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Will putting salt on a canker sore hurt?!


Question: Will putting salt on a canker sore hurt!?
I have like 5 canker sores and they hurt very badly!. I heard salt makes it heal faster, but i heard it hurts even worse than a canker sore!.!.!.!. HELPWww@Answer-Health@Com


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First of all you should know why you have so many canker sores!. Mostly stress is the reason or some vitamin deficiency or constipation is the cause!. Try to remove the cause!. Yes, salt will hurt and instead of this you can put topical anesthetic gel and avoid hot and spicy foods and any kind of irritation!.It will help in healing!. For more information on this you can read the following very informative article from a dental website
http://www!.identalhub!.com/Article_Canker!.!.!.
You also use their free dental consultation service for answers from dentist
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Step1Avoid hot and spicy foods, which can irritate canker sores!.
Step2Brush your teeth with a soft-bristled toothbrush to lessen aggravation!.
Step3Apply crushed ice or an over-the-counter oral anesthetic to the sore to numb the pain!.
Step4Practice good oral hygiene!. Rinse with mouthwash or salt water, and try brushing with a toothpaste free of sodium laurel sulfate, which has been implicated in aggravating canker sores!.
Step5Consult a doctor if sores persist longer than two weeks, recur more than two or three times a year, are extremely painful, or occur with other symptoms, such as fever, diarrhea or skin rash!.
Step6Talk to your doctor about treating the sores with oral or topical steroids or oral antibiotics!.Www@Answer-Health@Com

Totally OUCH!. You can rinse with warm salt water 1tsp salt to 1 cup warm water!. It is more diluted and can help!. Unfortunately, there is nothing to be done for canker sores!. They aren't contagious or a virus and they have no know cause!. You could also try some over the counter numbing meds for them!. They taste bad and only last a short time but it's worth the shot if you are in a lot of pain!.Www@Answer-Health@Com

mix it w/ water, swish it around in your mouth for a lil bit (3 mins!. max), and spit out
just do this about twice a day

it'll sting a little if that!.!.!.!.don't worry just do that and you'll be goodWww@Answer-Health@Com





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