Mouth Ulcers Prevention and Treatment

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

406 Treatments, votes, since
Currently sorted by No effect in descending order
Prevention Helps Healing Eases Pain Helps a bit No effect
ibilex 500 (cephalexin)
(21 votes since 28 Sep 07)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 100% (21)
Scope Mouthwash
(17 votes since 26 Apr 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 100% (17)
Cortisone Turbo Inhaler don’t rinse
(19 votes since 16 Dec 07)
5% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 95% (18)
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)
Lactinex
(26 votes since 3 May 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (2) 92% (24)
Dermavate cream mixed with acortyl
(25 votes since 22 Jul 05)
0% (0) 4% (1) 0% (0) 4% (1) 92% (23)
Abreva
(24 votes since 21 Oct 07)
0% (0) 8% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 92% (22)
Zylaprin Daily
(23 votes since 7 Oct 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 4% (1) 91% (21)
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)
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)
Carbosan Gel (Carbenoxolone Sodium)
(29 votes since 26 Mar 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 3% (1) 7% (2) 90% (26)
Hypnotherapy
(18 votes since 5 Mar 08)
6% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 6% (1) 89% (16)
Herbalife
(33 votes since 22 Oct 04)
3% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 9% (3) 88% (29)
Lansaprozole
(24 votes since 29 Sep 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (2) 88% (21)
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)
Asthma Preventer Inhaler 100mg
(15 votes since 25 Mar 09)
7% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 7% (1) 87% (13)
Sauerkraut Juice
(51 votes since 11 Jul 03)
0% (0) 4% (2) 2% (1) 8% (4) 86% (44)
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)
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)
Viractin
(33 votes since 15 Jun 04)
3% (1) 3% (1) 0% (0) 9% (3) 85% (28)
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)
Nature's Dentist Mouth Wash
(13 votes since 13 Jul 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 8% (1) 85% (11)
tyrozets (lozenges dissolve on ulcer)
(13 votes since 1 Dec 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)
minocycline
(24 votes since 7 Nov 06)
4% (1) 4% (1) 0% (0) 8% (2) 83% (20)
antihistamine 24 hrs
(42 votes since 9 Jul 05)
0% (0) 2% (1) 0% (0) 14% (6) 83% (35)
Yotuel Pharma Toothpaste
(18 votes since 31 Mar 08)
6% (1) 0% (0) 6% (1) 6% (1) 83% (15)
Siwak/Misiwak Arab/Muslim tooth-stick
(30 votes since 10 Mar 05)
3% (1) 3% (1) 3% (1) 7% (2) 83% (25)
Chewing tobacco
(42 votes since 22 Apr 04)
2% (1) 5% (2) 2% (1) 7% (3) 83% (35)
daktarin oral gel (miconazole 20mg)
(24 votes since 28 Sep 07)
4% (1) 4% (1) 0% (0) 8% (2) 83% (20)
Filtered Cofee
(59 votes since 5 Feb 05)
2% (1) 0% (0) 7% (4) 8% (5) 83% (49)
Soothelip
(23 votes since 20 Oct 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 9% (2) 9% (2) 83% (19)
Tamrind
(28 votes since 5 Feb 05)
0% (0) 7% (2) 0% (0) 11% (3) 82% (23)
Apple Cider Vinegar (applied with Q-Tip)
(11 votes since 15 Jan 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)
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)
retardex sls free toothpaste
(27 votes since 7 Oct 04)
7% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 11% (3) 81% (22)
Fishermans Friends
(16 votes since 15 Nov 09)
6% (1) 0% (0) 6% (1) 6% (1) 81% (13)
Abreva
(21 votes since 30 Apr 08)
0% (0) 10% (2) 0% (0) 10% (2) 81% (17)
Ipsab Concentrate (Heritage Product)
(26 votes since 28 Aug 05)
0% (0) 12% (3) 0% (0) 8% (2) 81% (21)
ANGINOVAG buccal spray
(36 votes since 23 Nov 03)
0% (0) 8% (3) 3% (1) 8% (3) 81% (29)
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)
Fresh Pineapple
(142 votes since 10 Jul 03)
4% (6) 6% (9) 1% (2) 8% (11) 80% (114)
