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Treatment for persistent mouth ulcer - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i am suffering frm mouth ulcer for 1 week
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
Doctor :   r u there
User :   AGE-23
Occupation:-xxxxx,Single,Male,xxxxx,no dependents
User :   ya
Doctor :   do u have pain or discharge from the ulcer?
User :   i have pain
User :   actually i m suffering from this ulcer for 1 week
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
User :   no smoking,no alchol addict or no betl nut
Doctor :   cap BECOSULES once daily at night after food,if the problem persists u can see a physician
Doctor :   avoid taking spicy food for 3-4 days
Doctor :   till the time the ulcer heals
Doctor :   and apply SYMLE mouth ulcer gel
Doctor :   three times a day
User :   i have already taken becosules but problem is still continue...
Doctor :   then u might need biopsy of the ulcer to know the extact cause
Doctor :   did u have cheek bite any time
User :   so wht should i do for that?
Doctor :   The outcome varies with the causative disorder. Many mouth ulcers are benign and resolve without specific treatment. Rarely, chronic mouth ulcers can develop into oral cancer.
User :   no
Doctor :   i suggest u to consult a physician and rule out
Doctor :   medical problems like lack of vitamin
User :   yup
Doctor :   Good oral hygiene may help in the prevention of some types of mouth ulcers or complications from mouth ulcers. This includes brushing the teeth at least twice a day, flossing at least daily, and regular professional dental cleaning and examination
Doctor :   anything else u want us to help you with
User :   actually i wnt to knw abt food which type of food i should take frm morning to night
Doctor :   u need to avoid spicy food
Doctor :   take bland food like curd rice
Doctor :   till the time the ulcer heals
Doctor :   u got to have food rich in vitamins
Doctor :   like greens and milk
Doctor :   egg
User :   can i avoid yolk
Doctor :   , brown rice and root vegetables
Doctor :   u can
Doctor :   It is necessary to eat a soft, bland diet to reduce the pain. Cold drinks and milkshakes are especially good. It is necessary to avoid salty foods, citrus fruits, and foo ds that need much chewing. One should drink a lot of fluids to prevent dehydration.
User :   but i don't cook food at home for this i have gone through mesh.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   eat fruits and vegetables
Doctor :   u should be fine
Doctor :   avoid taking alcohol
User :   tell me on thing cold drink is good to drink
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   cold drink like apple milk shakes
Doctor :   any fruits juice
User :   ok
Doctor :   not pepsi or aerated drinks
User :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
Doctor :   have a nice day
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