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Mouth Ulcers Treatment Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019

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Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/23/2014 -- Mouth ulcer, also termed as mucosal ulcer, is a common oral disorder that occurs on the mucous membrane of an oral cavity. A sore or a lesion develops in the mouth, usually red and swollen on the inside of cheeks or lips. Mouth ulcers are common, particularly in women and young adults. It often cause pain and discomfort while eating, drinking and brushing one’s teeth. The two most common causes of mouth ulcers include aphthous stomatitis (canker sores) and local trauma. Other causes include gingivostomatitis, herpes simplex virus, leukoplakia and oral lichen planus.

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People suffer from repeated episodes of mouth ulcer, for which the cause is yet unclear. Possible causes include a combination of factors such as stress, hormonal changes, smoking cessation and eating certain kind of food. Moreover, recurrent mouth ulcers may also be the result of underlying health condition such as iron deficiency, Crohn’s disease or anemia. Even certain medications such as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), beta-blockers, nicorandil and chemotherapy and radiotherapy may lead to mouth ulcers. Mouth ulcers are usually diagnosed based on their appearance and location. In some cases, a physician or a dentist may consider carrying out a blood test to check the levels of iron and vitamin B12.

Mouth ulcers usually do not require specific treatment as they heal on their own within 14 days. However, in severe cases one would be prescribed medications to relieve symptoms. These medications include corticosteroids, analgesics, antihistamines and antimicrobial mouthwash. Corticosteroid reduces inflammation and pain associated with mouth ulcer and aid in healing them faster. Corticosteroids are available in different forms including sprays and mouthwashes. If the mouth ulcer is very painful, a physician or dentist may prescribe painkiller available in the form of gels, mouthwashes, lozenges or sprays. Benzydamine is one of the most prescribed painkillers for the treatment of mouth ulcers.

Use of antimicrobial mouthwash helps killing bacteria, viruses or fungi that could infect the mouth ulcer. Although various gels and sprays are available in the mouth ulcer treatment market, Chlorhexidine gluconate is the most commonly prescribed mouthwash. Chlorhexidine gluconate is normally used twice a day and not indicated to for infants. Moreover, most of the mouth washes and sprays prescribed or used in the treatment of mouth ulcers are not indicated for infants and children less than 12 years of age.

Based on the drug delivery forms, the mouth ulcer treatment market is analyzed as mouthwash, spray, tablet and gels. Besides medication, there are certain self-care tips that if followed may help heal the mouth ulcer faster. These tips include avoiding spicy, sharp and acidic foods, use of soft toothbrush while brushing teeth, avoid things that aggravate the mouth ulcer and reduce stress level.

Geographically, the mouth ulcer market is analyzed in four major regions as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World. The mouth ulcer treatment market would grow with the rising incidences of mouth ulcer. Unhealthy eating and drinking habits lead to the development of mouth ulcer at some point of time in one’s life. If continued with the same habits, recurrence may occur which would be uncomfortable dealing with in everyday life. These factors would contribute to the growth in demand for mouth washes, gels, sprays and other dosage forms meant for the treatment of mouth ulcers. In addition, development of new therapies would expedite the growth of mouth ulcer treatment market.

Some of the major companies in the mouth ulcer treatment market include Johnson & Johnson, Reckitt Benckiser plc, Bayer AG, Procter & Gamble, Elder Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd and Fem Care Pharma Limited.

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This report is a complete study of current trends in the market, industry growth drivers, and restraints. It provides market projections for the coming years. It includes analysis of recent developments in technology, Porter’s five force model analysis and detailed profiles of top industry players. The report also includes a review of micro and macro factors essential for the existing market players and new entrants along with detailed value chain analysis.

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