Mouth Ulcers Prevention and Treatment

Public survey, 38340 votes for 419 treatments since October 2002.

419 Treatments, votes, since
Currently sorted by No effect in descending order
Prevention Helps Healing Eases Pain Helps a bit No effect
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)
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)
Vince Mouthwash
(190 votes since 25 Apr 03)
1% (1) 2% (3) 2% (4) 4% (7) 92% (175)
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)
Phylorinol
(194 votes since 13 Mar 03)
1% (2) 1% (2) 2% (3) 5% (10) 91% (177)
Weleda Medicinal Gargle
(192 votes since 25 Apr 03)
1% (2) 3% (5) 3% (5) 3% (5) 91% (175)
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)
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)
Burts Bees Lavender Mint Toothpaste
(197 votes since 12 Mar 03)
3% (6) 0% (0) 1% (2) 6% (12) 90% (177)
Carbosan Gel (Carbenoxolone Sodium)
(29 votes since 26 Mar 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 3% (1) 7% (2) 90% (26)
Dexamethasone
(201 votes since 4 May 03)
0% (0) 4% (9) 2% (5) 3% (7) 90% (180)
Hypnotherapy
(18 votes since 5 Mar 08)
6% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 6% (1) 89% (16)
Toms of Maine Natural Toothpaste
(213 votes since 12 Mar 03)
4% (9) 0% (1) 1% (3) 5% (11) 89% (189)
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)
J A S O N Powersmile toothpaste
(215 votes since 9 Jan 03)
6% (12) 1% (2) 1% (3) 5% (10) 87% (188)
Benzoin Compound (tincture USP)
(205 votes since 24 Feb 03)
1% (3) 0% (1) 3% (7) 7% (15) 87% (179)
Tee Tree Toothpaste
(209 votes since 21 Apr 03)
6% (12) 2% (4) 2% (4) 3% (7) 87% (182)
Iodine Tincture
(208 votes since 11 Mar 03)
0% (1) 3% (6) 2% (5) 7% (15) 87% (181)
Seda-gel
(207 votes since 25 Jan 03)
0% (1) 1% (3) 5% (11) 6% (12) 87% (180)
azathioprine 25mg
(15 votes since 4 Nov 08)
13% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 0% (0) 87% (13)
Arm and Hammer Tooth Paste
(30 votes since 18 Oct 07)
3% (1) 3% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 87% (26)
Aniseed sweets
(227 votes since 20 Jan 03)
2% (5) 1% (2) 4% (10) 6% (14) 86% (196)
Eludril - Oral spray (Pain relief)
(197 votes since 29 Apr 03)
2% (3) 1% (1) 9% (17) 3% (6) 86% (170)
Sauerkraut Juice
(51 votes since 11 Jul 03)
0% (0) 4% (2) 2% (1) 8% (4) 86% (44)
ORA 5
(208 votes since 13 Mar 03)
3% (7) 3% (7) 2% (4) 5% (11) 86% (179)
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)
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)
Aquafresh Extreme Tootpaste
(46 votes since 11 Mar 04)
2% (1) 0% (0) 2% (1) 11% (5) 85% (39)
tyrozets (lozenges dissolve on ulcer)
(13 votes since 1 Dec 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)
Nature's Dentist Mouth Wash
(13 votes since 13 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)
Melon Frost (Chinese medicine)
(220 votes since 10 Feb 03)
0% (1) 5% (12) 4% (9) 5% (12) 85% (186)
Arnica
(222 votes since 27 Nov 02)
