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Treatment for mouth ulcers - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
User :   Why do I get mouth ulcer regularly?
Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi Doctor
User :   I regularly get mouth ulcer (once in a month)
User :   Is it due to lack of vitamins ?
Doctor :   ok. please provide your age, gender, height, weight, details of past medical illness and treatment if any
Doctor :   the mouth ulcers can be due to lack or deficiency of essential vitamins, stress, acute gastritis, infections.
User :   31, Male, 82 kgs, 6 feet
Doctor :   how are your eating habits?
Doctor :   are you having increased stress in work or personal life?
User :   Yes. I feel I have some stress in work
Doctor :   ok. have these started appearing after you started having stressful life?
User :   I am a vegetarian and I eat home food at regular timings
Doctor :   do you have symptoms like belching, burping, upper stomach discomfort, burning sensation in chest?
User :   No. I have this from my childhood
Doctor :   does your diet contain good amounts of vegetables and fruits?
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   follow these steps: 1) Apply Glycerin over the mouth ulcers 2-4 times a day
User :   I don't have any aches but I belive I have a problem with my digestion system
Doctor :   2) avoid more of spice and oil in diet, keep it simple
Doctor :   3) take 3 servings of greens per week
Doctor :   4) diet should include 3 servings of vegetables and 3 of fruits per day
Doctor :   4) Take a glass of milk daily
Doctor :   5) Take Tab A to Z 1 tablet after lunch daily for next 15 days
Doctor :   6) Avoid stress , practice relaxation techniques
User :   Tab A to Z ? Is it available in India?
Doctor :   like listening to music, playing games, spending time with friends and family
Doctor :   yes it is available in India
User :   Great. Is this going to be permanent solution?
Doctor :   it contains all essential vitamins and minerals in 1 tab
Doctor :   the gastric issues and stress also need to be tackled to have permanent cure
User :   Ok. Thanks for your time doctor
Doctor :   for gastric issues take Tab Prilosec, 1 tab 2 times a day before food
Doctor :   for next 15 days
User :   Sure
Doctor :   follow the above suggested steps.
User :   Sure. Thanks
Doctor :   avoid citrus fruits and excess tea or coffee intake , avoid carbonated and caffeinated beverages.
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   No. Thanks. Thats all for now.
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me. bye for now.
User :   Bye
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