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Vitamin B12 has been found in recent researches that it is very useful in the treatment of canker sores, also the use of various products like anesthetics and analgesics, are found to be useful. Antiseptics were even experimented to give positive result on the treatment of canker sore. The topical use of the milk of magnesia is found to be useful, application of silver nitrate is found to reduce the pain of the ulcerations. Whereas use of tetracycline and diphenhydramine haven’t been completely tested to be useful in the treatment of canker sore, so it is advisable to lay off of it.
The use mouthwash is known to reduce pain in the case of many canker sore patients, the use of non-alcoholic mouthwashes is preferred over the alcoholic ones, which will do harm rather than good. The regular care over teeth will always do no harm; still a thorough understanding of the basics of oral health will help keep your teeth and gums strong. For example, changing tooth pastes also helps preventing the canker sores; especially recommended to use toothpastes that doesn’t have SDS, use of such product has been found to reduce the ulcerations. Those who use braces are advised to keep the braces clean and to wax the brackets.