Mouth Ulcers Prevention and Treatment

Public survey, 38238 votes for 413 treatments since October 2002.

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