Mouth Ulcers Prevention and Treatment

Public survey, 27256 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
(161 votes since 9 Jul 06)
59% (95) 7% (12) 0% (0) 22% (36) 11% (18)
Suck an ice cube
(14 votes since 23 Oct 12)
0% (0) 14% (2) 57% (8) 14% (2) 14% (2)
Adcortyl / Kenalog / Kenacort / Triamcinolone
(736 votes since 24 Sep 02)
10% (75) 43% (314) 13% (92) 20% (145) 15% (110)
Squigle Enamel Saver Toothpaste
(434 votes since 26 Sep 02)
71% (309) 2% (8) 2% (10) 9% (38) 16% (69)
Salt or saline solution
(1285 votes since 26 Sep 02)
7% (92) 36% (465) 16% (211) 24% (309) 16% (208)
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
(138 votes since 30 May 06)
49% (67) 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)
Ibuprofen
(379 votes since 4 Feb 03)
1% (2) 2% (9) 58% (220) 19% (72) 20% (76)
Anbesol Adult Strength Gel
(541 votes since 25 Sep 02)
13% (70) 3% (18) 42% (229) 21% (113) 21% (111)
Anbesol Liquid
(299 votes since 14 Nov 02)
1% (4) 6% (19) 53% (159) 18% (55) 21% (62)
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)
Soluble Aspirin
(382 votes since 26 Sep 02)
16% (61) 7% (25) 40% (151) 15% (56) 23% (89)
Paracetamol
(481 votes since 26 Sep 02)
12% (60) 2% (10) 43% (207) 19% (91) 23% (113)
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)
Ice held on the ucler for a few minutes
(233 votes since 19 Mar 03)
1% (2) 5% (12) 45% (106) 22% (52) 26% (61)
Keeping Hydrated (Drinking Water)
(236 votes since 25 Mar 03)
22% (52) 13% (30) 10% (23) 29% (68) 27% (63)
Chlorhexidine di-gluconate mouth rinse
(272 votes since 23 Nov 02)
11% (31) 24% (64) 16% (43) 22% (61) 27% (73)
Sensodyne SLS-free toothpaste
(319 votes since 26 Sep 02)
44% (141) 2% (7) 3% (11) 23% (72) 28% (88)
Elimating Acidic foods
(17 votes since 25 May 11)
47% (8) 0% (0) 6% (1) 18% (3) 29% (5)
Codeine
(129 votes since 3 May 03)
0% (0) 4% (5) 57% (74) 9% (12) 29% (38)
Lysine
(327 votes since 11 Oct 02)
37% (122) 14% (45) 2% (8) 17% (55) 30% (97)
Frador
(248 votes since 26 Sep 02)
25% (61) 10% (25) 21% (51) 15% (37) 30% (74)
Bonjela
(965 votes since 26 Sep 02)
7% (63) 4% (42) 36% (347) 23% (224) 30% (289)
Vitamin B
(299 votes since 19 Nov 02)
37% (112) 12% (37) 3% (8) 17% (52) 30% (90)
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)
Benzocaine Gel
(115 votes since 12 Mar 03)
3% (3) 3% (4) 43% (49) 20% (23) 31% (36)
TCP
(299 votes since 25 Nov 02)
5% (14) 17% (51) 23% (69) 24% (71) 31% (94)
Warmth - tea or any warm drink
(85 votes since 28 Oct 07)
0% (0) 1% (1) 38% (32) 29% (25) 32% (27)
Rinstead Adult Gel
(387 votes since 25 Sep 02)
17% (66) 5% (21) 19% (72) 27% (103) 32% (125)
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)
Vicks Ultra Chloraseptic
(295 votes since 26 Sep 02)
22% (64) 3% (8) 22% (66) 20% (60) 33% (97)
Lidocaine H
(85 votes since 9 Jul 03)
0% (0) 2% (2) 49% (42) 15% (13) 33% (28)
Iglu Gel
(12 votes since 30 Jun 10)
0% (0) 17% (2) 25% (3) 25% (3) 33% (4)
Coconut oil
(15 votes since 1 Aug 10)
13% (2) 13% (2) 13% (2) 27% (4) 33% (5)
Zilacton
