Soreness In Mouth

Mouth sores are small, painful blisters formed inside the oral cavity. The triggering agents are hypersensitivity, infection, hormonal changes, stress, and vitamin deficiency. Rinsing the mouth with saltwater or baking soda will help to cure mouth sores.

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Is it normal to have a mouth sore after a tooth extraction?

Query: Hi doctor, I have extracted my upper wisdom teeth four days back. I have a mouth sore after a tooth extraction. Is it normal, or should I consult a doctor? Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Rakshana Devi

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. Usually, after impactions, the patient will feel discomfort, pain, and swelling in that region. I suggest you continue the antibiotic and pain killers for one more day, which is five days of antibiotics and pain killers. Then give warm pack mass...  Read Full »

Why do I have an itching and burning sensation in my mouth and lips after recovering from COVID?

Query: Hi doctor, After six months of recovering from the COVID infection, I started feeling itching and burning sensations in my mouth and lips. Sometimes I think that my tongue or lips are swelling. But no one except me sees a swelling. I also have some sores in my mouth. I went to an allergy specialist...  Read Full »

Dr. Shyam Kalyan. N

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Although your blood allergy tests were negative, it seems like you have some allergies based on the skin prick test. In our practice, we consider the skin prick test as a confirmatory test for Kindly tell us more about the reflux problem you have to guide you ac...  Read Full »

What are the home remedies for oral ulcers?

Query: Hi doctor, I have several mouth ulcers near my lower wisdom tooth. Please suggest me a remedy.  Read Full »

Dr. Ummah Mohammad

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thanks for the query. I can understand your concern regarding mouth ulcers. However, can you please send some pictures of the same to give a better and accurate diagnosis and remedy?  Read Full »

Why do I feel soreness at the root of my tongue after every meal?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 28 years old, and currently, I have a medical issue. Every time after a meal, I feel this sort of soreness in the root of my tongue. It feels like the root is pushing the tongue up. The same happens when I drink coffee and coca-cola. I was wondering if I could get some help diagn...  Read Full »

Dr. Deepti Mathur

Answer: Hello, Welcome to There is soreness in the mouth after meals. It can be due to salivary gland disorders like Sialedentis (infection of sublingual glands) or sialolithiasis (stone in glands). Take plenty of fluids. If it is stone, then suck a lemon. For infection, take antibiotics. ...  Read Full »

Why do I get white bumps on my lips if VRDL is negative?

Query: Hello doctor, My wife got two abortions due to unformed heartbeat for up to three months. So the doctor suggested abortion tablets. After the second abortion, the doctor did some tests for my wife and me. She gave Rubella CMV and herpes vaccine and tablets for her. My HIV is negative, and VDRL is r...  Read Full »

Dr. Shama Naaz

Answer: Hi, Welcome to You have a history of white lesions on your lips, and some pimple-like lesions are present inside your mouth for the last one month that are painless. Your HIV and TPHA tests are negative and VDRL reactive in 1:4 dilution. Your wife has a history of two abortions in ...  Read Full »

How to manage blood in saliva and mouth sores in the morning after waking up?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 20-year-old female. I am having early morning blood in saliva for the past two months. I do not have any cough, chest pain, or any other general discomfort. I suffer from allergic rhinitis and under medication. I am also having toothache in the morning just after waking up and als...  Read Full »

Dr. Sugreev Singh

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thank you for writing, and I understand your concern. As you mentioned, you have a sore throat, rhinitis, and toothache. The pain can be from gum presented inside the mouth because there are no other symptoms such as cough or chest pain. Can you please tell me wheth...  Read Full »

How to treat bleeding gums and sore tongue in a 2-year-old kid?

Query: Hello doctor, My 2-year-old daughter is experiencing severe bleeding in her gums. Prior to this, she has a fever and sore on her tongue and somewhere near the tonsil. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Ummah Mohammad

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern when it is a kid's matter. First of all, I would suggest you look in her oral cavity properly if she has caused any toothbrush injury or any source of bleeding if available. For bleeding gums, you apply a cold compress or ice packs right now...  Read Full »

Is soreness in mouth a symptom of Coronavirus?

Query: Hi doctor, I got a fever last week. After two days my fever went and I developed flu. Today, I do not have cough no fever no flu but my mouth is sore. Why?  Read Full »

Dr. Muhammad Zubayer Alam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to According to your statement, you got a fever that subsided after two days and then developed flu and mouth sore. Mouth sore is a common complication of flu. Again mouth sore may develope by a viral infection like herpes simplex virus most commonly fungal infection, n...  Read Full »

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