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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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After two years of research and testing more than 250 different formulas, I developed Cankermelts-GX, which is easy-to-use and the only non-prescription product available that heals canker sores.
The high incidence of canker sores and the lack of effective treatment options gives us a major product opportunity.
Now available as Cankermelts-GX, this completely natural product is the only available treatment guaranteed to heal canker sores and alleviate pain within minutes.
June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- There is new hope for the 50 million Americans who suffer regularly from painful recurrent canker sores.
Vinceel(TM) is recommended for safe, effective relief from the symptoms of sore throat, hoarseness and canker sores.
Canker Sore Sufferers Can Enjoy a Romantic Valentine's Day With CankerMelts(R)
July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- REMBRANDT(R), the premium ORAL HEALTH AND BEAUTY(TM) brand, is unveiling new formulations of its INTENSE STAIN(TM) and Canker Sore Toothpastes.
This agreement will allow us to leverage our strengths within the dental industry to effectively create awareness and adoption of this breakthrough product and provide the millions of canker sore sufferers with a proven treatment," explained Brendan McLoughlin, Vice President & General Manager of Pharmaceutical & Consumer Products, Discus Dental.
A center of innovation for the treatment of canker sores and other oral health problems, Orahealth is based in Bellevue, Washington.
The intended use of one product is to reduce the duration and severity of Canker Sores and of another product is to reduce the duration and severity of Cold Sores.
Medical literature indicates that canker sores are the largest oral medical condition with approximately 20% of the population suffering the disease.
The evolution of the muco-adhesive patch has found commercial viability in treating canker sores as well because the patch can also act as a bandage for the sores for eight to twelve hours while releasing active remedial ingredients.
In the late 1960s I was having major problems with canker sores and fever blisters.
Relief for canker sores comes from the antibacterial action of thyme; steep two teaspoons of fresh thyme leaves in a cup of boiling water for 15 minutes before gargling with the infusion.
Viruses, hormonal imbalance, allergy, stress, and trauma have all been implicated in the production of canker sores, of which the last, trauma, is most certainly a factor.