(174 votes since 12 Oct 02)
34% (60) 5% (8) 11% (19) 17% (29) 33% (58)
Oraldene mouthwash
(270 votes since 1 Nov 02)
10% (26) 16% (43) 14% (39) 26% (71) 34% (91)
Lidocaine Viscous 2% gel
(70 votes since 10 Nov 03)
0% (0) 4% (3) 51% (36) 10% (7) 34% (24)
Oragel for Canker Sores
(97 votes since 6 Aug 03)
0% (0) 5% (5) 36% (35) 24% (23) 35% (34)
Listerine mouthwash
(376 votes since 25 Nov 02)
13% (48) 10% (36) 17% (65) 25% (95) 35% (132)
Canker Cover
(48 votes since 22 Nov 06)
2% (1) 33% (16) 10% (5) 19% (9) 35% (17)
Oralmedic
(31 votes since 18 Mar 09)
0% (0) 39% (12) 19% (6) 6% (2) 35% (11)
Tea Tree oil
(14 votes since 15 Jun 10)
0% (0) 14% (2) 21% (3) 29% (4) 36% (5)
steroids
(53 votes since 24 Aug 06)
4% (2) 45% (24) 6% (3) 9% (5) 36% (19)
Mix Ibuprofen and Paracetemol
(25 votes since 17 Nov 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 52% (13) 12% (3) 36% (9)
Difflam Spray
(105 votes since 10 May 03)
1% (1) 10% (10) 40% (42) 13% (14) 36% (38)
Aloe Vera juice
(209 votes since 20 Oct 02)
31% (64) 9% (19) 4% (8) 20% (42) 36% (76)
hydrogen peroxide
(38 votes since 2 Feb 09)
3% (1) 32% (12) 3% (1) 26% (10) 37% (14)
Myrrh Tincture
(213 votes since 26 Sep 02)
31% (65) 8% (17) 9% (19) 15% (33) 37% (79)
Hydrogen peroxide rinse
(266 votes since 30 Dec 03)
7% (19) 21% (56) 10% (27) 24% (64) 38% (100)
Careful brushing
(69 votes since 8 May 08)
33% (23) 6% (4) 6% (4) 17% (12) 38% (26)
Gengigel Gel/Rinse
(97 votes since 4 Mar 03)
5% (5) 29% (28) 13% (13) 14% (14) 38% (37)
put salt on the ulcer
(52 votes since 22 Sep 09)
0% (0) 25% (13) 10% (5) 27% (14) 38% (20)
Difflam Oralrinse
(109 votes since 15 Apr 03)
3% (3) 7% (8) 30% (33) 21% (23) 39% (42)
Tea Tree Oil
(158 votes since 9 Dec 02)
3% (5) 20% (31) 18% (28) 21% (33) 39% (61)
Echinacea
(138 votes since 22 Mar 03)
28% (39) 7% (10) 3% (4) 22% (31) 39% (54)
Vodka (or any clean spirit)
(217 votes since 14 Apr 03)
4% (9) 7% (16) 31% (68) 18% (39) 39% (85)
Debacterol, Oralmedic, HybenX
(135 votes since 4 Dec 02)
7% (9) 25% (34) 16% (22) 13% (17) 39% (53)
Zinc
(163 votes since 3 Jan 03)
26% (42) 12% (20) 2% (4) 20% (33) 39% (64)
Oral-B Zendium Toothpaste
(196 votes since 26 Sep 02)
39% (76) 2% (4) 5% (9) 15% (30) 39% (77)
Proper dietary habits
(38 votes since 11 Mar 08)
45% (17) 3% (1) 0% (0) 13% (5) 39% (15)
brushing teeth after every meal
(88 votes since 17 Aug 06)
26% (23) 8% (7) 6% (5) 20% (18) 40% (35)
Xylocaine Viscous
(10 votes since 29 Jun 10)
0% (0) 0% (0) 40% (4) 20% (2) 40% (4)
Multibionta
(205 votes since 26 Sep 02)
39% (79) 1% (3) 2% (4) 18% (37) 40% (82)
Pyralvex
(92 votes since 17 Mar 03)
7% (6) 32% (29) 4% (4) 17% (16) 40% (37)
Bonjela Once
(47 votes since 20 May 09)
2% (1) 26% (12) 17% (8) 15% (7) 40% (19)
Natural Dentist SLS Free Toothpaste
(83 votes since 4 Mar 03)
27% (22) 2% (2) 4% (3) 27% (22) 41% (34)
Biotene SLS-free toothpase
(112 votes since 20 Dec 02)
25% (28) 7% (8) 4% (4) 23% (26) 41% (46)
Vitamin B12
(114 votes since 2 Dec 03)
35% (40) 10% (11) 1% (1) 12% (14) 42% (48)