1% (2) 3% (7) 4% (8) 9% (19) 84% (186)
Alum
(234 votes since 28 Dec 02)
2% (4) 4% (10) 4% (9) 6% (15) 84% (196)
Aphthasol
(214 votes since 9 Jan 03)
2% (4) 4% (9) 2% (4) 8% (18) 84% (179)
minocycline
(24 votes since 7 Nov 06)
4% (1) 4% (1) 0% (0) 8% (2) 83% (20)
Filtered Cofee
(60 votes since 5 Feb 05)
2% (1) 0% (0) 7% (4) 8% (5) 83% (50)
Siwak/Misiwak Arab/Muslim tooth-stick
(30 votes since 10 Mar 05)
3% (1) 3% (1) 3% (1) 7% (2) 83% (25)
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)
Sarakan SLS-free toothpaste
(214 votes since 2 Jan 03)
7% (14) 0% (1) 2% (5) 7% (16) 83% (178)
Cepacaine mouthwash
(213 votes since 3 Jan 03)
3% (6) 2% (4) 5% (10) 8% (16) 83% (177)
Soothelip
(23 votes since 20 Oct 05)
0% (0) 0% (0) 9% (2) 9% (2) 83% (19)
Metronidazole (Flagyl) antibiotic
(236 votes since 23 Nov 02)
3% (7) 6% (13) 2% (4) 8% (18) 82% (194)
Tamrind
(28 votes since 5 Feb 05)
0% (0) 7% (2) 0% (0) 11% (3) 82% (23)
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)
mango/mango juice
(11 votes since 31 Aug 10)
0% (0) 9% (1) 9% (1) 0% (0) 82% (9)
antihistamine 24 hrs
(44 votes since 9 Jul 05)
0% (0) 2% (1) 2% (1) 14% (6) 82% (36)
Corlan pellets
(236 votes since 21 Jan 03)
1% (3) 7% (16) 3% (6) 8% (18) 82% (193)
retardex sls free toothpaste
(27 votes since 7 Oct 04)
7% (2) 0% (0) 0% (0) 11% (3) 81% (22)
Asthma Preventer Inhaler 100mg
(16 votes since 25 Mar 09)
6% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (2) 81% (13)
Propolis
(226 votes since 18 Feb 03)
4% (8) 5% (11) 3% (7) 8% (17) 81% (183)
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)
Fresh Pineapple
(144 votes since 10 Jul 03)
4% (6) 6% (9) 1% (2) 8% (11) 81% (116)
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)
Milk of Magnesia
(250 votes since 9 Dec 02)
2% (5) 3% (7) 8% (19) 7% (18) 80% (201)
CANK + A
(233 votes since 30 Nov 02)
2% (4) 2% (4) 8% (18) 9% (20) 80% (187)
DENTA-MED GEL
(10 votes since 29 Mar 10)
10% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 10% (1) 80% (8)
Green People Fennel & Propolis Toothpaste
(30 votes since 28 Jun 04)
10% (3) 0% (0) 0% (0) 10% (3) 80% (24)
dapsone
(40 votes since 9 Oct 03)
13% (5) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (3) 80% (32)
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)
Use of ELECTRIC toothbrush
(284 votes since 2 May 03)
6% (17) 2% (6) 2% (6) 10% (28) 80% (227)
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)
Baby Oragel
(227 votes since 9 Apr 03)
2% (4) 2% (4) 8% (18) 9% (21) 79% (180)
Ulcerease
(224 votes since 1 Apr 03)
0% (1) 4% (8) 9% (21) 8% (17) 79% (177)
Benadryl Dye Free Liquid without Maalox
(257 votes since 23 Nov 02)
1% (3) 4% (10) 7% (17) 10% (25) 79% (202)
SM33
(249 votes since 27 Nov 02)
2% (4) 4% (11) 9% (22) 7% (17) 78% (195)
Florsalmin
(23 votes since 6 Nov 07)
9% (2) 4% (1) 4% (1) 4% (1) 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)
Auromere ToothPaste - Licorice Flav.
