Mouth sores are tiny round and shallow structures red in color. It can be painful and may last for 5-7 days. Mouth sores may recur several times. In severe cases it can cause fever or chills. It produces tingling sensation in the cheeks before mouth sores develop. Mouth sores can reduce one’s ability to chew, eat and drink and sometimes it restricts your speech also. It can be either single bumps or cluster of blisters. Mouth sores occur anywhere in the oral cavity but largely occurs in the lips and inside the cheeks. It produces irritation and discomfort in the mouth.
Why are different strengths critical? The appropriate strength depends on many factors. For example, babies absorb topical steroids faster than adults, so they may require a low-potency steroid. Areas of the body where skin touches skin (think: armpits, rectal area, etc), as well as sensitive areas (like the skin on the eyelids), tend to absorb topical steroids more rapidly, so those regions of the body also usually require a low-potency steroid. However, thick, rough skin on the palms of the hands and the soles of the feet usually absorb topical steroids more slowly than other parts of the body, so those areas typically require a more potent steroid. Keep in mind: The greater the potency of the steroid (in other words, the lower its class number), the more likely it is to cause side effects .
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