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3 big sores in my mouth

Posted In: Mouth conditions 6 Replies
  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • September 11, 2007
  • 10:30 PM

i get these sores so often in mouth every where.
Its starts small sore and then grows slowly big every other day and it can last for a week then disappears.
It comes and goes and realy painful sometimes.
I have been geeting these for 2 yrs now that i can remember.
Im really nervous.

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  • go to the doctor! but sucking on tums tablets helps. can't be off-brand or rolaids. had to be tums with calcium.....put it on the sore and let is desolve. it will sting at first but it makes them less painfull in the long run and they heal faster. lace*
    pocket_venus 7 Replies
    • September 13, 2007
    • 05:22 AM
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  • It sounds like canker sores. Maybe you are brushing and flossing too hard or you have recently had a cleaning that caused it? This happened to my husband.
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • October 22, 2007
    • 02:44 PM
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  • I had this problem about 7 years ago. It happened right after I had some dental work done. At first, I thought it was related to the dental work. Actually had one of the sores biopsied by an oral surgeon. After 6 months of aggressively searching for answers, I was referred to the mayo clinic. Turns out, I have lichen plantus, which is induced by stress. That's why my condition worsened when I could find no help. I was put on medication for stress and sure enough, the sores went away slowly. I take low dosage of meds. for stress daily and this keeps my mouth sores/soreness to a minimal.The bad news is that there is no cure. Only treatment.
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • October 23, 2007
    • 00:48 PM
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  • It Might Be Herpetic Stomatitis Go See Somone .
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • November 1, 2007
    • 05:49 PM
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  • dont worry its only canker sores...caused by various reasons lowered immune system sharp teeth etc no worries if they get too frequent try and find out what causes them for you to help avoid them for the future
    ciciboopz 5 Replies Flag this Response
  • i get these sores so often in mouth every where.Its starts small sore and then grows slowly big every other day and it can last for a week then disappears.It comes and goes and realy painful sometimes.I have been geeting these for 2 yrs now that i can remember.Im really nervous.I have the same problem. I have since found out that I am intolerant to wheat and gluten. I do not have Celiac Diease. You can test yourself real simple....well with a lot of reading labels of course. You will know in about 2 weeks if you are having a reaction to wheat. You will have to remove all wheat and gluten from your system for about 2 weeks. Then slowly add it back in and see if the ulcers reappear. Also you may notice stomach unset too. Check out Celiac.com for much more information. We are seeing alot more people with problems with wheat than ever before. It is not the wheat itself, but the way it has been genetically altered. Alot more people are unable to process it.Everytime I get into wheat by accident, sometimes within minutes ulcers will appear. Good luck to you and continue reading everything you can.Regards,Jayne
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • January 7, 2009
    • 05:20 PM
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