Sore mouth from chemo - ice therapy?

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Re: Sore mouth from chemo - ice therapy?

Postby jayem » Sun Feb 04, 2018 11:14 pm

I did not have ice therapy such as you describe. My medicos advised regular rinsing of the mouth with bicarb and water. I can't really remember the ratio but a heaped spoonful per 250ml sounds about right.

I do hope you find some relief. Sometimes the side effects of treatment are quite problematic and really affect our day to day lives.
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