(23 votes since 17 Dec 05)
4% (1) 4% (1) 4% (1) 9% (2) 78% (18)
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)
BORIC ACID
(50 votes since 2 Sep 03)
2% (1) 4% (2) 2% (1) 14% (7) 78% (39)
Natural Dentist SLS Free Toothpaste
(222 votes since 4 Mar 03)
10% (22) 1% (2) 1% (3) 10% (22) 78% (173)
red tea
(27 votes since 18 Oct 07)
4% (1) 0% (0) 7% (2) 11% (3) 78% (21)
Cow’s milk
(330 votes since 11 Dec 02)
2% (6) 2% (5) 10% (33) 9% (30) 78% (256)
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)
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)
Fishermans Friends
(17 votes since 15 Nov 09)
12% (2) 0% (0) 6% (1) 6% (1) 76% (13)
Cherry Maalox and Benadryl
(242 votes since 13 Nov 02)
2% (4) 3% (7) 10% (24) 9% (22) 76% (185)
Pyralvex
(233 votes since 17 Mar 03)
3% (6) 12% (29) 2% (4) 7% (16) 76% (178)
Laxative (good BM)
(42 votes since 18 Nov 04)
7% (3) 2% (1) 0% (0) 14% (6) 76% (32)
Folic Acid
(260 votes since 14 Feb 03)
12% (31) 2% (6) 1% (2) 9% (23) 76% (198)
olive leaf extract tablets
(46 votes since 12 Sep 03)
2% (1) 4% (2) 0% (0) 17% (8) 76% (35)
Yakult (first thing every day)
(50 votes since 6 Mar 04)
12% (6) 0% (0) 0% (0) 12% (6) 76% (38)
Chlorhexidine di-gluconate gel
(241 votes since 4 Dec 02)
4% (10) 5% (12) 6% (14) 10% (23) 76% (182)
Chewing gum
(102 votes since 9 Aug 04)
3% (3) 1% (1) 9% (9) 12% (12) 75% (77)
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)
alka seltzer rinse with
(36 votes since 1 May 04)
3% (1) 8% (3) 6% (2) 8% (3) 75% (27)
Prednisolone
(258 votes since 5 Jan 03)
3% (7) 10% (25) 3% (7) 10% (26) 75% (193)
Borax
(71 votes since 25 Jul 03)
3% (2) 8% (6) 0% (0) 14% (10) 75% (53)
Gengigel Gel/Rinse
(236 votes since 4 Mar 03)
2% (5) 12% (28) 6% (13) 6% (14) 75% (176)
iron
(250 votes since 17 Apr 03)
13% (33) 4% (11) 0% (1) 8% (19) 74% (186)
Phenol (1.4%)
(31 votes since 7 Jul 05)
0% (0) 3% (1) 19% (6) 3% (1) 74% (23)
Massaging
(46 votes since 14 Aug 06)
4% (2) 0% (0) 9% (4) 13% (6) 74% (34)
Bite Splint
(38 votes since 20 Mar 04)
13% (5) 3% (1) 0% (0) 11% (4) 74% (28)
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)
Biotene SLS-free toothpase
(249 votes since 20 Dec 02)
11% (28) 3% (8) 2% (4) 10% (26) 73% (183)
EAT PEPPERMINT
(15 votes since 23 Apr 11)
7% (1) 0% (0) 7% (1) 13% (2) 73% (11)
CARMEX ointment for cold sores
(45 votes since 23 Apr 05)
2% (1) 9% (4) 7% (3) 9% (4) 73% (33)
Aloclair
(291 votes since 25 Mar 03)
1% (2) 8% (22) 9% (25) 10% (29) 73% (213)
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)
Amosan / Bocasan antiseptic rinse
(276 votes since 12 Nov 02)
4% (10) 5% (13) 4% (12) 14% (40) 73% (201)
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)
Aerobic Oxygen in a bottle
(40 votes since 6 Jan 04)
5% (2) 8% (3) 5% (2) 10% (4) 73% (29)
Difflam Oralrinse
(247 votes since 15 Apr 03)
1% (3) 3% (8) 14% (34) 9% (23) 72% (179)
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)
Lactinex