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)
Colgate Total
(30 votes since 4 Mar 09)
3% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 10% (3) 80% (24)
BORIC ACID
(49 votes since 2 Sep 03)
2% (1) 4% (2) 0% (0) 14% (7) 80% (39)
Cephalexin (Keflex-antibiotic)
(34 votes since 2 Jun 04)
6% (2) 6% (2) 0% (0) 9% (3) 79% (27)
Melaleuca Vitality Pak
(29 votes since 27 Feb 05)
3% (1) 3% (1) 0% (0) 14% (4) 79% (23)
Florsalmin
(23 votes since 6 Nov 07)
9% (2) 4% (1) 4% (1) 4% (1) 78% (18)
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)
Omega 3-6-9 supplement
(46 votes since 17 May 04)
9% (4) 0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (6) 78% (36)
Human pee
(55 votes since 6 Dec 05)
0% (0) 16% (9) 4% (2) 2% (1) 78% (43)
Canker Control (vitamin supplement)
(32 votes since 26 Jul 04)
6% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 16% (5) 78% (25)
red tea
(27 votes since 18 Oct 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 11% (3) 78% (21)
Erythromycin (penicillin alternative)
(31 votes since 20 Jan 05)
3% (1) 3% (1) 0% (0) 16% (5) 77% (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)
Liquid Chlorophyl mixed into water
(44 votes since 7 Sep 03)
5% (2) 5% (2) 5% (2) 9% (4) 77% (34)
Longo Vital Multivitamin Supplement
(43 votes since 12 Sep 03)
9% (4) 0% (0) 2% (1) 12% (5) 77% (33)
Massaging
(43 votes since 14 Aug 06)
2% (1) 0% (0) 9% (4) 12% (5) 77% (33)
Kamistad-Gel
(30 votes since 18 Nov 04)
0% (0) 7% (2) 7% (2) 10% (3) 77% (23)
Thalidomide
(47 votes since 9 Jun 03)
2% (1) 0% (0) 4% (2) 17% (8) 77% (36)
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)
Laxative (good BM)
(42 votes since 18 Nov 04)
7% (3) 2% (1) 0% (0) 14% (6) 76% (32)
olive leaf extract tablets
(46 votes since 12 Sep 03)
2% (1) 4% (2) 0% (0) 17% (8) 76% (35)
Chewing gum
(100 votes since 9 Aug 04)
3% (3) 1% (1) 8% (8) 12% (12) 76% (76)
Yakult (first thing every day)
(49 votes since 6 Mar 04)
12% (6) 0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (6) 76% (37)
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)
Spirulina powder mixed with apple juice
(24 votes since 13 Aug 07)
4% (1) 4% (1) 0% (0) 17% (4) 75% (18)
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)
Borax
(71 votes since 25 Jul 03)
3% (2) 8% (6) 0% (0) 14% (10) 75% (53)
Phenol (1.4%)
(31 votes since 7 Jul 05)
0% (0) 3% (1) 19% (6) 3% (1) 74% (23)
ELUDRIL MOUTH WASH
(38 votes since 30 Mar 04)
5% (2) 3% (1) 3% (1) 16% (6) 74% (28)
Evening Primrose Oil Capsules
(34 votes since 5 Jun 05)
6% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 21% (7) 74% (25)
Weleda Calendula toothpaste
(79 votes since 27 Nov 02)
8% (6) 3% (2) 3% (2) 14% (11) 73% (58)
CARMEX ointment for cold sores
(45 votes since 23 Apr 05)
2% (1) 9% (4) 7% (3) 9% (4) 73% (33)
DRY GIN instant relief, gargle over ulc
(15 votes since 17 Oct 09)
7% (1) 0% (0) 20% (3) 0% (0) 73% (11)
PerioGard Oral Rinse
(41 votes since 12 Nov 03)
0% (0) 7% (3) 10% (4) 10% (4) 73% (30)
Sage tea
(52 votes since 14 Jul 03)
4% (2) 6% (3) 6% (3) 12% (6) 73% (38)
Bite Splint
(37 votes since 20 Mar 04)
14% (5) 3% (1) 0% (0) 11% (4) 73% (27)
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)
Aerobic Oxygen in a bottle
(40 votes since 6 Jan 04)
5% (2) 8% (3) 5% (2) 10% (4) 73% (29)
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)
Liquorice (good quality)
(18 votes since 2 Sep 09)
0% (0) 17% (3) 11% (2) 0% (0) 72% (13)
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)
Smoking
(102 votes since 14 Mar 05)
15% (15) 4% (4) 5% (5) 5% (5) 72% (73)
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)
EAT PEPPERMINT
(14 votes since 23 Apr 11)
7% (1) 0% (0) 7% (1) 14% (2) 71% (10)
Vince Mouthwash
(52 votes since 25 Apr 03)
2% (1) 6% (3) 8% (4) 13% (7) 71% (37)
Alcohol (abstain completely)
(41 votes since 1 Jun 09)
12% (5) 5% (2) 5% (2) 7% (3) 71% (29)
Honey mixed with Turmeric Powder