coconut oil
(14 votes since 27 Oct 10)
7% (1) 21% (3) 0% (0) 29% (4) 43% (6)
iron
(112 votes since 17 Apr 03)
29% (33) 10% (11) 1% (1) 17% (19) 43% (48)
Oralmedic
(28 votes since 12 Sep 09)
4% (1) 43% (12) 11% (3) 0% (0) 43% (12)
Natural yoghurt
(301 votes since 25 Nov 02)
11% (32) 13% (39) 11% (32) 23% (69) 43% (129)
Bicarbonate of soda
(212 votes since 10 Dec 02)
6% (13) 21% (45) 8% (17) 22% (46) 43% (91)
Ulcerease
(81 votes since 1 Apr 03)
1% (1) 10% (8) 25% (20) 21% (17) 43% (35)
Punchin’ the pillow
(205 votes since 28 Jan 03)
3% (7) 1% (2) 14% (29) 38% (77) 44% (90)
Biotene Mouthwash
(41 votes since 11 Aug 06)
20% (8) 12% (5) 7% (3) 17% (7) 44% (18)
Chlorhexidine di-gluconate gel
(104 votes since 4 Dec 02)
10% (10) 12% (12) 13% (14) 21% (22) 44% (46)
Magic Mouthwash
(65 votes since 16 Oct 03)
3% (2) 11% (7) 26% (17) 15% (10) 45% (29)
Corsodyl mouthwash
(47 votes since 21 Jun 09)
9% (4) 15% (7) 6% (3) 26% (12) 45% (21)
Vitamin C
(267 votes since 27 Nov 02)
27% (72) 9% (25) 4% (10) 15% (39) 45% (121)
Baby Oragel
(86 votes since 9 Apr 03)
5% (4) 5% (4) 20% (17) 24% (21) 47% (40)
vicodin
(47 votes since 31 Jan 05)
0% (0) 2% (1) 40% (19) 11% (5) 47% (22)
Prednisolone
(122 votes since 5 Jan 03)
6% (7) 20% (24) 6% (7) 21% (26) 48% (58)
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)
Folic Acid
(119 votes since 14 Feb 03)
26% (31) 5% (6) 2% (2) 19% (23) 48% (57)
Difflam Gel
(48 votes since 19 Jul 04)
4% (2) 10% (5) 21% (10) 17% (8) 48% (23)
Honey
(117 votes since 7 Jan 04)
7% (8) 18% (21) 9% (11) 17% (20) 49% (57)
Amosan / Bocasan antiseptic rinse
(147 votes since 12 Nov 02)
7% (10) 9% (13) 8% (12) 27% (40) 49% (72)
Aloclair
(152 votes since 25 Mar 03)
1% (2) 14% (22) 16% (24) 19% (29) 49% (75)
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)
Boots mouth ulcer treatment - excellent
(10 votes since 7 May 11)
0% (0) 10% (1) 30% (3) 10% (1) 50% (5)
Cherry Maalox and Benadryl
(114 votes since 13 Nov 02)
4% (4) 6% (7) 21% (24) 19% (22) 50% (57)
Scotch (alcohol)
(102 votes since 9 Oct 03)
2% (2) 7% (7) 25% (26) 15% (15) 51% (52)
Propolis
(88 votes since 18 Feb 03)
9% (8) 13% (11) 8% (7) 19% (17) 51% (45)
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)
SM33
(114 votes since 27 Nov 02)
4% (4) 10% (11) 19% (22) 15% (17) 53% (60)
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)
Eludril - Oral spray (Pain relief)
(58 votes since 29 Apr 03)
5% (3) 2% (1) 29% (17) 10% (6) 53% (31)
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)
corsodyl (mouthwash)
(26 votes since 6 Apr 10)
12% (3) 4% (1) 4% (1) 27% (7) 54% (14)
Gluten Free Diet
(13 votes since 11 Nov 10)
38% (5) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 54% (7)
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)
Sarakan SLS-free toothpaste
(79 votes since 2 Jan 03)
18% (14) 1% (1) 6% (5) 20% (16) 54% (43)
Cepacaine mouthwash
(79 votes since 3 Jan 03)
8% (6) 5% (4) 13% (10) 20% (16) 54% (43)
Multivitamin
(90 votes since 22 Nov 04)
29% (26) 2% (2) 1% (1) 13% (12) 54% (49)