(50 votes since 25 Jun 03)
4% (2) 10% (5) 4% (2) 10% (5) 72% (36)
Swishing with Regular Pepto Bismol
(25 votes since 18 Sep 07)
0% (0) 8% (2) 8% (2) 12% (3) 72% (18)
Smoking
(103 votes since 14 Mar 05)
15% (15) 4% (4) 5% (5) 5% (5) 72% (74)
Smyle Mouth Ulcer Gel
(21 votes since 14 Apr 08)
0% (0) 5% (1) 14% (3) 10% (2) 71% (15)
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)
Alcohol (abstain completely)
(42 votes since 1 Jun 09)
12% (5) 5% (2) 5% (2) 7% (3) 71% (30)
Honey mixed with Turmeric Powder
(17 votes since 22 Jun 09)
0% (0) 24% (4) 0% (0) 6% (1) 71% (12)
Natural B - nutrilite
(10 votes since 16 Jan 10)
10% (1) 10% (1) 10% (1) 0% (0) 70% (7)
Echinacea
(278 votes since 22 Mar 03)
14% (40) 4% (10) 1% (4) 11% (31) 69% (193)
Avamin Melts (methylcobalamin B12)
(26 votes since 14 Jan 08)
23% (6) 0% (0) 4% (1) 4% (1) 69% (18)
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)
sticking a tissue to affected area & dry
(13 votes since 25 Oct 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 0% (0) 15% (2) 69% (9)
Debacterol, Oralmedic, HybenX
(272 votes since 4 Dec 02)
3% (9) 13% (34) 9% (24) 6% (17) 69% (188)
Electric Tooth Brush (teeth and tongue)
(51 votes since 2 May 08)
16% (8) 6% (3) 0% (0) 10% (5) 69% (35)
Benzocaine Gel
(258 votes since 12 Mar 03)
1% (3) 2% (4) 20% (51) 9% (23) 69% (177)
Monuka honey
(19 votes since 29 Sep 09)
0% (0) 16% (3) 0% (0) 16% (3) 68% (13)
Vinegar
(82 votes since 2 Mar 04)
1% (1) 13% (11) 2% (2) 15% (12) 68% (56)
Alum (a pickling spice)
(22 votes since 14 Sep 08)
0% (0) 18% (4) 0% (0) 14% (3) 68% (15)
Boots SLS-free toothpaste
(47 votes since 6 Oct 03)
15% (7) 2% (1) 4% (2) 11% (5) 68% (32)
liqourice root - chewed
(56 votes since 14 Jul 03)
5% (3) 2% (1) 5% (3) 20% (11) 68% (38)
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)
Savacol Antiseptic Mouth rinse
(49 votes since 12 Jul 03)
4% (2) 8% (4) 2% (1) 18% (9) 67% (33)
Tea Tree Oil
(301 votes since 9 Dec 02)
2% (6) 11% (32) 9% (28) 11% (34) 67% (201)
vegemite
(18 votes since 21 Dec 08)
6% (1) 6% (1) 11% (2) 11% (2) 67% (12)
debactrol
(12 votes since 1 Apr 10)
0% (0) 25% (3) 8% (1) 0% (0) 67% (8)
dapsone
(12 votes since 30 Sep 09)
25% (3) 0% (0) 0% (0) 8% (1) 67% (8)
fizzy cola to sooth mouth ulcers
(15 votes since 31 May 11)
7% (1) 0% (0) 27% (4) 0% (0) 67% (10)
Vegemite
(12 votes since 25 Jan 10)
8% (1) 8% (1) 17% (2) 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)
MULTIGEN Iron Tablets
(12 votes since 22 Nov 09)
25% (3) 8% (1) 0% (0) 0% (0) 67% (8)
clean gently white from ulcer - tbrush
(15 votes since 27 Nov 09)
0% (0) 33% (5) 0% (0) 0% (0) 67% (10)
Punchin’ the pillow
(344 votes since 28 Jan 03)
2% (7) 1% (2) 8% (29) 22% (77) 67% (229)
Zinc
(301 votes since 3 Jan 03)
14% (43) 7% (20) 2% (5) 11% (33) 66% (200)
Acid reducers (Tagamet, ranitidine etc)
(47 votes since 22 Apr 04)
9% (4) 6% (3) 0% (0) 19% (9) 66% (31)
Colchicine
(44 votes since 5 Oct 04)
