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Can Aloe Vera cure, help, treat or prevent Ulcers of the Mouth?

The following information is for humans with Ulcers of the Mouth

Introduction to Ulcers of the Mouth

Mouth ulcers are small holes in the protective layer of skin on the inside of the mouth. It makes the sufferer extremely sensitive to foods, especially salt or acid.

Heavy smokers tend to suffer more because mouth ulcers are often bough on by a lack of vitamin C.

Using Aloe Vera for Ulcers of the Mouth

Important Note:
This text refers to Aloe Vera as defined on our page Good Quality Aloe Vera. We also strongly recommend you read the FAQ: How Much Aloe Vera Should I Drink?

Drink around 60ml of a high quality Aloe Vera, 3 or 4 times a day. Hold the liquid in your mouth around the ulcers as long as possible - ideally 5 to 10 minutes.
Use an Aloe Vera toothpaste where Aloe is the number one ingredient to further help the healing process. Drink pure fruit juice, eat plenty of fresh fruit or take Vitamin C tablets that do not contain sugar, starch or other ingredients difficult for the body to break down.

How long will it take for Aloe Vera to work with Ulcers of the Mouth?

One to Two days. The healing time will be reduced the more often you take Aloe Gel and hold it in the mouth around the Ulcers.


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Warnings
  1. These pages are intended for sufferers who have had their ailment professionally diagnosed by a qualified medical practitioner. Self Diagnosis can be extremely dangerous as many serious conditions can mimic more simple ones. If you are not satisfied with the results from one doctor, be confident and ask for a second opinion. Doctors are only human, their knowledge cannot be all-encompassing and we all make mistakes.
  2. Make sure you have read the pages on Aloe Vera side effects, who can use Aloe Vera and good quality Aloe Vera first.
  3. If you are currently on medication or undergoing medical treatment consult your doctor first.

Aloe Vera Brands

People with Ulcers of the Mouth have told us they used the following brands of Aloe Vera and experienced benefits:

See the full results of our survey on
Aloe Vera brands and Ulcers of the Mouth.