(17 votes since 22 Jun 09)
0% (0) 24% (4) 0% (0) 6% (1) 71% (12)
Electric Tooth Brush (teeth and tongue)
(47 votes since 2 May 08)
17% (8) 4% (2) 0% (0) 9% (4) 70% (33)
Natural B - nutrilite
(10 votes since 16 Jan 10)
10% (1) 10% (1) 10% (1) 0% (0) 70% (7)
liqourice root - chewed
(53 votes since 14 Jul 03)
4% (2) 2% (1) 6% (3) 19% (10) 70% (37)
sticking a tissue to affected area & dry
(13 votes since 25 Oct 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 0% (0) 15% (2) 69% (9)
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)
CAMPHO-PHENIQUE
(39 votes since 19 Apr 05)
3% (1) 10% (4) 15% (6) 3% (1) 69% (27)
Toms of Maine Natural Toothpaste
(73 votes since 12 Mar 03)
11% (8) 1% (1) 4% (3) 15% (11) 68% (50)
Monuka honey
(19 votes since 29 Sep 09)
0% (0) 16% (3) 0% (0) 16% (3) 68% (13)
Golden Seal
(63 votes since 5 Mar 03)
6% (4) 5% (3) 5% (3) 16% (10) 68% (43)
Boots SLS-free toothpaste
(47 votes since 6 Oct 03)
15% (7) 2% (1) 4% (2) 11% (5) 68% (32)
Weleda Medicinal Gargle
(53 votes since 25 Apr 03)
4% (2) 9% (5) 9% (5) 9% (5) 68% (36)
Phylorinol
(53 votes since 13 Mar 03)
4% (2) 4% (2) 6% (3) 19% (10) 68% (36)
throat lozenges
(28 votes since 15 Nov 08)
0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (4) 18% (5) 68% (19)
Laser treatment from doctor
(31 votes since 11 Aug 04)
3% (1) 13% (4) 0% (0) 16% (5) 68% (21)
Boots Sore Throat Spray (Lidocaine H..)
(34 votes since 1 Feb 07)
0% (0) 0% (0) 26% (9) 6% (2) 68% (23)
Vinegar
(80 votes since 2 Mar 04)
1% (1) 14% (11) 3% (2) 15% (12) 68% (54)
Savacol Antiseptic Mouth rinse
(49 votes since 12 Jul 03)
4% (2) 8% (4) 2% (1) 18% (9) 67% (33)
Aciclovir
(64 votes since 29 Aug 03)
8% (5) 9% (6) 2% (1) 14% (9) 67% (43)
debactrol
(12 votes since 1 Apr 10)
0% (0) 25% (3) 8% (1) 0% (0) 67% (8)
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)
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)
Iglu
(18 votes since 7 Feb 10)
0% (0) 11% (2) 6% (1) 17% (3) 67% (12)
vegemite
(18 votes since 21 Dec 08)
6% (1) 6% (1) 11% (2) 11% (2) 67% (12)
MULTIGEN Iron Tablets
(12 votes since 22 Nov 09)
25% (3) 8% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 67% (8)
Aniseed sweets
(90 votes since 20 Jan 03)
6% (5) 2% (2) 11% (10) 16% (14) 66% (59)
Oraccort (dental paste USP)
(23 votes since 1 Jun 09)
9% (2) 13% (3) 9% (2) 4% (1) 65% (15)
Acid reducers (Tagamet, ranitidine etc)
(46 votes since 22 Apr 04)
9% (4) 7% (3) 0% (0) 20% (9) 65% (30)
Colchicine
(43 votes since 5 Oct 04)
7% (3) 9% (4) 5% (2) 14% (6) 65% (28)
Cankermelts GX discs
(40 votes since 9 Feb 05)
0% (0) 8% (3) 8% (3) 20% (8) 65% (26)
J A S O N Powersmile toothpaste
(77 votes since 9 Jan 03)
16% (12) 3% (2) 4% (3) 13% (10) 65% (50)
Burts Bees Lavender Mint Toothpaste
(57 votes since 12 Mar 03)
11% (6) 0% (0) 4% (2) 21% (12) 65% (37)
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
(177 votes since 29 Apr 05)
2% (4) 19% (33) 3% (5) 12% (21) 64% (114)
fizzy cola to sooth mouth ulcers
(14 votes since 31 May 11)
7% (1) 0% (0) 29% (4) 0% (0) 64% (9)
Tums/Rolaids - allow to melt on ulcer
(56 votes since 5 Aug 03)
2% (1) 2% (1) 9% (5) 23% (13) 64% (36)
Strepsils Plus Throat Spray
(14 votes since 13 Nov 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 21% (3) 14% (2) 64% (9)
Grants Toothpaste
(39 votes since 4 Feb 05)
26% (10) 0% (0) 3% (1) 8% (3) 64% (25)
Tetracycline
(47 votes since 30 Oct 03)
0% (0) 15% (7) 9% (4) 13% (6) 64% (30)
Medijel
(33 votes since 8 Nov 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 18% (6) 18% (6) 64% (21)
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)
Lemon juice
(76 votes since 10 Mar 04)
8% (6) 12% (9) 3% (2) 14% (11) 63% (48)
PenicillinV
(59 votes since 20 Jul 03)
7% (4) 7% (4) 8% (5) 15% (9) 63% (37)
Dexamethasone
(56 votes since 4 May 03)
0% (0) 16% (9) 9% (5) 13% (7) 63% (35)
Fruit
(133 votes since 2 Jul 03)
20% (26) 6% (8) 1% (1) 11% (15) 62% (83)
dont touch it, let it heal by itself.