7% (3) 9% (4) 5% (2) 14% (6) 66% (29)
Codeine
(276 votes since 3 May 03)
0% (0) 2% (5) 28% (78) 4% (12) 66% (181)
throat lozenges
(29 votes since 15 Nov 08)
0% (0) 0% (0) 17% (5) 17% (5) 66% (19)
Valtrex
(52 votes since 10 Jun 04)
12% (6) 15% (8) 0% (0) 8% (4) 65% (34)
Oraccort (dental paste USP)
(23 votes since 1 Jun 09)
9% (2) 13% (3) 9% (2) 4% (1) 65% (15)
Aciclovir
(66 votes since 29 Aug 03)
9% (6) 11% (7) 2% (1) 14% (9) 65% (43)
Cankermelts GX discs
(40 votes since 9 Feb 05)
0% (0) 8% (3) 8% (3) 20% (8) 65% (26)
Bicarbonate of soda
(353 votes since 10 Dec 02)
4% (13) 13% (46) 5% (18) 13% (47) 65% (229)
Soothagel
(34 votes since 27 Feb 07)
0% (0) 6% (2) 18% (6) 12% (4) 65% (22)
Cleaning white layer off ulcer
(180 votes since 29 Apr 05)
2% (4) 19% (34) 3% (5) 12% (21) 64% (116)
manuka honey
(14 votes since 3 Mar 10)
7% (1) 21% (3) 0% (0) 7% (1) 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)
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)
Lots of Spinach
(63 votes since 2 Dec 04)
22% (14) 2% (1) 0% (0) 13% (8) 63% (40)
Fruit
(136 votes since 2 Jul 03)
19% (26) 6% (8) 1% (1) 11% (15) 63% (86)
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)
Clove of Garlic (use it like Bonjela)
(19 votes since 10 Jul 09)
5% (1) 21% (4) 5% (1) 5% (1) 63% (12)
Vitamin C
(404 votes since 27 Nov 02)
18% (73) 7% (27) 2% (10) 10% (39) 63% (255)
Oral-B Zendium Toothpaste
(320 votes since 26 Sep 02)
24% (76) 1% (4) 3% (9) 9% (30) 63% (201)
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)
Multibionta
(327 votes since 26 Sep 02)
24% (79) 1% (3) 1% (4) 11% (37) 62% (204)
Lemon juice
(77 votes since 10 Mar 04)
8% (6) 12% (9) 3% (2) 16% (12) 62% (48)
dont touch it, let it heal by itself.
(95 votes since 18 Jan 08)
3% (3) 19% (18) 1% (1) 15% (14) 62% (59)
Rubbing Alcohol applied with QTip
(76 votes since 27 Aug 03)
0% (0) 5% (4) 13% (10) 20% (15) 62% (47)
Baking powder
(34 votes since 9 Jan 08)
3% (1) 15% (5) 6% (2) 15% (5) 62% (21)
Vegemite / marmite
(133 votes since 16 Jun 03)
5% (6) 13% (17) 5% (6) 17% (22) 62% (82)
Zilacton
(303 votes since 12 Oct 02)
20% (60) 3% (8) 7% (20) 10% (29) 61% (186)
Lignocaine
(31 votes since 2 Mar 07)
3% (1) 0% (0) 29% (9) 6% (2) 61% (19)
Orajel Canker Sore Mouth Wash
(18 votes since 22 Oct 09)
0% (0) 17% (3) 11% (2) 11% (2) 61% (11)
Aloe Vera juice
(341 votes since 20 Oct 02)
19% (64) 6% (19) 2% (8) 12% (42) 61% (208)
Colloidal Silver
(64 votes since 13 Jun 03)
2% (1) 17% (11) 3% (2) 17% (11) 61% (39)
Gentian Violet
(33 votes since 12 Jun 05)
6% (2) 15% (5) 9% (3) 9% (3) 61% (20)
Camomile tea
(104 votes since 7 May 03)
2% (2) 3% (3) 13% (14) 21% (22) 61% (63)
Natural yoghurt
(433 votes since 25 Nov 02)
7% (32) 9% (39) 7% (32) 16% (70) 60% (260)
Calpol
(45 votes since 28 Jan 05)
2% (1) 4% (2) 24% (11) 9% (4) 60% (27)
Rembrant ToothP for Canker Sore Suffers
(45 votes since 4 Jun 04)
27% (12) 2% (1) 2% (1) 9% (4) 60% (27)
