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... The only ACE I tried was Lotensin (low dose), and after taking it for two weeks out of absolutely nowhere I developed severe Angioedema (swelling of the face, throat, etc.) There were no warning signs. At first I thought I was having a food allergy, because I didn't tie it to the drug. I went to an after-hours clinic where they gave me an EPI pen shot, inhaler,... (26 replies)
... My Dad had problems with sores in his mouth and sometimes could hardly eat. It was not herpes. The doc put him on prednisone and everytime he quit taking it - it would flare up again so he has been on it for YEARS. The Doctor said it was a rare tropical type disease. Can't remember the name he used but I'll ask my Dad. It would not go away and only the steriod helped. Princess (5 replies)
... I'm not completely sure...but a friend of mine once said her doctor told her to take Malox 3-5 times a day at the earliest sign of a Canker/Cold sore outbreak. She said it worked for her. It apparently had something to do with the acid in her system. (5 replies)

... I am wondering if anyone has any ideas about an alternative that would be better? ... (5 replies)
... I use mylanta when I have them. Mine always seem to pop up after a bout of acid reflux. (5 replies)
... I've heard of a supplement called Lysine that's supposed to help. (5 replies)
... You can help prevent it by taking or getting vitamins like B12 and chamomile can also help, search for natural cure for canker sores or you could seek a naturopathic doctor, which is more helpful than a conventional doctor. It sounds like a food allergy, a naturopathic doctor can find it. (5 replies)




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