CANK + A
(101 votes since 30 Nov 02)
4% (4) 4% (4) 18% (18) 20% (20) 54% (55)
Silver Nitrate
(55 votes since 8 Apr 04)
0% (0) 35% (19) 4% (2) 7% (4) 55% (30)
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)
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)
ORA 5
(66 votes since 13 Mar 03)
11% (7) 11% (7) 6% (4) 17% (11) 56% (37)
Milk of Magnesia
(112 votes since 9 Dec 02)
4% (5) 6% (7) 17% (19) 16% (18) 56% (63)
letting the ulcer dry out
(64 votes since 29 Jan 06)
2% (1) 16% (10) 6% (4) 20% (13) 56% (36)
Aphthasol
(78 votes since 9 Jan 03)
5% (4) 12% (9) 5% (4) 22% (17) 56% (44)
Benadryl Dye Free Liquid without Maalox
(127 votes since 23 Nov 02)
2% (3) 8% (10) 13% (17) 20% (25) 57% (72)
Corlan pellets
(98 votes since 21 Jan 03)
3% (3) 15% (15) 6% (6) 18% (18) 57% (56)
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)
Melon Frost (Chinese medicine)
(80 votes since 10 Feb 03)
1% (1) 15% (12) 11% (9) 15% (12) 58% (46)
Liquid Benadryl
(33 votes since 16 Feb 07)
0% (0) 9% (3) 15% (5) 18% (6) 58% (19)
Tea bag
(99 votes since 9 Jan 04)
1% (1) 13% (13) 14% (14) 14% (14) 58% (57)
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 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)
regular flossing
(71 votes since 24 Aug 05)
21% (15) 1% (1) 0% (0) 18% (13) 59% (42)
Strepsils Plus Throat Spray
(15 votes since 13 Nov 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 27% (4) 13% (2) 60% (9)
Calpol
(45 votes since 28 Jan 05)
2% (1) 4% (2) 24% (11) 9% (4) 60% (27)
Benzoin Compound (tincture USP)
(65 votes since 24 Feb 03)
5% (3) 2% (1) 11% (7) 23% (15) 60% (39)
Metronidazole (Flagyl) antibiotic
(105 votes since 23 Nov 02)
7% (7) 12% (13) 4% (4) 17% (18) 60% (63)
Camomile tea
(103 votes since 7 May 03)
2% (2) 3% (3) 14% (14) 21% (22) 60% (62)
Use of ELECTRIC toothbrush
(144 votes since 2 May 03)
12% (17) 4% (6) 4% (6) 19% (28) 60% (87)
Gentian Violet
(33 votes since 12 Jun 05)
6% (2) 15% (5) 9% (3) 9% (3) 61% (20)
Alum
(94 votes since 28 Dec 02)
4% (4) 11% (10) 9% (8) 16% (15) 61% (57)
Oral B Alcohol Free-mouthwash
(74 votes since 6 Jul 03)
8% (6) 3% (2) 4% (3) 24% (18) 61% (45)
Seda-gel
(69 votes since 25 Jan 03)
1% (1) 4% (3) 16% (11) 17% (12) 61% (42)
Garlic oil / supplements
(64 votes since 7 Jan 04)
14% (9) 9% (6) 5% (3) 11% (7) 61% (39)
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)
Arnica
(93 votes since 27 Nov 02)
2% (2) 8% (7) 9% (8) 20% (19) 61% (57)
Rembrant ToothP for Canker Sore Suffers
(44 votes since 4 Jun 04)
25% (11) 2% (1) 2% (1) 9% (4) 61% (27)
Tee Tree Toothpaste
(70 votes since 21 Apr 03)
17% (12) 6% (4) 6% (4) 10% (7) 61% (43)
Cow’s milk
(192 votes since 11 Dec 02)
3% (6) 3% (5) 17% (33) 16% (30) 61% (118)
vitamin c
(13 votes since 29 Oct 11)
31% (4) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 62% (8)
manuka honey
(13 votes since 3 Mar 10)
8% (1) 23% (3) 0% (0) 8% (1) 62% (8)
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)
Dexamethasone
(56 votes since 4 May 03)
0% (0) 16% (9) 9% (5) 13% (7) 63% (35)
