Mouth Ulcers Prevention and Treatment

Public survey, 27075 votes for 406 treatments since October 2002.

406 Treatments, votes, since
Currently sorted by Healing in descending order
Prevention Helps Healing Eases Pain Helps a bit No effect
Eating Pani Puri (Food in India)
(121 votes since 5 Feb 08)
0% (0) 81% (98) 2% (2) 1% (1) 17% (20)
steroids
(53 votes since 24 Aug 06)
4% (2) 45% (24) 6% (3) 9% (5) 36% (19)
Oralmedic
(27 votes since 12 Sep 09)
0% (0) 44% (12) 11% (3) 0% (0) 44% (12)
Adcortyl / Kenalog / Kenacort / Triamcinolone
(732 votes since 24 Sep 02)
10% (75) 42% (311) 13% (92) 20% (144) 15% (110)
Oralmedic
(30 votes since 18 Mar 09)
0% (0) 40% (12) 17% (5) 7% (2) 37% (11)
Baking Soda
(13 votes since 10 Nov 10)
0% (0) 38% (5) 0% (0) 8% (1) 54% (7)
Salt or saline solution
(1278 votes since 26 Sep 02)
7% (92) 36% (464) 16% (209) 24% (306) 16% (207)
Silver Nitrate
(55 votes since 8 Apr 04)
0% (0) 35% (19) 4% (2) 7% (4) 55% (30)
Canker Cover
(48 votes since 22 Nov 06)
2% (1) 33% (16) 10% (5) 19% (9) 35% (17)
salt warm water is the best solution.
(37 votes since 19 May 10)
5% (2) 32% (12) 11% (4) 32% (12) 19% (7)
hydrogen peroxide
(38 votes since 2 Feb 09)
3% (1) 32% (12) 3% (1) 26% (10) 37% (14)
Pyralvex
(92 votes since 17 Mar 03)
7% (6) 32% (29) 4% (4) 17% (16) 40% (37)
Tetracyclin dissolved in water
(10 votes since 31 Aug 10)
0% (0) 30% (3) 20% (2) 0% (0) 50% (5)
Gengigel Gel/Rinse
(97 votes since 4 Mar 03)
5% (5) 29% (28) 13% (13) 14% (14) 38% (37)
clean gently white from ulcer - tbrush
(14 votes since 27 Nov 09)
0% (0) 29% (4) 0% (0) 0% (0) 71% (10)
Liquid Vit-E applied directly to sore
(18 votes since 23 Jun 08)
0% (0) 28% (5) 6% (1) 0% (0) 67% (12)
Bonjela once ( new )
(26 votes since 28 Jan 10)
8% (2) 27% (7) 19% (5) 27% (7) 19% (5)
Bonjela Once
(46 votes since 20 May 09)
2% (1) 26% (12) 17% (8) 13% (6) 41% (19)
put salt on the ulcer
(51 votes since 22 Sep 09)
0% (0) 25% (13) 10% (5) 27% (14) 37% (19)
Debacterol, Oralmedic, HybenX
(135 votes since 4 Dec 02)
7% (9) 25% (34) 16% (22) 13% (17) 39% (53)
debactrol
(12 votes since 1 Apr 10)
0% (0) 25% (3) 8% (1) 0% (0) 67% (8)
Chlorhexidine di-gluconate mouth rinse
(272 votes since 23 Nov 02)
11% (31) 24% (64) 16% (43) 22% (61) 27% (73)
Honey mixed with Turmeric Powder
(17 votes since 22 Jun 09)
0% (0) 24% (4) 0% (0) 6% (1) 71% (12)
manuka honey
(13 votes since 3 Mar 10)
8% (1) 23% (3) 0% (0) 8% (1) 62% (8)
bonjela once
(23 votes since 18 Nov 09)
4% (1) 22% (5) 26% (6) 22% (5) 26% (6)
Bicarbonate of soda
(212 votes since 10 Dec 02)
6% (13) 21% (45) 8% (17) 22% (46) 43% (91)
Hydrogen peroxide rinse
(265 votes since 30 Dec 03)
7% (19) 21% (56) 10% (26) 24% (64) 38% (100)
Clove of Garlic (use it like Bonjela)
(19 votes since 10 Jul 09)
5% (1) 21% (4) 5% (1) 5% (1) 63% (12)
Prednisolone
(122 votes since 5 Jan 03)
6% (7) 20% (24) 6% (7) 21% (26) 48% (58)
dont touch it, let it heal by itself.