Strepsils Plus Throat Spray
(15 votes since 13 Nov 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 27% (4) 13% (2) 60% (9)
Garlic oil / supplements
(65 votes since 7 Jan 04)
14% (9) 11% (7) 5% (3) 11% (7) 60% (39)
Myrrh Tincture
(334 votes since 26 Sep 02)
19% (65) 5% (17) 6% (19) 10% (33) 60% (200)
regular flossing
(74 votes since 24 Aug 05)
22% (16) 1% (1) 0% (0) 18% (13) 59% (44)
Oral B Alcohol Free-mouthwash
(76 votes since 6 Jul 03)
8% (6) 4% (3) 4% (3) 25% (19) 59% (45)
Cepacol (anesthetic sore throat spray)
(39 votes since 1 May 05)
0% (0) 5% (2) 26% (10) 10% (4) 59% (23)
wheat/gluten free diet
(51 votes since 13 Jul 04)
24% (12) 4% (2) 0% (0) 14% (7) 59% (30)
corsydol mouthwash
(29 votes since 12 Aug 09)
3% (1) 14% (4) 7% (2) 17% (5) 59% (17)
Regular exercise
(115 votes since 19 Nov 03)
24% (28) 2% (2) 2% (2) 14% (16) 58% (67)
Eat more protein over sugar and starch
(45 votes since 28 Apr 06)
20% (9) 9% (4) 0% (0) 13% (6) 58% (26)
Antibiotic
(59 votes since 31 Oct 06)
7% (4) 15% (9) 2% (1) 19% (11) 58% (34)
Liquid Benadryl
(33 votes since 16 Feb 07)
0% (0) 9% (3) 15% (5) 18% (6) 58% (19)
GLY-OXIDE
(61 votes since 12 Aug 03)
8% (5) 10% (6) 5% (3) 20% (12) 57% (35)
Iglu Gel
(35 votes since 19 Jan 09)
3% (1) 9% (3) 17% (6) 14% (5) 57% (20)
Tea bag
(100 votes since 9 Jan 04)
1% (1) 14% (14) 14% (14) 14% (14) 57% (57)
letting the ulcer dry out
(65 votes since 29 Jan 06)
2% (1) 15% (10) 6% (4) 20% (13) 57% (37)
kanka
(37 votes since 20 Aug 07)
0% (0) 3% (1) 27% (10) 14% (5) 57% (21)
Oraldene mouthwash
(403 votes since 1 Nov 02)
6% (26) 11% (43) 10% (39) 18% (71) 56% (224)
effervescent vitaman B complex
(38 votes since 20 Dec 04)
21% (8) 5% (2) 3% (1) 16% (6) 55% (21)
Praying
(173 votes since 28 Jan 05)
14% (25) 17% (29) 2% (3) 12% (21) 55% (95)
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)
Multivitamin
(90 votes since 22 Nov 04)
29% (26) 2% (2) 1% (1) 13% (12) 54% (49)
Reduce vinegar intake
(46 votes since 3 Sep 05)
15% (7) 7% (3) 4% (2) 20% (9) 54% (25)
Scraping the tongue clean
(74 votes since 18 Nov 04)
16% (12) 4% (3) 4% (3) 22% (16) 54% (40)
Acidophilus
(87 votes since 30 May 03)
18% (16) 9% (8) 1% (1) 17% (15) 54% (47)
Keeping Hydrated (Drinking Water)
(378 votes since 25 Mar 03)
14% (52) 8% (30) 6% (23) 18% (69) 54% (204)
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)
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)
SM-33 direct onto ulcer
(41 votes since 26 Oct 05)
5% (2) 7% (3) 29% (12) 5% (2) 54% (22)
vitamin c
(15 votes since 29 Oct 11)
27% (4) 13% (2) 0% (0) 7% (1) 53% (8)
Clove Oil
(96 votes since 13 Sep 03)
1% (1) 1% (1) 28% (27) 17% (16) 53% (51)
Brandy
(55 votes since 3 Dec 04)
2% (1) 13% (7) 20% (11) 13% (7) 53% (29)
Vicks Ultra Chloraseptic
(415 votes since 26 Sep 02)
15% (64) 2% (8) 16% (66) 14% (60) 52% (217)
TCP
(430 votes since 25 Nov 02)
3% (14) 12% (52) 16% (69) 17% (71) 52% (224)
Listerine mouthwash