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)
Iodine Tincture
(70 votes since 11 Mar 03)
1% (1) 9% (6) 7% (5) 20% (14) 63% (44)
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 A intake
(19 votes since 29 Jul 09)
5% (1) 0% (0) 5% (1) 26% (5) 63% (12)
Lemon juice
(76 votes since 10 Mar 04)
8% (6) 12% (9) 3% (2) 14% (11) 63% (48)
Clove of Garlic (use it like Bonjela)
(19 votes since 10 Jul 09)
5% (1) 21% (4) 5% (1) 5% (1) 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)
Burts Bees Lavender Mint Toothpaste
(57 votes since 12 Mar 03)
11% (6) 0% (0) 4% (2) 21% (12) 65% (37)
J A S O N Powersmile toothpaste
(77 votes since 9 Jan 03)
16% (12) 3% (2) 4% (3) 13% (10) 65% (50)
Cankermelts GX discs
(40 votes since 9 Feb 05)
0% (0) 8% (3) 8% (3) 20% (8) 65% (26)
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)
throat lozenges
(29 votes since 15 Nov 08)
0% (0) 0% (0) 17% (5) 17% (5) 66% (19)
Aniseed sweets
(90 votes since 20 Jan 03)
6% (5) 2% (2) 11% (10) 16% (14) 66% (59)
Colchicine
(44 votes since 5 Oct 04)
7% (3) 9% (4) 5% (2) 14% (6) 66% (29)
vegemite
(18 votes since 21 Dec 08)
6% (1) 6% (1) 11% (2) 11% (2) 67% (12)
Vegemite
(12 votes since 25 Jan 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 17% (2) 0% (0) 67% (8)
Baking powder
(30 votes since 9 Jan 08)
3% (1) 13% (4) 0% (0) 17% (5) 67% (20)
Alum (a pickling spice)
(21 votes since 14 Sep 08)
0% (0) 19% (4) 0% (0) 14% (3) 67% (14)
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)
Liquid Vit-E applied directly to sore
(18 votes since 23 Jun 08)
0% (0) 28% (5) 6% (1) 0% (0) 67% (12)
dapsone
(12 votes since 30 Sep 09)
25% (3) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 67% (8)
debactrol
(12 votes since 1 Apr 10)
0% (0) 25% (3) 8% (1) 0% (0) 67% (8)
Aciclovir
(64 votes since 29 Aug 03)
8% (5) 9% (6) 2% (1) 14% (9) 67% (43)
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)
Toms of Maine Natural Toothpaste
(74 votes since 12 Mar 03)
12% (9) 1% (1) 4% (3) 15% (11) 68% (50)
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)
Phylorinol
(53 votes since 13 Mar 03)
4% (2) 4% (2) 6% (3) 19% (10) 68% (36)
Weleda Medicinal Gargle
(53 votes since 25 Apr 03)
4% (2) 9% (5) 9% (5) 9% (5) 68% (36)
Boots SLS-free toothpaste
(47 votes since 6 Oct 03)
15% (7) 2% (1) 4% (2) 11% (5) 68% (32)
Golden Seal
(63 votes since 5 Mar 03)
6% (4) 5% (3) 5% (3) 16% (10) 68% (43)
Monuka honey
(19 votes since 29 Sep 09)
0% (0) 16% (3) 0% (0) 16% (3) 68% (13)
CAMPHO-PHENIQUE
(39 votes since 19 Apr 05)
3% (1) 10% (4) 15% (6) 3% (1) 69% (27)
Avamin Melts (methylcobalamin B12)
(26 votes since 14 Jan 08)
23% (6) 0% (0) 4% (1) 4% (1) 69% (18)
peridex antigingivital oral rinse (CDN)
(39 votes since 3 Feb 04)
0% (0) 8% (3) 5% (2) 18% (7) 69% (27)
sticking a tissue to affected area & dry
(13 votes since 25 Oct 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 0% (0) 15% (2) 69% (9)
Electric Tooth Brush (teeth and tongue)
(49 votes since 2 May 08)
16% (8) 4% (2) 0% (0) 10% (5) 69% (34)
