canker sore


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canker sore

[′kaŋ·kər ‚sȯr]
(medicine)
Small ulceration of the mucous membrane of the mouth, sometimes caused by a food allergy.
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Canker sores, painful ulcers that form inside the mouth, can be slow to heal.
The medical term for canker sores is aphthous stamatitis.
Orajel Mouth-Aid is designed to provide maximum relief from the pain of canker sores, cold sores and fever blisters.
A true canker sore, as compared to a cold sore, is located inside the mouth, on the edge or underside of the tongue, the roof of the mouth, or the cheek.
Consumers can now find the latest information on the only over-the-counter oral medications for treating cold sores, canker sores, muscle cramps and shingles at the newly launched American Bioceuticals Web site, www.
REMBRANDT(R) Canker Sore Toothpaste is specially formulated to provide powerful whitening for individuals prone to canker sores.
This award is another example of an independent evaluation showing how satisfied canker sore sufferers are with Cankermelts-GX in relieving their pain and speeding the healing of their canker sores," said company President, Jeff Haley.
CankerMelts, an all-natural, over-the-counter canker sore remedy in the form of an oral adhesive patch, has been shown in a peer-reviewed clinical study to be published March 7 to provide immediate pain relief and protection -- and to significantly shorten healing time.
Licorice continues to be one of the most important herbs in traditional Chinese medicine and has been used in the west as a canker sore treatment since Roman times.
The Zindaclin(R) revenue combined with the projected licensing and product revenues from our OraDisc Range of products and Aphthasol, our approved canker sore medication, should enable the company to generate positive cash flows in 2006.
com and in Puget Sound drugstores and is currently outselling all previously available canker sore treatments in stores that carry it.