) 21% (7) 6% (2) 33% (11)
steroids
(54 votes since 24 Aug 06)
6% (3) 44% (24) 6% (3) 9% (5) 35% (19)
Oralmedic
(29 votes since 12 Sep 09)
3% (1) 45% (13) 10% (3) 0% (0) 41% (12)
Eating Pani Puri (Food in India)
(121 votes since 5 Feb 08)
0% (0) 81% (98) 2% (2) 1% (1) 17% (20)