(93 votes since 18 Jan 08)
3% (3) 19% (18) 1% (1) 14% (13) 62% (58)
Tea Tree Oil
(155 votes since 9 Dec 02)
3% (5) 19% (30) 18% (28) 21% (33) 38% (59)
Alum (a pickling spice)
(21 votes since 14 Sep 08)
0% (0) 19% (4) 0% (0) 14% (3) 67% (14)
Cleaning white layer off ulcer
(177 votes since 29 Apr 05)
2% (4) 19% (33) 3% (5) 12% (21) 64% (114)
Honey
(115 votes since 7 Jan 04)
6% (7) 18% (21) 10% (11) 17% (20) 49% (56)
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)
glycerene
(11 votes since 16 Apr 10)
0% (0) 18% (2) 9% (1) 18% (2) 55% (6)
Colloidal Silver
(64 votes since 13 Jun 03)
2% (1) 17% (11) 3% (2) 17% (11) 61% (39)
TCP
(297 votes since 25 Nov 02)
5% (14) 17% (51) 23% (68) 24% (71) 31% (93)
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)
Suck an ice cube
(12 votes since 23 Oct 12)
0% (0) 17% (2) 50% (6) 17% (2) 17% (2)
Liquorice (good quality)
(18 votes since 2 Sep 09)
0% (0) 17% (3) 11% (2) 0% (0) 72% (13)
Human pee
(55 votes since 6 Dec 05)
0% (0) 16% (9) 4% (2) 2% (1) 78% (43)
Praying
(172 votes since 28 Jan 05)
15% (25) 16% (28) 2% (3) 12% (21) 55% (95)
letting the ulcer dry out
(62 votes since 29 Jan 06)
2% (1) 16% (10) 6% (4) 21% (13) 55% (34)
Dexamethasone
(56 votes since 4 May 03)
0% (0) 16% (9) 9% (5) 13% (7) 63% (35)
Oraldene mouthwash
(270 votes since 1 Nov 02)
10% (26) 16% (43) 14% (39) 26% (71) 34% (91)
Monuka honey
(19 votes since 29 Sep 09)
0% (0) 16% (3) 0% (0) 16% (3) 68% (13)
Valtrex
(51 votes since 10 Jun 04)
12% (6) 16% (8) 0% (0) 8% (4) 65% (33)
Corlan pellets
(96 votes since 21 Jan 03)
3% (3) 16% (15) 5% (5) 19% (18) 57% (55)
Corsodyl mouthwash
(45 votes since 21 Jun 09)
9% (4) 16% (7) 7% (3) 24% (11) 44% (20)
coconut oil
(13 votes since 27 Oct 10)
8% (1) 15% (2) 0% (0) 31% (4) 46% (6)
Antibiotic
(59 votes since 31 Oct 06)
7% (4) 15% (9) 2% (1) 19% (11) 58% (34)
Gentian Violet
(33 votes since 12 Jun 05)
6% (2) 15% (5) 9% (3) 9% (3) 61% (20)
Melon Frost (Chinese medicine)
(80 votes since 10 Feb 03)
1% (1) 15% (12) 11% (9) 15% (12) 58% (46)
Tetracycline
(47 votes since 30 Oct 03)
0% (0) 15% (7) 9% (4) 13% (6) 64% (30)
corsydol mouthwash
(27 votes since 12 Aug 09)
4% (1) 15% (4) 7% (2) 15% (4) 59% (16)
Aloclair
(151 votes since 25 Mar 03)
1% (2) 14% (21) 16% (24) 19% (29) 50% (75)
Daktarin (oral Gel)
(29 votes since 12 Aug 05)
3% (1) 14% (4) 0% (0) 10% (3) 72% (21)
Lysine
(327 votes since 11 Oct 02)
37% (122) 14% (45) 2% (8) 17% (55) 30% (97)
Vinegar
(80 votes since 2 Mar 04)
1% (1) 14% (11) 3% (2) 15% (12) 68% (54)
bread crust over the ulcer (to keep dry)
(22 votes since 24 May 09)
0% (0) 14% (3) 5% (1) 5% (1) 77% (17)
Baking powder
(30 votes since 9 Jan 08)
3% (1) 13% (4) 0% (0) 17% (5) 67% (20)
Good quality sleep
(135 votes since 30 May 06)
48% (65) 13% (18) 2% (3) 19% (25) 18% (24)
Tea bag
(99 votes since 9 Jan 04)
1% (1) 13% (13) 14% (14) 14% (14) 58% (57)
Oraccort (dental paste USP)
(23 votes since 1 Jun 09)
9% (2) 13% (3) 9% (2) 4% (1) 65% (15)
Listerine mouthwash
(23 votes since 20 Jun 10)
0% (0) 13% (3) 26% (6) 30% (7) 30% (7)
Brandy
(54 votes since 3 Dec 04)
2% (1) 13% (7) 20% (11) 13% (7) 52% (28)
Laser treatment from doctor
(31 votes since 11 Aug 04)
3% (1) 13% (4) 0% (0) 16% (5) 68% (21)
Vegemite / marmite
(132 votes since 16 Jun 03)
5% (6) 13% (17) 5% (6) 17% (22) 61% (81)
Keeping Hydrated (Drinking Water)
(235 votes since 25 Mar 03)
22% (52) 13% (30) 9% (22) 29% (68) 27% (63)
Natural yoghurt
(298 votes since 25 Nov 02)
11% (32) 13% (38) 11% (32) 23% (69) 43% (127)
Vitamin B
(296 votes since 19 Nov 02)
37% (110) 13% (37) 3% (8) 17% (51) 30% (90)
Propolis
(88 votes since 18 Feb 03)
9% (8) 13% (11) 8% (7) 19% (17) 51% (45)
Metronidazole (Flagyl) antibiotic