(93 votes since 18 Jan 08)
3% (3) 19% (18) 1% (1) 14% (13) 62% (58)
Iodine Tincture
(69 votes since 11 Mar 03)
1% (1) 9% (6) 7% (5) 20% (14) 62% (43)
Lots of Spinach
(61 votes since 2 Dec 04)
23% (14) 2% (1) 0% (0) 13% (8) 62% (38)
Rubbing Alcohol applied with QTip
(76 votes since 27 Aug 03)
0% (0) 5% (4) 13% (10) 20% (15) 62% (47)
manuka honey
(13 votes since 3 Mar 10)
8% (1) 23% (3) 0% (0) 8% (1) 62% (8)
vitamin c
(13 votes since 29 Oct 11)
31% (4) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 62% (8)
Tee Tree Toothpaste
(70 votes since 21 Apr 03)
17% (12) 6% (4) 6% (4) 10% (7) 61% (43)
Vegemite / marmite
(132 votes since 16 Jun 03)
5% (6) 13% (17) 5% (6) 17% (22) 61% (81)
Rembrant ToothP for Canker Sore Suffers
(44 votes since 4 Jun 04)
25% (11) 2% (1) 2% (1) 9% (4) 61% (27)
Arnica
(93 votes since 27 Nov 02)
2% (2) 8% (7) 9% (8) 20% (19) 61% (57)
Lignocaine
(31 votes since 2 Mar 07)
3% (1) 0% (0) 29% (9) 6% (2) 61% (19)
Cow’s milk
(188 votes since 11 Dec 02)
3% (6) 3% (5) 17% (32) 16% (30) 61% (115)
Orajel Canker Sore Mouth Wash
(18 votes since 22 Oct 09)
0% (0) 17% (3) 11% (2) 11% (2) 61% (11)
Colloidal Silver
(64 votes since 13 Jun 03)
2% (1) 17% (11) 3% (2) 17% (11) 61% (39)
Garlic oil / supplements
(64 votes since 7 Jan 04)
14% (9) 9% (6) 5% (3) 11% (7) 61% (39)
Seda-gel
(69 votes since 25 Jan 03)
1% (1) 4% (3) 16% (11) 17% (12) 61% (42)
Oral B Alcohol Free-mouthwash
(74 votes since 6 Jul 03)
8% (6) 3% (2) 4% (3) 24% (18) 61% (45)
Camomile tea
(102 votes since 7 May 03)
2% (2) 3% (3) 14% (14) 21% (21) 61% (62)
Alum
(94 votes since 28 Dec 02)
4% (4) 11% (10) 9% (8) 16% (15) 61% (57)
Gentian Violet
(33 votes since 12 Jun 05)
6% (2) 15% (5) 9% (3) 9% (3) 61% (20)
Use of ELECTRIC toothbrush
(142 votes since 2 May 03)
12% (17) 4% (6) 4% (6) 19% (27) 61% (86)
Metronidazole (Flagyl) antibiotic
(105 votes since 23 Nov 02)
7% (7) 12% (13) 4% (4) 17% (18) 60% (63)
Benzoin Compound (tincture USP)
(65 votes since 24 Feb 03)
5% (3) 2% (1) 11% (7) 23% (15) 60% (39)
Calpol
(45 votes since 28 Jan 05)
2% (1) 4% (2) 24% (11) 9% (4) 60% (27)
corsydol mouthwash
(27 votes since 12 Aug 09)
4% (1) 15% (4) 7% (2) 15% (4) 59% (16)
wheat/gluten free diet
(49 votes since 13 Jul 04)
24% (12) 4% (2) 0% (0) 12% (6) 59% (29)
Eat more protein over sugar and starch
(44 votes since 28 Apr 06)
18% (8) 9% (4) 0% (0) 14% (6) 59% (26)
Cepacol (anesthetic sore throat spray)
(39 votes since 1 May 05)
0% (0) 5% (2) 26% (10) 10% (4) 59% (23)
regular flossing
(70 votes since 24 Aug 05)
21% (15) 1% (1) 0% (0) 19% (13) 59% (41)
Gluten Free Diet
(12 votes since 11 Nov 10)
42% (5) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 58% (7)
Regular exercise
(112 votes since 19 Nov 03)
25% (28) 2% (2) 2% (2) 13% (15) 58% (65)
Antibiotic
(59 votes since 31 Oct 06)
7% (4) 15% (9) 2% (1) 19% (11) 58% (34)
Tea bag
(99 votes since 9 Jan 04)
