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Synonyms for canker

Synonyms for canker

anything that is injurious, destructive, or fatal

to have a destructive effect on

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a fungal disease of woody plants that causes localized damage to the bark

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an ulceration (especially of the lips or lining of the mouth)

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a pernicious and malign influence that is hard to get rid of

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become infected with a canker

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infect with a canker

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More than that, it can also alleviate asthma symptoms by strengthening the immune system, treat canker sores as vitamin B6 helps with tissue repair, premenstrual syndrome, and menopause by controlling estrogen and progesterone levels, among other benefits.
The canker sore relief line from Hyland's, both in liquid and Soothing Dots relief tablets --for ages 2 and up--provides natural relief of sores and ulcers in the mouth as well as discomfort of gums or the tongue due to canker sores.
Beside that it can be used to curing various kinds of diseases, such as diarrhea, canker sores, coughing, and heartburn.
If you have multiple or more severe canker sores, your doctor may recommend prescription mouth rinses containing steroids or the antibiotic tetracycline to relieve the pain.
There are certain remedies to relieve the unpleasentness of canker sores such as taking over the counter anti-inflammatory medication, antibacterial mouthwashes, salt-water rinses, seeing your local dentist, and of course diminishing stress.
The canker sores are better, and she remains afebrile.
The problem is that until now there hasn't been any optimal treatment for canker sores.
Salty and spicy foods often make canker sores hurt more.
Canker sores are not contagious so kissing cannot spread them.
Please let me add my experience with canker sores and The Saturday Evening Post.
Canker sores, painful ulcers that form inside the mouth, can be slow to heal.
Bellevue, WA, has introduced all-natural Cankermelts oral patches, which provide rapid healing and pain relief for canker sores by applying anti-inflammatory licorice root extract and collagen.
Several studies have linked canker sores (also known as aphthous ulcers) to low levels of several vitamins and minerals, including vitamin A, C, E, thiamin, calcium and iron.
PATCH IT UP:A new patch may be the answer to the pain associated with canker sores, those shallow, painful sores on the inside of the lips, the inside of the cheeks or on the gums that affect millions of Americans, primarily teens and you adults.
No more canker sores and your teeth will be whiter without expensive pastes.