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)
Vince Mouthwash
(52 votes since 25 Apr 03)
2% (1) 6% (3) 8% (4) 13% (7) 71% (37)
EAT PEPPERMINT
(14 votes since 23 Apr 11)
7% (1) 0% (0) 7% (1) 14% (2) 71% (10)
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)
Metronidazole ( anti allergic )
(21 votes since 13 Aug 07)
0% (0) 10% (2) 0% (0) 19% (4) 71% (15)
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)
Canker Care
(29 votes since 24 Oct 07)
3% (1) 10% (3) 7% (2) 7% (2) 72% (21)
Daktarin (oral Gel)
(29 votes since 12 Aug 05)
3% (1) 14% (4) 0% (0) 10% (3) 72% (21)
Aerobic Oxygen in a bottle
(40 votes since 6 Jan 04)
5% (2) 8% (3) 5% (2) 10% (4) 73% (29)
Augmentin Tablets co-amoxiclav
(33 votes since 4 Aug 06)
0% (0) 6% (2) 9% (3) 12% (4) 73% (24)
Pansoral mouth gel
(33 votes since 1 Oct 04)
0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (4) 15% (5) 73% (24)
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)
CARMEX ointment for cold sores
(45 votes since 23 Apr 05)
2% (1) 9% (4) 7% (3) 9% (4) 73% (33)
Weleda Calendula toothpaste
(79 votes since 27 Nov 02)
8% (6) 3% (2) 3% (2) 14% (11) 73% (58)
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)
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)
Spirulina powder mixed with apple juice
(24 votes since 13 Aug 07)
4% (1) 4% (1) 0% (0) 17% (4) 75% (18)
a guava fruit every day prevents ulcers
(16 votes since 6 Sep 08)
6% (1) 6% (1) 6% (1) 6% (1) 75% (12)
Dequaspray (local anesthecic for mouths)
(16 votes since 2 May 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (2) 13% (2) 75% (12)
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)
Chewing gum
(101 votes since 9 Aug 04)
3% (3) 1% (1) 9% (9) 12% (12) 75% (76)
Yakult (first thing every day)
(50 votes since 6 Mar 04)
12% (6) 0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (6) 76% (38)
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)
Fishermans Friends
(17 votes since 15 Nov 09)
12% (2) 0% (0) 6% (1) 6% (1) 76% (13)
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)
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)
red tea
(27 votes since 18 Oct 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 11% (3) 78% (21)
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)
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)
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)
dapsone
(40 votes since 9 Oct 03)
13% (5) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (3) 80% (32)
Colgate Total
(30 votes since 4 Mar 09)
3% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 10% (3) 80% (24)
Fresh Pineapple
(143 votes since 10 Jul 03)
4% (6) 6% (9) 1% (2) 8% (11) 80% (115)
Gargle Mylanta
(41 votes since 10 Oct 03)
0% (0) 2% (1) 7% (3) 10% (4) 80% (33)
Merc Sol (homeopath)
(41 votes since 7 Jan 04)
2% (1) 5% (2) 2% (1) 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)
Asthma Preventer Inhaler 100mg
(16 votes since 25 Mar 09)
6% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (2) 81% (13)
