Treatment of Burning Mouth Syndrome

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Last Updated: 04 May 2022

You have secondary burning mouth syndrome if the doctor finds a wellness issue or other cause for your burning mouth. Otherwise, there's no well-known remedy for burning mouth syndrome, however there are means to ease and regulate your symptoms. Relying on the source of your burning mouth syndrome, the doctor might recommend one or more of these therapies: Medicines that assist with nerve-related pain such as amitriptyline and nortriptyline; Capsaicin, a painkiller made from hot peppers; Clonazepam, taken in low dosages; Female hormone substitute; Mouth washes; Products that change your saliva; Vitamin supplements. You can do a few things that may help your symptoms also: Avoid acidic foods like tomatoes and orange and citrus juices.

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