(105 votes since 23 Nov 02)
7% (7) 12% (13) 4% (4) 17% (18) 60% (63)
Biotene Mouthwash
(41 votes since 11 Aug 06)
20% (8) 12% (5) 7% (3) 17% (7) 44% (18)
Lemon juice
(76 votes since 10 Mar 04)
8% (6) 12% (9) 3% (2) 14% (11) 63% (48)
Zinc
(162 votes since 3 Jan 03)
26% (42) 12% (19) 2% (4) 20% (33) 40% (64)
iglu
(43 votes since 9 Oct 08)
2% (1) 12% (5) 16% (7) 14% (6) 56% (24)
Ipsab Concentrate (Heritage Product)
(26 votes since 28 Aug 05)
0% (0) 12% (3) 0% (0) 8% (2) 81% (21)
Chlorhexidine di-gluconate gel
(104 votes since 4 Dec 02)
10% (10) 12% (12) 13% (14) 21% (22) 44% (46)
Aphthasol
(78 votes since 9 Jan 03)
5% (4) 12% (9) 5% (4) 22% (17) 56% (44)
Iglu
(18 votes since 7 Feb 10)
0% (0) 11% (2) 6% (1) 17% (3) 67% (12)
Magic Mouthwash
(65 votes since 16 Oct 03)
3% (2) 11% (7) 26% (17) 15% (10) 45% (29)
Alum
(94 votes since 28 Dec 02)
4% (4) 11% (10) 9% (8) 16% (15) 61% (57)
ORA 5
(66 votes since 13 Mar 03)
11% (7) 11% (7) 6% (4) 17% (11) 56% (37)
Difflam Gel
(48 votes since 19 Jul 04)
4% (2) 10% (5) 21% (10) 17% (8) 48% (23)
Canker Care
(29 votes since 24 Oct 07)
3% (1) 10% (3) 7% (2) 7% (2) 72% (21)
CAMPHO-PHENIQUE
(39 votes since 19 Apr 05)
3% (1) 10% (4) 15% (6) 3% (1) 69% (27)
Buttermilk
(49 votes since 28 Nov 03)
2% (1) 10% (5) 6% (3) 10% (5) 71% (35)
Boots mouth ulcer treatment - excellent
(10 votes since 7 May 11)
0% (0) 10% (1) 30% (3) 10% (1) 50% (5)
Lactinex
(50 votes since 25 Jun 03)
4% (2) 10% (5) 4% (2) 10% (5) 72% (36)
Natural B - nutrilite
(10 votes since 16 Jan 10)
10% (1) 10% (1) 10% (1) 0% (0) 70% (7)
Ulcerease
(81 votes since 1 Apr 03)
1% (1) 10% (8) 25% (20) 21% (17) 43% (35)
GLY-OXIDE
(61 votes since 12 Aug 03)
8% (5) 10% (6) 5% (3) 20% (12) 57% (35)
Vitamin B12
(112 votes since 2 Dec 03)
34% (38) 10% (11) 1% (1) 13% (14) 43% (48)
iron
(112 votes since 17 Apr 03)
29% (33) 10% (11) 1% (1) 17% (19) 43% (48)
Frador
(245 votes since 26 Sep 02)
25% (61) 10% (24) 20% (50) 15% (36) 30% (74)
SM33
(113 votes since 27 Nov 02)
4% (4) 10% (11) 19% (22) 15% (17) 52% (59)
Difflam Spray
(104 votes since 10 May 03)
1% (1) 10% (10) 39% (41) 13% (14) 37% (38)
Metronidazole ( anti allergic )
(21 votes since 13 Aug 07)
0% (0) 10% (2) 0% (0) 19% (4) 71% (15)
Abreva
(21 votes since 30 Apr 08)
0% (0) 10% (2) 0% (0) 10% (2) 81% (17)
Weleda Medicinal Gargle
(53 votes since 25 Apr 03)
4% (2) 9% (5) 9% (5) 9% (5) 68% (36)
Vitamin C
(266 votes since 27 Nov 02)
27% (72) 9% (25) 4% (10) 14% (38) 45% (121)
Garlic oil / supplements
(64 votes since 7 Jan 04)
14% (9) 9% (6) 5% (3) 11% (7) 61% (39)
Aciclovir
(64 votes since 29 Aug 03)
8% (5) 9% (6) 2% (1) 14% (9) 67% (43)
Listerine mouthwash
(375 votes since 25 Nov 02)
13% (48) 9% (35) 17% (65) 25% (95) 35% (132)
Colchicine
(43 votes since 5 Oct 04)
7% (3) 9% (4) 5% (2) 14% (6) 65% (28)
Vit B and Folic Acid complex
(43 votes since 29 May 06)
35% (15) 9% (4) 2% (1) 5% (2) 49% (21)
Acidophilus
(87 votes since 30 May 03)
18% (16) 9% (8) 1% (1) 17% (15) 54% (47)
Aloe Vera juice
(207 votes since 20 Oct 02)
31% (64) 9% (19) 4% (8) 19% (40) 37% (76)
Sea Buckthorn oil on ulcer
(11 votes since 23 Sep 09)
0% (0) 9% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 91% (10)
Liquid Benadryl
(33 votes since 16 Feb 07)
0% (0) 9% (3) 15% (5) 18% (6) 58% (19)
mango/mango juice
(11 votes since 31 Aug 10)
0% (0) 9% (1) 9% (1) 0% (0) 82% (9)
Eat more protein over sugar and starch
(44 votes since 28 Apr 06)
18% (8) 9% (4) 0% (0) 14% (6) 59% (26)
CARMEX ointment for cold sores
(45 votes since 23 Apr 05)
2% (1) 9% (4) 7% (3) 9% (4) 73% (33)
Amosan / Bocasan antiseptic rinse
(147 votes since 12 Nov 02)
7% (10) 9% (13) 8% (12) 27% (40) 49% (72)
Iodine Tincture
(69 votes since 11 Mar 03)