1% (1) 13% (13) 14% (14) 14% (14) 58% (57)
Liquid Benadryl
(33 votes since 16 Feb 07)
0% (0) 9% (3) 15% (5) 18% (6) 58% (19)
Melon Frost (Chinese medicine)
(80 votes since 10 Feb 03)
1% (1) 15% (12) 11% (9) 15% (12) 58% (46)
GLY-OXIDE
(61 votes since 12 Aug 03)
8% (5) 10% (6) 5% (3) 20% (12) 57% (35)
Corlan pellets
(96 votes since 21 Jan 03)
3% (3) 16% (15) 5% (5) 19% (18) 57% (55)
Iglu Gel
(35 votes since 19 Jan 09)
3% (1) 9% (3) 17% (6) 14% (5) 57% (20)
effervescent vitaman B complex
(37 votes since 20 Dec 04)
19% (7) 5% (2) 3% (1) 16% (6) 57% (21)
Benadryl Dye Free Liquid without Maalox
(127 votes since 23 Nov 02)
2% (3) 8% (10) 13% (17) 20% (25) 57% (72)
Aphthasol
(78 votes since 9 Jan 03)
5% (4) 12% (9) 5% (4) 22% (17) 56% (44)
Milk of Magnesia
(112 votes since 9 Dec 02)
4% (5) 6% (7) 17% (19) 16% (18) 56% (63)
ORA 5
(66 votes since 13 Mar 03)
11% (7) 11% (7) 6% (4) 17% (11) 56% (37)
iglu
(43 votes since 9 Oct 08)
2% (1) 12% (5) 16% (7) 14% (6) 56% (24)
kanka
(36 votes since 20 Aug 07)
0% (0) 3% (1) 28% (10) 14% (5) 56% (20)
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)
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)
CANK + A
(101 votes since 30 Nov 02)
4% (4) 4% (4) 18% (18) 20% (20) 54% (55)
Multivitamin
(90 votes since 22 Nov 04)
29% (26) 2% (2) 1% (1) 13% (12) 54% (49)
Cepacaine mouthwash
(79 votes since 3 Jan 03)
8% (6) 5% (4) 13% (10) 20% (16) 54% (43)
Sarakan SLS-free toothpaste
(79 votes since 2 Jan 03)
18% (14) 1% (1) 6% (5) 20% (16) 54% (43)
Acidophilus
(87 votes since 30 May 03)
18% (16) 9% (8) 1% (1) 17% (15) 54% (47)
Baking Soda
(13 votes since 10 Nov 10)
0% (0) 38% (5) 0% (0) 8% (1) 54% (7)
Clove Oil
(95 votes since 13 Sep 03)
1% (1) 1% (1) 27% (26) 17% (16) 54% (51)
SM-33 direct onto ulcer
(41 votes since 26 Oct 05)
5% (2) 7% (3) 29% (12) 5% (2) 54% (22)
Eludril - Oral spray (Pain relief)
(58 votes since 29 Apr 03)
5% (3) 2% (1) 29% (17) 10% (6) 53% (31)
Scraping the tongue clean
(73 votes since 18 Nov 04)
16% (12) 4% (3) 4% (3) 22% (16) 53% (39)
Reduce vinegar intake
(45 votes since 3 Sep 05)
16% (7) 7% (3) 4% (2) 20% (9) 53% (24)
SM33
(113 votes since 27 Nov 02)
4% (4) 10% (11) 19% (22) 15% (17) 52% (59)
corsodyl (mouthwash)
(25 votes since 6 Apr 10)
12% (3) 4% (1) 4% (1) 28% (7) 52% (13)
Brandy
(54 votes since 3 Dec 04)
2% (1) 13% (7) 20% (11) 13% (7) 52% (28)
Boots Mouth Ulcer treatment
(33 votes since 5 May 08)
0% (0) 6% (2) 33% (11) 9% (3) 52% (17)
Scotch (alcohol)
(101 votes since 9 Oct 03)
2% (2) 7% (7) 25% (25) 15% (15) 51% (52)
Rembrandt Canker Sore Toothpaste
(37 votes since 26 Sep 05)
35% (13) 0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (5) 51% (19)
Propolis
(88 votes since 18 Feb 03)
9% (8) 13% (11) 8% (7) 19% (17) 51% (45)
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)
Cherry Maalox and Benadryl
(114 votes since 13 Nov 02)
