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Canker Cover is commonly used to temporarily relieve pain associated with the following mouth and gum irritations:
Canker Cover may be prescribed for other uses; ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Follow all directions on your prescription label.
Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.
Place the Canker Cover® patch on a clean, dry finger with the white side up, then place and hold the white side on the sore for 20 seconds. Within 30 minutes the patch becomes gel-like. It absorbs fluids from the sore as part of the healing process and expands slightly. The patch will stick to the affected area and cover the sore for 6 – 8 hours and then dissolve. Do not remove patch before it dissolves.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use this medication.
Canker Cover® is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Canker Cover® in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Canker Cover® that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.
You should not flush Canker Cover® down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.
Before using this drug, tell your doctor if:
There isn’t enough information about the safety of using Canker Cover® during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Canker Cover®.
Stop use this medication and seek medical attention immediately if:
Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Canker Cover® may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.
Canker Cover® may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.
Canker Cover® may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.
The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Canker Cover®.
Adults & children 5 years of age and older:
Apply additional patches as needed.
The dosage has not been established in pediatric patients. It may be unsafe for your child. It is always important to fully understand the safety of the drug before using. Please consult with your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Canker Cover® is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:
In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.
If you miss a dose of Canker Cover®, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.
Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
Canker Cover®. https://www.dentek.com/oral-care-products/oral-pain-relief-and-dental-repair-products/canker-sore-relief-patch. Accessed October 5, 2017
Canker Cover®. https://www.walgreens.com/store/c/dentek-canker-cover-canker-sore-patch-mint/ID=prod6324223-product. Accessed October 5, 2017