1% (1) 9% (6) 7% (5) 20% (14) 62% (43)
Iglu Gel
(35 votes since 19 Jan 09)
3% (1) 9% (3) 17% (6) 14% (5) 57% (20)
Borax
(71 votes since 25 Jul 03)
3% (2) 8% (6) 0% (0) 14% (10) 75% (53)
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)
Vegemite
(12 votes since 25 Jan 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 17% (2) 0% (0) 67% (8)
ANGINOVAG buccal spray
(36 votes since 23 Nov 03)
0% (0) 8% (3) 3% (1) 8% (3) 81% (29)
Abreva
(24 votes since 21 Oct 07)
0% (0) 8% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 92% (22)
brushing teeth after every meal
(85 votes since 17 Aug 06)
26% (22) 8% (7) 5% (4) 20% (17) 41% (35)
Savacol Antiseptic Mouth rinse
(49 votes since 12 Jul 03)
4% (2) 8% (4) 2% (1) 18% (9) 67% (33)
Myrrh Tincture
(212 votes since 26 Sep 02)
31% (65) 8% (17) 9% (19) 16% (33) 37% (78)
Swishing with Regular Pepto Bismol
(25 votes since 18 Sep 07)
0% (0) 8% (2) 8% (2) 12% (3) 72% (18)
Benadryl Dye Free Liquid without Maalox
(127 votes since 23 Nov 02)
2% (3) 8% (10) 13% (17) 20% (25) 57% (72)
sticking a tissue to affected area & dry
(13 votes since 25 Oct 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 0% (0) 15% (2) 69% (9)
peridex antigingivital oral rinse (CDN)
(39 votes since 3 Feb 04)
0% (0) 8% (3) 5% (2) 18% (7) 69% (27)
Tea Tree oil
(13 votes since 15 Jun 10)
0% (0) 8% (1) 23% (3) 31% (4) 38% (5)
Omega-3 fatty acid
(13 votes since 7 Apr 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 85% (11)
Coconut oil
(13 votes since 1 Aug 10)
15% (2) 8% (1) 15% (2) 23% (3) 38% (5)
Arnica
(93 votes since 27 Nov 02)
2% (2) 8% (7) 9% (8) 20% (19) 61% (57)
Reduce stress
(160 votes since 9 Jul 06)
59% (94) 8% (12) 0% (0) 23% (36) 11% (18)
Cankermelts GX discs
(40 votes since 9 Feb 05)
0% (0) 8% (3) 8% (3) 20% (8) 65% (26)
Aerobic Oxygen in a bottle
(40 votes since 6 Jan 04)
5% (2) 8% (3) 5% (2) 10% (4) 73% (29)
Vodka (or any clean spirit)
(216 votes since 14 Apr 03)
4% (9) 7% (16) 31% (68) 18% (38) 39% (85)
Difflam Oralrinse
(109 votes since 15 Apr 03)
3% (3) 7% (8) 30% (33) 21% (23) 39% (42)
SM-33 direct onto ulcer
(41 votes since 26 Oct 05)
5% (2) 7% (3) 29% (12) 5% (2) 54% (22)
PerioGard Oral Rinse
(41 votes since 12 Nov 03)
0% (0) 7% (3) 10% (4) 10% (4) 73% (30)
Echinacea
(138 votes since 22 Mar 03)
28% (39) 7% (10) 3% (4) 22% (31) 39% (54)
Tamrind
(28 votes since 5 Feb 05)
0% (0) 7% (2) 0% (0) 11% (3) 82% (23)
Reduce acidic food intake
(84 votes since 23 Apr 05)
21% (18) 7% (6) 17% (14) 24% (20) 31% (26)
Biotene SLS-free toothpase
(112 votes since 20 Dec 02)
25% (28) 7% (8) 4% (4) 23% (26) 41% (46)
Scotch (alcohol)
(101 votes since 9 Oct 03)
2% (2) 7% (7) 25% (25) 15% (15) 51% (52)
PenicillinV
(59 votes since 20 Jul 03)
7% (4) 7% (4) 8% (5) 15% (9) 63% (37)
Kamistad-Gel
(30 votes since 18 Nov 04)
0% (0) 7% (2) 7% (2) 10% (3) 77% (23)
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)
Reduce vinegar intake
(45 votes since 3 Sep 05)
16% (7) 7% (3) 4% (2) 20% (9) 53% (24)
Soluble Aspirin
(381 votes since 26 Sep 02)
16% (61) 7% (25) 39% (150) 15% (56) 23% (89)
Acid reducers (Tagamet, ranitidine etc)
(46 votes since 22 Apr 04)
9% (4) 7% (3) 0% (0) 20% (9) 65% (30)
Anbesol Liquid
(297 votes since 14 Nov 02)
1% (4) 6% (19) 53% (158) 18% (54) 21% (62)
Fresh Pineapple
(142 votes since 10 Jul 03)
4% (6) 6% (9) 1% (2) 8% (11) 80% (114)
a guava fruit every day prevents ulcers
(16 votes since 6 Sep 08)
6% (1) 6% (1) 6% (1) 6% (1) 75% (12)
Milk of Magnesia
(112 votes since 9 Dec 02)
4% (5) 6% (7) 17% (19) 16% (18) 56% (63)
Cherry Maalox and Benadryl
(114 votes since 13 Nov 02)
4% (4) 6% (7) 21% (24) 19% (22) 50% (57)
Augmentin Tablets co-amoxiclav
(33 votes since 4 Aug 06)
0% (0) 6% (2) 9% (3) 12% (4) 73% (24)
