Apthous Stomatitis is the medical term of the usual canker sores problem troubling people which are nothing like the common ulcers which occur in mouth. Unlike the ulcers sores are followed by infections in mouth making it painful to either talk or even eat food at times; these ulcers are also known to not be very responsive for the spices or herbs used in food preparation.
Sores being result of infection it is suggested to treat them as early as is possibly preventing any possibility of spreading it from one part of the mouth to another at faster rate. Some of the treatments which are said to be both natural and effective in treating these canker sores are easily available at home before going with the medical solutions are given below:
Alum:This is one of the key elements in preparation of astringents and can also be commonly found in all the general stores in the form of solid chunks which can be ground in to powder form. Alum in its powder form can be mixed with water in order to prepare a thick paste for direct application on canker sores and left so for about 15 minutes after which plain water can be used to wash the mouth.
To get rid of these sores it is suggested to use this mixture of alum powder for every three hours and prevent any further spreading of this infection in mouth, this also can be regularly used if sores are very frequent problem faced.