4% (4) 6% (7) 21% (24) 19% (22) 50% (57)
Aloclair
(151 votes since 25 Mar 03)
1% (2) 14% (21) 16% (24) 19% (29) 50% (75)
drinking hot tea
(81 votes since 14 Oct 07)
2% (2) 0% (0) 23% (19) 25% (20) 49% (40)
Amosan / Bocasan antiseptic rinse
(147 votes since 12 Nov 02)
7% (10) 9% (13) 8% (12) 27% (40) 49% (72)
Vit B and Folic Acid complex
(43 votes since 29 May 06)
35% (15) 9% (4) 2% (1) 5% (2) 49% (21)
Honey
(115 votes since 7 Jan 04)
6% (7) 18% (21) 10% (11) 17% (20) 49% (56)
Folic Acid
(118 votes since 14 Feb 03)
26% (31) 4% (5) 2% (2) 19% (23) 48% (57)
Difflam Gel
(48 votes since 19 Jul 04)
4% (2) 10% (5) 21% (10) 17% (8) 48% (23)
Prednisolone
(122 votes since 5 Jan 03)
6% (7) 20% (24) 6% (7) 21% (26) 48% (58)
vicodin
(47 votes since 31 Jan 05)
0% (0) 2% (1) 40% (19) 11% (5) 47% (22)
Baby Oragel
(86 votes since 9 Apr 03)
5% (4) 5% (4) 20% (17) 24% (21) 47% (40)
coconut oil
(13 votes since 27 Oct 10)
8% (1) 15% (2) 0% (0) 31% (4) 46% (6)
Vitamin C
(266 votes since 27 Nov 02)
27% (72) 9% (25) 4% (10) 14% (38) 45% (121)
Magic Mouthwash
(65 votes since 16 Oct 03)
3% (2) 11% (7) 26% (17) 15% (10) 45% (29)
Oralmedic
(27 votes since 12 Sep 09)
0% (0) 44% (12) 11% (3) 0% (0) 44% (12)
Corsodyl mouthwash
(45 votes since 21 Jun 09)
9% (4) 16% (7) 7% (3) 24% (11) 44% (20)
Chlorhexidine di-gluconate gel
(104 votes since 4 Dec 02)
10% (10) 12% (12) 13% (14) 21% (22) 44% (46)
Punchin’ the pillow
(204 votes since 28 Jan 03)
3% (7) 1% (2) 14% (29) 37% (76) 44% (90)
Biotene Mouthwash
(41 votes since 11 Aug 06)
20% (8) 12% (5) 7% (3) 17% (7) 44% (18)
Ulcerease
(81 votes since 1 Apr 03)
1% (1) 10% (8) 25% (20) 21% (17) 43% (35)
Bicarbonate of soda
(212 votes since 10 Dec 02)
6% (13) 21% (45) 8% (17) 22% (46) 43% (91)
iron
(112 votes since 17 Apr 03)
29% (33) 10% (11) 1% (1) 17% (19) 43% (48)
Vitamin B12
(112 votes since 2 Dec 03)
34% (38) 10% (11) 1% (1) 13% (14) 43% (48)
Natural yoghurt
(298 votes since 25 Nov 02)
11% (32) 13% (38) 11% (32) 23% (69) 43% (127)
Bonjela Once
(46 votes since 20 May 09)
2% (1) 26% (12) 17% (8) 13% (6) 41% (19)
brushing teeth after every meal
(85 votes since 17 Aug 06)
26% (22) 8% (7) 5% (4) 20% (17) 41% (35)
Biotene SLS-free toothpase
(112 votes since 20 Dec 02)
25% (28) 7% (8) 4% (4) 23% (26) 41% (46)
Natural Dentist SLS Free Toothpaste
(83 votes since 4 Mar 03)
27% (22) 2% (2) 4% (3) 27% (22) 41% (34)
Pyralvex
(92 votes since 17 Mar 03)
7% (6) 32% (29) 4% (4) 17% (16) 40% (37)
Multibionta
(204 votes since 26 Sep 02)
39% (79) 1% (3) 2% (4) 18% (36) 40% (82)
Xylocaine Viscous
(10 votes since 29 Jun 10)
0% (0) 0% (0) 40% (4) 20% (2) 40% (4)
Zinc
(162 votes since 3 Jan 03)
26% (42) 12% (19) 2% (4) 20% (33) 40% (64)
Vodka (or any clean spirit)
(216 votes since 14 Apr 03)
4% (9) 7% (16) 31% (68) 18% (38) 39% (85)
Oral-B Zendium Toothpaste
(196 votes since 26 Sep 02)
39% (76) 2% (4) 5% (9) 15% (30) 39% (77)