Boots Mouth Ulcer treatment
(33 votes since 5 May 08)
0% (0) 6% (2) 33% (11) 9% (3) 52% (17)
Fruit
(133 votes since 2 Jul 03)
20% (26) 6% (8) 1% (1) 11% (15) 62% (83)
Soothagel
(34 votes since 27 Feb 07)
0% (0) 6% (2) 18% (6) 12% (4) 65% (22)
Careful brushing
(68 votes since 8 May 08)
32% (22) 6% (4) 6% (4) 18% (12) 38% (26)
Mouth wash with wine vinegar twice a day
(17 votes since 25 Jul 08)
6% (1) 6% (1) 0% (0) 12% (2) 76% (13)
Cephalexin (Keflex-antibiotic)
(34 votes since 2 Jun 04)
6% (2) 6% (2) 0% (0) 9% (3) 79% (27)
Salt water And TCP in hot water
(69 votes since 26 Jun 09)
1% (1) 6% (4) 70% (48) 3% (2) 20% (14)
Sage tea
(52 votes since 14 Jul 03)
4% (2) 6% (3) 6% (3) 12% (6) 73% (38)
Vince Mouthwash
(52 votes since 25 Apr 03)
2% (1) 6% (3) 8% (4) 13% (7) 71% (37)
Tee Tree Toothpaste
(70 votes since 21 Apr 03)
17% (12) 6% (4) 6% (4) 10% (7) 61% (43)
vegemite
(18 votes since 21 Dec 08)
6% (1) 6% (1) 11% (2) 11% (2) 67% (12)
effervescent vitaman B complex
(37 votes since 20 Dec 04)
19% (7) 5% (2) 3% (1) 16% (6) 57% (21)
Rubbing Alcohol applied with QTip
(76 votes since 27 Aug 03)
0% (0) 5% (4) 13% (10) 20% (15) 62% (47)
Rinstead Adult Gel
(384 votes since 25 Sep 02)
17% (66) 5% (20) 19% (72) 27% (102) 32% (124)
Ice held on the ucler for a few minutes
(232 votes since 19 Mar 03)
1% (2) 5% (12) 45% (105) 22% (52) 26% (61)
Oragel for Canker Sores
(97 votes since 6 Aug 03)
0% (0) 5% (5) 36% (35) 24% (23) 35% (34)
Cepacol (anesthetic sore throat spray)
(39 votes since 1 May 05)
0% (0) 5% (2) 26% (10) 10% (4) 59% (23)
Cepacaine mouthwash
(79 votes since 3 Jan 03)
8% (6) 5% (4) 13% (10) 20% (16) 54% (43)
Merc Sol (homeopath)
(41 votes since 7 Jan 04)
2% (1) 5% (2) 2% (1) 10% (4) 80% (33)
careful chewing
(41 votes since 19 Jul 09)
41% (17) 5% (2) 0% (0) 20% (8) 34% (14)
Alcohol (abstain completely)
(41 votes since 1 Jun 09)
12% (5) 5% (2) 5% (2) 7% (3) 71% (29)
Smyle Mouth Ulcer Gel
(21 votes since 14 Apr 08)
0% (0) 5% (1) 14% (3) 10% (2) 71% (15)
Golden Seal
(63 votes since 5 Mar 03)
6% (4) 5% (3) 5% (3) 16% (10) 68% (43)
Nicotine gum
(21 votes since 19 Dec 07)
5% (1) 5% (1) 0% (0) 5% (1) 86% (18)
Chewing tobacco
(42 votes since 22 Apr 04)
2% (1) 5% (2) 2% (1) 7% (3) 83% (35)
Baby Oragel
(86 votes since 9 Apr 03)
5% (4) 5% (4) 20% (17) 24% (21) 47% (40)
Zilacton
(174 votes since 12 Oct 02)
34% (60) 5% (8) 11% (19) 17% (29) 33% (58)
Liquid Chlorophyl mixed into water
(44 votes since 7 Sep 03)
5% (2) 5% (2) 5% (2) 9% (4) 77% (34)
Calpol
(45 votes since 28 Jan 05)
2% (1) 4% (2) 24% (11) 9% (4) 60% (27)
Bonjela
(958 votes since 26 Sep 02)
7% (63) 4% (42) 36% (345) 23% (222) 30% (286)
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)
get more sleep/ think positive
(23 votes since 23 Jul 11)
57% (13) 4% (1) 0% (0) 17% (4) 22% (5)
Seda-gel
(69 votes since 25 Jan 03)
1% (1) 4% (3) 16% (11) 17% (12) 61% (42)
Lidocaine Viscous 2% gel
(70 votes since 10 Nov 03)
0% (0) 4% (3) 51% (36) 10% (7) 34% (24)
Electric Tooth Brush (teeth and tongue)
(47 votes since 2 May 08)
17% (8) 4% (2) 0% (0) 9% (4) 70% (33)
Folic Acid
(118 votes since 14 Feb 03)
26% (31) 4% (5) 2% (2) 19% (23) 48% (57)
Use of ELECTRIC toothbrush
(142 votes since 2 May 03)
12% (17) 4% (6) 4% (6) 19% (27) 61% (86)
daktarin oral gel (miconazole 20mg)
(24 votes since 28 Sep 07)
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)
minocycline
(24 votes since 7 Nov 06)
4% (1) 4% (1) 0% (0) 8% (2) 83% (20)
Scraping the tongue clean
(73 votes since 18 Nov 04)
16% (12) 4% (3) 4% (3) 22% (16) 53% (39)
wheat/gluten free diet
(49 votes since 13 Jul 04)
24% (12) 4% (2) 0% (0) 12% (6) 59% (29)
BORIC ACID
(49 votes since 2 Sep 03)
2% (1) 4% (2) 0% (0) 14% (7) 80% (39)
