Posted by Christine
on December 06, 2000 at 18:31:37:
In Reply to: Re: Lingering mouth sores after radiation posted by Robert on December 02, 2000 at 18:44:36:
The doctors told my Dad to avoid acid foods like tomatoes, oranges, etc, salt, alcohol. They also told my mom to mix 1tsp baking soda, 2 tsp. salt and 1 quart warm water and have my dad swish it around in his mouth for a minute four times per day. Avoid commercial mouthwashes.