Typically, you will take antibiotics along with acid-suppressing medicine for two weeks. Then you may take acid-suppressing medication for another four to eight weeks. Gastric ulcers tend to heal more slowly than duodenal ulcers. Uncomplicated gastric ulcers take up to two or three months to heal completely.
Why am I getting mouth ulcers?
Mouth ulcers can sometimes be caused by certain medical conditions, such as: viral infections – including the cold sore virus, chickenpox, and hand, foot and mouth disease. vitamin B12 or iron deficiency. Crohn's disease – a long-term condition that causes inflammation of the lining of the digestive system.
What are home remedies for mouth ulcers?
Home Remedies for Mouth Ulcers
- Licorice Root. Mouth ulcers can be cured with licorice root, as this herb works as a demulcent and forms a protective coating on the mucous membranes that resists irritation and soothes open lesions.
- Coconut Milk.
- Sea Salt and Hydrogen Peroxide.
- Coriander Seeds.
- Baking Soda.
- Aloe Vera.