corsodyl (mouthwash)
(25 votes since 6 Apr 10)
12% (3) 4% (1) 4% (1) 28% (7) 52% (13)
Dermavate cream mixed with acortyl
(25 votes since 22 Jul 05)
0% (0) 4% (1) 0% (0) 4% (1) 92% (23)
CANK + A
(101 votes since 30 Nov 02)
4% (4) 4% (4) 18% (18) 20% (20) 54% (55)
Sauerkraut Juice
(51 votes since 11 Jul 03)
0% (0) 4% (2) 2% (1) 8% (4) 86% (44)
Smoking
(102 votes since 14 Mar 05)
15% (15) 4% (4) 5% (5) 5% (5) 72% (73)
Codeine
(128 votes since 3 May 03)
0% (0) 4% (5) 57% (73) 9% (12) 30% (38)
Phylorinol
(53 votes since 13 Mar 03)
4% (2) 4% (2) 6% (3) 19% (10) 68% (36)
Benzocaine Gel
(115 votes since 12 Mar 03)
3% (3) 3% (4) 43% (49) 20% (23) 31% (36)
Melaleuca Vitality Pak
(29 votes since 27 Feb 05)
3% (1) 3% (1) 0% (0) 14% (4) 79% (23)
Anbesol Adult Strength Gel
(539 votes since 25 Sep 02)
13% (70) 3% (18) 42% (228) 21% (113) 20% (110)
Siwak/Misiwak Arab/Muslim tooth-stick
(30 votes since 10 Mar 05)
3% (1) 3% (1) 3% (1) 7% (2) 83% (25)
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)
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)
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)
Camomile tea
(102 votes since 7 May 03)
2% (2) 3% (3) 14% (14) 21% (21) 61% (62)
kanka
(36 votes since 20 Aug 07)
0% (0) 3% (1) 28% (10) 14% (5) 56% (20)
Proper dietary habits
(36 votes since 11 Mar 08)
44% (16) 3% (1) 0% (0) 14% (5) 39% (14)
Vicks Ultra Chloraseptic
(294 votes since 26 Sep 02)
22% (64) 3% (8) 22% (66) 20% (59) 33% (97)
Bite Splint
(37 votes since 20 Mar 04)
14% (5) 3% (1) 0% (0) 11% (4) 73% (27)
Oral B Alcohol Free-mouthwash
(74 votes since 6 Jul 03)
8% (6) 3% (2) 4% (3) 24% (18) 61% (45)
Cow’s milk
(188 votes since 11 Dec 02)
3% (6) 3% (5) 17% (32) 16% (30) 61% (115)
ELUDRIL MOUTH WASH
(38 votes since 30 Mar 04)
5% (2) 3% (1) 3% (1) 16% (6) 74% (28)
J A S O N Powersmile toothpaste
(77 votes since 9 Jan 03)
16% (12) 3% (2) 4% (3) 13% (10) 65% (50)
Weleda Calendula toothpaste
(79 votes since 27 Nov 02)
8% (6) 3% (2) 3% (2) 14% (11) 73% (58)
Gargle Mylanta
(41 votes since 10 Oct 03)
0% (0) 2% (1) 7% (3) 10% (4) 80% (33)
Natural Dentist SLS Free Toothpaste
(83 votes since 4 Mar 03)
27% (22) 2% (2) 4% (3) 27% (22) 41% (34)
Ibuprofen
(376 votes since 4 Feb 03)
1% (2) 2% (9) 58% (218) 19% (72) 20% (75)
antihistamine 24 hrs
(42 votes since 9 Jul 05)
0% (0) 2% (1) 0% (0) 14% (6) 83% (35)
Lidocaine H
(84 votes since 9 Jul 03)
0% (0) 2% (2) 50% (42) 14% (12) 33% (28)
Laxative (good BM)
(42 votes since 18 Nov 04)
7% (3) 2% (1) 0% (0) 14% (6) 76% (32)
Rembrant ToothP for Canker Sore Suffers
(44 votes since 4 Jun 04)
25% (11) 2% (1) 2% (1) 9% (4) 61% (27)
Multivitamin
(90 votes since 22 Nov 04)
29% (26) 2% (2) 1% (1) 13% (12) 54% (49)
Aniseed sweets
(90 votes since 20 Jan 03)
6% (5) 2% (2) 11% (10) 16% (14) 66% (59)
Sensodyne SLS-free toothpaste
(318 votes since 26 Sep 02)
44% (141) 2% (7) 3% (11) 23% (72) 27% (87)
Boots SLS-free toothpaste
(47 votes since 6 Oct 03)
15% (7) 2% (1) 4% (2) 11% (5) 68% (32)
vicodin
(47 votes since 31 Jan 05)
0% (0) 2% (1) 40% (19) 11% (5) 47% (22)
Paracetamol
(476 votes since 26 Sep 02)
13% (60) 2% (10) 43% (204) 19% (89) 24% (113)
Oral-B Zendium Toothpaste
(196 votes since 26 Sep 02)
39% (76) 2% (4) 5% (9) 15% (30) 39% (77)
Ice-Cream
(149 votes since 23 Mar 04)
1% (2) 2% (3) 46% (68) 18% (27) 33% (49)
liqourice root - chewed
(53 votes since 14 Jul 03)
4% (2) 2% (1) 6% (3) 19% (10) 70% (37)
Squigle Enamel Saver Toothpaste
(434 votes since 26 Sep 02)
71% (309) 2% (8) 2% (10) 9% (38) 16% (69)
Regular exercise
(112 votes since 19 Nov 03)
25% (28) 2% (2) 2% (2) 13% (15) 58% (65)
Tums/Rolaids - allow to melt on ulcer
(56 votes since 5 Aug 03)
2% (1) 2% (1) 9% (5) 23% (13) 64% (36)