(507 votes since 25 Nov 02)
9% (48) 7% (36) 13% (65) 19% (95) 52% (263)
Boots Mouth Ulcer treatment
(33 votes since 5 May 08)
0% (0) 6% (2) 33% (11) 9% (3) 52% (17)
Vitamin B
(434 votes since 19 Nov 02)
26% (113) 9% (38) 2% (8) 12% (52) 51% (223)
Scotch (alcohol)
(102 votes since 9 Oct 03)
2% (2) 7% (7) 25% (26) 15% (15) 51% (52)
Chlorhexidine di-gluconate mouth rinse
(403 votes since 23 Nov 02)
8% (31) 16% (65) 11% (44) 15% (61) 50% (202)
Rembrandt Canker Sore Toothpaste
(38 votes since 26 Sep 05)
37% (14) 0% (0) 0% (0) 13% (5) 50% (19)
Baking Soda
(14 votes since 10 Nov 10)
0% (0) 36% (5) 7% (1) 7% (1) 50% (7)
Tetracyclin dissolved in water
(10 votes since 31 Aug 10)
0% (0) 30% (3) 20% (2) 0% (0) 50% (5)
Boots mouth ulcer treatment - excellent
(10 votes since 7 May 11)
0% (0) 10% (1) 30% (3) 10% (1) 50% (5)
Lysine
(459 votes since 11 Oct 02)
27% (125) 10% (46) 2% (8) 12% (55) 49% (225)
Vit B and Folic Acid complex
(45 votes since 29 May 06)
36% (16) 9% (4) 2% (1) 4% (2) 49% (22)
Honey
(118 votes since 7 Jan 04)
7% (8) 18% (21) 9% (11) 18% (21) 48% (57)
drinking hot tea
(85 votes since 14 Oct 07)
2% (2) 0% (0) 24% (20) 26% (22) 48% (41)
Rinstead Adult Gel
(507 votes since 25 Sep 02)
13% (66) 4% (21) 14% (73) 20% (103) 48% (244)
Difflam Gel
(48 votes since 19 Jul 04)
4% (2) 10% (5) 21% (10) 17% (8) 48% (23)
Sensodyne SLS-free toothpaste
(449 votes since 26 Sep 02)
32% (144) 2% (7) 2% (11) 16% (72) 48% (215)
vicodin
(47 votes since 31 Jan 05)
0% (0) 2% (1) 40% (19) 11% (5) 47% (22)
Corsodyl mouthwash
(47 votes since 21 Jun 09)
9% (4) 15% (7) 6% (3) 26% (12) 45% (21)
Anbesol Liquid
(431 votes since 14 Nov 02)
1% (4) 4% (19) 38% (162) 13% (55) 44% (191)
Magic Mouthwash
(66 votes since 16 Oct 03)
3% (2) 11% (7) 27% (18) 15% (10) 44% (29)
Biotene Mouthwash
(41 votes since 11 Aug 06)
20% (8) 12% (5) 7% (3) 17% (7) 44% (18)
coconut oil
(14 votes since 27 Oct 10)
7% (1) 21% (3) 0% (0) 29% (4) 43% (6)
Soluble Aspirin
(514 votes since 26 Sep 02)
12% (61) 5% (25) 30% (152) 11% (56) 43% (220)
Vitamin B12
(116 votes since 2 Dec 03)
34% (40) 9% (11) 1% (1) 13% (15) 42% (49)
Ibuprofen
(524 votes since 4 Feb 03)
0% (2) 2% (9) 43% (224) 14% (72) 41% (217)
Oralmedic
(29 votes since 12 Sep 09)
3% (1) 45% (13) 10% (3) 0% (0) 41% (12)
put salt on the ulcer
(54 votes since 22 Sep 09)
0% (0) 24% (13) 9% (5) 26% (14) 41% (22)
Bonjela Once
(47 votes since 20 May 09)
2% (1) 26% (12) 17% (8) 15% (7) 40% (19)
Xylocaine Viscous
(10 votes since 29 Jun 10)
0% (0) 0% (0) 40% (4) 20% (2) 40% (4)
brushing teeth after every meal
(90 votes since 17 Aug 06)
26% (23) 8% (7) 6% (5) 21% (19) 40% (36)
Proper dietary habits
(38 votes since 11 Mar 08)
45% (17) 3% (1) 0% (0) 13% (5) 39% (15)
Paracetamol
(611 votes since 26 Sep 02)
10% (60) 2% (10) 34% (210) 15% (91) 39% (240)
Careful brushing
(70 votes since 8 May 08)
33% (23) 6% (4) 6% (4) 17% (12) 39% (27)
Bonjela
(1093 votes since 26 Sep 02)