Debacterol, Oralmedic, HybenX
(135 votes since 4 Dec 02)
7% (9) 25% (34) 16% (22) 13% (17) 39% (53)
Echinacea
(138 votes since 22 Mar 03)
28% (39) 7% (10) 3% (4) 22% (31) 39% (54)
Proper dietary habits
(36 votes since 11 Mar 08)
44% (16) 3% (1) 0% (0) 14% (5) 39% (14)
Difflam Oralrinse
(109 votes since 15 Apr 03)
3% (3) 7% (8) 30% (33) 21% (23) 39% (42)
Tea Tree oil
(13 votes since 15 Jun 10)
0% (0) 8% (1) 23% (3) 31% (4) 38% (5)
Coconut oil
(13 votes since 1 Aug 10)
15% (2) 8% (1) 15% (2) 23% (3) 38% (5)
Careful brushing
(68 votes since 8 May 08)
32% (22) 6% (4) 6% (4) 18% (12) 38% (26)
Gengigel Gel/Rinse
(97 votes since 4 Mar 03)
5% (5) 29% (28) 13% (13) 14% (14) 38% (37)
Tea Tree Oil
(155 votes since 9 Dec 02)
3% (5) 19% (30) 18% (28) 21% (33) 38% (59)
Hydrogen peroxide rinse
(265 votes since 30 Dec 03)
7% (19) 21% (56) 10% (26) 24% (64) 38% (100)
put salt on the ulcer
(51 votes since 22 Sep 09)
0% (0) 25% (13) 10% (5) 27% (14) 37% (19)
hydrogen peroxide
(38 votes since 2 Feb 09)
3% (1) 32% (12) 3% (1) 26% (10) 37% (14)
Myrrh Tincture
(212 votes since 26 Sep 02)
31% (65) 8% (17) 9% (19) 16% (33) 37% (78)
Aloe Vera juice
(207 votes since 20 Oct 02)
31% (64) 9% (19) 4% (8) 19% (40) 37% (76)
Oralmedic
(30 votes since 18 Mar 09)
0% (0) 40% (12) 17% (5) 7% (2) 37% (11)
Difflam Spray
(104 votes since 10 May 03)
1% (1) 10% (10) 39% (41) 13% (14) 37% (38)
Mix Ibuprofen and Paracetemol
(25 votes since 17 Nov 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 52% (13) 12% (3) 36% (9)
steroids
(53 votes since 24 Aug 06)
4% (2) 45% (24) 6% (3) 9% (5) 36% (19)
Canker Cover
(48 votes since 22 Nov 06)
2% (1) 33% (16) 10% (5) 19% (9) 35% (17)
Listerine mouthwash
(375 votes since 25 Nov 02)
13% (48) 9% (35) 17% (65) 25% (95) 35% (132)
Oragel for Canker Sores
(97 votes since 6 Aug 03)
0% (0) 5% (5) 36% (35) 24% (23) 35% (34)
Lidocaine Viscous 2% gel
(70 votes since 10 Nov 03)
0% (0) 4% (3) 51% (36) 10% (7) 34% (24)
careful chewing
(41 votes since 19 Jul 09)
41% (17) 5% (2) 0% (0) 20% (8) 34% (14)
Oraldene mouthwash
(270 votes since 1 Nov 02)
10% (26) 16% (43) 14% (39) 26% (71) 34% (91)
Zilacton
(174 votes since 12 Oct 02)
34% (60) 5% (8) 11% (19) 17% (29) 33% (58)
Lidocaine H
(84 votes since 9 Jul 03)
0% (0) 2% (2) 50% (42) 14% (12) 33% (28)
Iglu Gel
(12 votes since 30 Jun 10)
0% (0) 17% (2) 25% (3) 25% (3) 33% (4)
Vicks Ultra Chloraseptic
(294 votes since 26 Sep 02)
22% (64) 3% (8) 22% (66) 20% (59) 33% (97)
Warmth - tea or any warm drink
(82 votes since 28 Oct 07)
0% (0) 1% (1) 38% (31) 28% (23) 33% (27)
Ice-Cream
(149 votes since 23 Mar 04)
1% (2) 2% (3) 46% (68) 18% (27) 33% (49)
Rinstead Adult Gel
(384 votes since 25 Sep 02)
17% (66) 5% (20) 19% (72) 27% (102) 32% (124)
TCP
(297 votes since 25 Nov 02)
5% (14) 17% (51) 23% (68) 24% (71) 31% (93)
Benzocaine Gel
(115 votes since 12 Mar 03)
3% (3) 3% (4) 43% (49) 20% (23) 31% (36)