Eludril - Oral spray (Pain relief)
(58 votes since 29 Apr 03)
5% (3) 2% (1) 29% (17) 10% (6) 53% (31)
Lots of Spinach
(61 votes since 2 Dec 04)
23% (14) 2% (1) 0% (0) 13% (8) 62% (38)
Benzoin Compound (tincture USP)
(65 votes since 24 Feb 03)
5% (3) 2% (1) 11% (7) 23% (15) 60% (39)
Multibionta
(204 votes since 26 Sep 02)
39% (79) 1% (3) 2% (4) 18% (36) 40% (82)
regular flossing
(70 votes since 24 Aug 05)
21% (15) 1% (1) 0% (0) 19% (13) 59% (41)
Toms of Maine Natural Toothpaste
(73 votes since 12 Mar 03)
11% (8) 1% (1) 4% (3) 15% (11) 68% (50)
Sarakan SLS-free toothpaste
(79 votes since 2 Jan 03)
18% (14) 1% (1) 6% (5) 20% (16) 54% (43)
Warmth - tea or any warm drink
(82 votes since 28 Oct 07)
0% (0) 1% (1) 38% (31) 28% (23) 33% (27)
Clove Oil
(95 votes since 13 Sep 03)
1% (1) 1% (1) 27% (26) 17% (16) 54% (51)
Chewing gum
(100 votes since 9 Aug 04)
3% (3) 1% (1) 8% (8) 12% (12) 76% (76)
Punchin’ the pillow
(204 votes since 28 Jan 03)
3% (7) 1% (2) 14% (29) 37% (76) 44% (90)
dapsone
(12 votes since 30 Sep 09)
25% (3) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 67% (8)
Filtered Cofee
(59 votes since 5 Feb 05)
2% (1) 0% (0) 7% (4) 8% (5) 83% (49)
Spirit of Camphor
(23 votes since 28 Aug 07)
0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (3) 9% (2) 78% (18)
ibilex 500 (cephalexin)
(21 votes since 28 Sep 07)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 100% (21)
Lansaprozole
(24 votes since 29 Sep 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (2) 88% (21)
Zylaprin Daily
(23 votes since 7 Oct 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 4% (1) 91% (21)
drinking hot tea
(81 votes since 14 Oct 07)
2% (2) 0% (0) 23% (19) 25% (20) 49% (40)
red tea
(27 votes since 18 Oct 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 11% (3) 78% (21)
DENTA-MED GEL
(10 votes since 29 Mar 10)
10% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 10% (1) 80% (8)
Grants Toothpaste
(39 votes since 4 Feb 05)
26% (10) 0% (0) 3% (1) 8% (3) 64% (25)
Medijel
(33 votes since 8 Nov 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 18% (6) 18% (6) 64% (21)
Burts Bees Lavender Mint Toothpaste
(57 votes since 12 Mar 03)
11% (6) 0% (0) 4% (2) 21% (12) 65% (37)
glutamine
(10 votes since 25 Jan 10)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 10% (1) 90% (9)
Lignocaine
(31 votes since 2 Mar 07)
3% (1) 0% (0) 29% (9) 6% (2) 61% (19)
Colgate Total
(30 votes since 4 Mar 09)
3% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 10% (3) 80% (24)
Xylocaine Viscous
(10 votes since 29 Jun 10)
0% (0) 0% (0) 40% (4) 20% (2) 40% (4)
vitamin c
(13 votes since 29 Oct 11)
31% (4) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 62% (8)
Isycalm
(12 votes since 2 Aug 11)
0% (0) 0% (0) 75% (9) 0% (0) 25% (3)
Soothelip
(23 votes since 20 Oct 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 9% (2) 9% (2) 83% (19)
fizzy cola to sooth mouth ulcers
(14 votes since 31 May 11)
7% (1) 0% (0) 29% (4) 0% (0) 64% (9)
Elimating Acidic foods
(16 votes since 25 May 11)
44% (7) 0% (0) 6% (1) 19% (3) 31% (5)
Rembrandt Canker Sore Toothpaste
(37 votes since 26 Sep 05)
35% (13) 0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (5) 51% (19)
EAT PEPPERMINT
(14 votes since 23 Apr 11)
7% (1) 0% (0) 7% (1) 14% (2) 71% (10)
Gluten Free Diet
(12 votes since 11 Nov 10)
42% (5) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 58% (7)
Massaging
(43 votes since 14 Aug 06)
2% (1) 0% (0) 9% (4) 12% (5) 77% (33)
Evening Primrose Oil Capsules
(34 votes since 5 Jun 05)
6% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 21% (7) 74% (25)
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)
Boots Sore Throat Spray (Lidocaine H..)