retardex sls free toothpaste
(27 votes since 7 Oct 04)
7% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 11% (3) 81% (22)
mango/mango juice
(11 votes since 31 Aug 10)
0% (0) 9% (1) 9% (1) 0% (0) 82% (9)
actimel
(22 votes since 14 Mar 08)
9% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 9% (2) 82% (18)
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)
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)
Yotuel Pharma Toothpaste
(18 votes since 31 Mar 08)
6% (1) 0% (0) 6% (1) 6% (1) 83% (15)
Chewing tobacco
(42 votes since 22 Apr 04)
2% (1) 5% (2) 2% (1) 7% (3) 83% (35)
Siwak/Misiwak Arab/Muslim tooth-stick
(30 votes since 10 Mar 05)
3% (1) 3% (1) 3% (1) 7% (2) 83% (25)
Filtered Cofee
(60 votes since 5 Feb 05)
2% (1) 0% (0) 7% (4) 8% (5) 83% (50)
antihistamine 24 hrs
(42 votes since 9 Jul 05)
0% (0) 2% (1) 0% (0) 14% (6) 83% (35)
minocycline
(24 votes since 7 Nov 06)
4% (1) 4% (1) 0% (0) 8% (2) 83% (20)
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)
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)
Aquafresh Extreme Tootpaste
(46 votes since 11 Mar 04)
2% (1) 0% (0) 2% (1) 11% (5) 85% (39)
Viractin
(33 votes since 15 Jun 04)
3% (1) 3% (1) 0% (0) 9% (3) 85% (28)
L-Glutamic Acid
(33 votes since 6 Mar 04)
3% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (4) 85% (28)
Tacrolomosis ointment
(33 votes since 5 Mar 04)
0% (0) 0% (0) 6% (2) 9% (3) 85% (28)
Nicotine gum
(21 votes since 19 Dec 07)
5% (1) 5% (1) 0% (0) 5% (1) 86% (18)
Diprosone steriod based cream
(28 votes since 11 Aug 04)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (4) 86% (24)
Sauerkraut Juice
(51 votes since 11 Jul 03)
0% (0) 4% (2) 2% (1) 8% (4) 86% (44)
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)
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)
Hypnotherapy
(18 votes since 5 Mar 08)
6% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 6% (1) 89% (16)
Carbosan Gel (Carbenoxolone Sodium)
(29 votes since 26 Mar 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 3% (1) 7% (2) 90% (26)
Garam Masala
(30 votes since 5 Feb 05)
0% (0) 3% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 90% (27)
glutamine
(10 votes since 25 Jan 10)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 10% (1) 90% (9)
Tiger Balm
(33 votes since 13 Feb 08)
0% (0) 3% (1) 6% (2) 0% (0) 91% (30)
Sea Buckthorn oil on ulcer
(11 votes since 23 Sep 09)
0% (0) 9% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 91% (10)
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)
Lactinex
(26 votes since 3 May 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (2) 92% (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)
Cortisone Turbo Inhaler don’t rinse
(19 votes since 16 Dec 07)
5% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 95% (18)
ibilex 500 (cephalexin)
(22 votes since 28 Sep 07)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 100% (22)
Scope Mouthwash
(17 votes since 26 Apr 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 100% (17)