Elimating Acidic foods
(16 votes since 25 May 11)
44% (7) 0% (0) 6% (1) 19% (3) 31% (5)
Reduce acidic food intake
(84 votes since 23 Apr 05)
21% (18) 7% (6) 17% (14) 24% (20) 31% (26)
Listerine mouthwash
(23 votes since 20 Jun 10)
0% (0) 13% (3) 26% (6) 30% (7) 30% (7)
Vitamin B
(296 votes since 19 Nov 02)
37% (110) 13% (37) 3% (8) 17% (51) 30% (90)
Frador
(245 votes since 26 Sep 02)
25% (61) 10% (24) 20% (50) 15% (36) 30% (74)
Bonjela
(958 votes since 26 Sep 02)
7% (63) 4% (42) 36% (345) 23% (222) 30% (286)
Codeine
(128 votes since 3 May 03)
0% (0) 4% (5) 57% (73) 9% (12) 30% (38)
Lysine
(327 votes since 11 Oct 02)
37% (122) 14% (45) 2% (8) 17% (55) 30% (97)
Sensodyne SLS-free toothpaste
(318 votes since 26 Sep 02)
44% (141) 2% (7) 3% (11) 23% (72) 27% (87)
Chlorhexidine di-gluconate mouth rinse
(272 votes since 23 Nov 02)
11% (31) 24% (64) 16% (43) 22% (61) 27% (73)
Keeping Hydrated (Drinking Water)
(235 votes since 25 Mar 03)
22% (52) 13% (30) 9% (22) 29% (68) 27% (63)
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)
bonjela once
(23 votes since 18 Nov 09)
4% (1) 22% (5) 26% (6) 22% (5) 26% (6)
Isycalm
(12 votes since 2 Aug 11)
0% (0) 0% (0) 75% (9) 0% (0) 25% (3)
Paracetamol
(476 votes since 26 Sep 02)
13% (60) 2% (10) 43% (204) 19% (89) 24% (113)
Soluble Aspirin
(381 votes since 26 Sep 02)
16% (61) 7% (25) 39% (150) 15% (56) 23% (89)
get more sleep/ think positive
(23 votes since 23 Jul 11)
57% (13) 4% (1) 0% (0) 17% (4) 22% (5)
Anbesol Liquid
(297 votes since 14 Nov 02)
1% (4) 6% (19) 53% (158) 18% (54) 21% (62)
Anbesol Adult Strength Gel
(539 votes since 25 Sep 02)
13% (70) 3% (18) 42% (228) 21% (113) 20% (110)
Salt water And TCP in hot water
(69 votes since 26 Jun 09)
1% (1) 6% (4) 70% (48) 3% (2) 20% (14)
Ibuprofen
(376 votes since 4 Feb 03)
1% (2) 2% (9) 58% (218) 19% (72) 20% (75)
Bonjela once ( new )
(26 votes since 28 Jan 10)
8% (2) 27% (7) 19% (5) 27% (7) 19% (5)
salt warm water is the best solution.
(37 votes since 19 May 10)
5% (2) 32% (12) 11% (4) 32% (12) 19% (7)
Squigle Tooth Builder Toothpaste
(22 votes since 10 Jul 10)
68% (15) 0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (3) 18% (4)
Good quality sleep
(135 votes since 30 May 06)
48% (65) 13% (18) 2% (3) 19% (25) 18% (24)
Suck an ice cube
(12 votes since 23 Oct 12)
0% (0) 17% (2) 50% (6) 17% (2) 17% (2)
Eating Pani Puri (Food in India)
(121 votes since 5 Feb 08)
0% (0) 81% (98) 2% (2) 1% (1) 17% (20)
Salt or saline solution
(1278 votes since 26 Sep 02)
7% (92) 36% (464) 16% (209) 24% (306) 16% (207)
Squigle Enamel Saver Toothpaste
(434 votes since 26 Sep 02)
71% (309) 2% (8) 2% (10) 9% (38) 16% (69)
Adcortyl / Kenalog / Kenacort / Triamcinolone
(732 votes since 24 Sep 02)
10% (75) 42% (311) 13% (92) 20% (144) 15% (110)
Reduce stress
(160 votes since 9 Jul 06)
59% (94) 8% (12) 0% (0) 23% (36) 11% (18)