6% (63) 4% (42) 32% (347) 21% (227) 38% (414)
Hydrogen peroxide rinse
(269 votes since 30 Dec 03)
7% (19) 21% (57) 10% (28) 24% (64) 38% (101)
Tea Tree oil
(16 votes since 15 Jun 10)
0% (0) 19% (3) 19% (3) 25% (4) 38% (6)
Mix Ibuprofen and Paracetemol
(25 votes since 17 Nov 09)
0% (0) 0% (0) 52% (13) 12% (3) 36% (9)
Difflam Spray
(106 votes since 10 May 03)
1% (1) 9% (10) 41% (43) 13% (14) 36% (38)
Squigle Enamel Saver Toothpaste
(566 votes since 26 Sep 02)
55% (310) 1% (8) 2% (10) 7% (38) 35% (200)
Anbesol Adult Strength Gel
(665 votes since 25 Sep 02)
11% (70) 3% (18) 35% (232) 17% (114) 35% (231)
Canker Cover
(49 votes since 22 Nov 06)
2% (1) 33% (16) 12% (6) 18% (9) 35% (17)
Oragel for Canker Sores
(98 votes since 6 Aug 03)
0% (0) 5% (5) 36% (35) 24% (24) 35% (34)
steroids
(55 votes since 24 Aug 06)
5% (3) 45% (25) 5% (3) 9% (5) 35% (19)
hydrogen peroxide
(41 votes since 2 Feb 09)
2% (1) 37% (15) 2% (1) 24% (10) 34% (14)
Oralmedic
(33 votes since 18 Mar 09)
0% (0) 39% (13) 21% (7) 6% (2) 33% (11)
Lidocaine H
(87 votes since 9 Jul 03)
0% (0) 2% (2) 49% (43) 15% (13) 33% (29)
Lidocaine Viscous 2% gel
(72 votes since 10 Nov 03)
0% (0) 4% (3) 51% (37) 11% (8) 33% (24)
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)
Reduce acidic food intake
(86 votes since 23 Apr 05)
21% (18) 7% (6) 16% (14) 23% (20) 33% (28)
careful chewing
(43 votes since 19 Jul 09)
42% (18) 5% (2) 0% (0) 21% (9) 33% (14)
Ice-Cream
(151 votes since 23 Mar 04)
1% (2) 2% (3) 46% (70) 18% (27) 32% (49)
Warmth - tea or any warm drink
(88 votes since 28 Oct 07)
0% (0) 1% (1) 38% (33) 30% (26) 32% (28)
Listerine mouthwash
(23 votes since 20 Jun 10)
0% (0) 13% (3) 26% (6) 30% (7) 30% (7)
Frador
(250 votes since 26 Sep 02)
24% (61) 10% (26) 21% (52) 15% (37) 30% (74)
Elimating Acidic foods
(17 votes since 25 May 11)
47% (8) 0% (0) 6% (1) 18% (3) 29% (5)
Adcortyl / Kenalog / Kenacort / Triamcinolone
(864 votes since 24 Sep 02)
9% (76) 37% (317) 11% (93) 17% (147) 27% (231)
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)
Salt or saline solution
(1422 votes since 26 Sep 02)
6% (92) 33% (470) 15% (212) 22% (318) 23% (330)
Salt water And TCP in hot water
(70 votes since 26 Jun 09)
1% (1) 6% (4) 69% (48) 3% (2) 21% (15)
get more sleep/ think positive
(24 votes since 23 Jul 11)
58% (14) 4% (1) 0% (0) 17% (4) 21% (5)
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.
(38 votes since 19 May 10)
5% (2) 34% (13) 11% (4) 32% (12) 18% (7)
Squigle Tooth Builder Toothpaste
(22 votes since 10 Jul 10)
68% (15) 0% (0) 0% (0) 14% (3) 18% (4)
Good quality sleep
(139 votes since 30 May 06)
49% (68) 14% (19) 2% (3) 18% (25) 17% (24)
Eating Pani Puri (Food in India)
(121 votes since 5 Feb 08)
0% (0) 81% (98) 2% (2) 1% (1) 17% (20)
Suck an ice cube
(14 votes since 23 Oct 12)
0% (0) 14% (2) 57% (8) 14% (2) 14% (2)
Reduce stress
(164 votes since 9 Jul 06)
59% (96) 7% (12) 0% (0) 23% (37) 12% (19)