(34 votes since 1 Feb 07)
0% (0) 0% (0) 26% (9) 6% (2) 68% (23)
Squigle Tooth Builder Toothpaste
(22 votes since 10 Jul 10)
68% (15) 0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (3) 18% (4)
Cortisone Turbo Inhaler don’t rinse
(19 votes since 16 Dec 07)
5% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 95% (18)
Avamin Melts (methylcobalamin B12)
(26 votes since 14 Jan 08)
23% (6) 0% (0) 4% (1) 4% (1) 69% (18)
Hypnotherapy
(18 votes since 5 Mar 08)
6% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 6% (1) 89% (16)
Longo Vital Multivitamin Supplement
(43 votes since 12 Sep 03)
9% (4) 0% (0) 2% (1) 12% (5) 77% (33)
Oraldiet (oral probiotic)
(17 votes since 5 Aug 08)
24% (6) 0% (1) 0% (0) 0% (1) 76% (13)
dapsone
(40 votes since 9 Oct 03)
13% (5) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (3) 80% (32)
Omega 3-6-9 supplement
(46 votes since 17 May 04)
9% (4) 0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (6) 78% (36)
azathioprine 25mg
(15 votes since 4 Nov 08)
13% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 87% (13)
Tacrolomosis ointment
(33 votes since 5 Mar 04)
0% (0) 0% (0) 6% (2) 9% (3) 85% (28)
DRY GIN instant relief, gargle over ulc
(15 votes since 17 Oct 09)
7% (1) 0% (0) 20% (3) 0% (0) 73% (11)
L-Glutamic Acid
(33 votes since 6 Mar 04)
3% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (4) 85% (28)
Dequaspray (local anesthecic for mouths)
(16 votes since 2 May 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (2) 13% (2) 75% (12)
Yakult (first thing every day)
(49 votes since 6 Mar 04)
12% (6) 0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (6) 76% (37)
Scope Mouthwash
(17 votes since 26 Apr 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 100% (17)
Asthma Preventer Inhaler 100mg
(15 votes since 25 Mar 09)
7% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 7% (1) 87% (13)
throat lozenges
(28 votes since 15 Nov 08)
0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (4) 18% (5) 68% (19)
Aquafresh Extreme Tootpaste
(46 votes since 11 Mar 04)
2% (1) 0% (0) 2% (1) 11% (5) 85% (39)
Rinse with Gingely oil
(13 votes since 8 Jul 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 8% (1) 85% (11)
Green People Fennel & Propolis Toothpaste
(30 votes since 28 Jun 04)
10% (3) 0% (0) 0% (0) 10% (3) 80% (24)
actimel
(22 votes since 14 Mar 08)
9% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 9% (2) 82% (18)
Mix Ibuprofen and Paracetemol
(25 votes since 17 Nov 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 52% (13) 12% (3) 36% (9)
Fishermans Friends
(16 votes since 15 Nov 09)
6% (1) 0% (0) 6% (1) 6% (1) 81% (13)
Strepsils Plus Throat Spray
(14 votes since 13 Nov 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 21% (3) 14% (2) 64% (9)
Yotuel Pharma Toothpaste
(18 votes since 31 Mar 08)
6% (1) 0% (0) 6% (1) 6% (1) 83% (15)
tyrozets (lozenges dissolve on ulcer)
(13 votes since 1 Dec 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 8% (1) 85% (11)
Herbalife
(33 votes since 22 Oct 04)
3% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 9% (3) 88% (29)
retardex sls free toothpaste
(27 votes since 7 Oct 04)
7% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 11% (3) 81% (22)
Thalidomide
(47 votes since 9 Jun 03)
2% (1) 0% (0) 4% (2) 17% (8) 77% (36)
Pansoral mouth gel
(33 votes since 1 Oct 04)
0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (4) 15% (5) 73% (24)
Diprosone steriod based cream
(28 votes since 11 Aug 04)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (4) 86% (24)
Calpol
(24 votes since 6 Jun 08)
0% (0) 0% (0) 17% (4) 8% (2) 75% (18)
Canker Control (vitamin supplement)
(32 votes since 26 Jul 04)
6% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 16% (5) 78% (25)
Nature's Dentist Mouth Wash
(13 votes since 13 Jul 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 8% (1) 85% (11)
Vitamin A intake
(19 votes since 29 Jul 09)
5% (1) 0% (0) 5% (1) 26% (5) 63% (12)