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Rinse your mouth out several times a day with warm salt water. Swish around in your mouth holding it as long as you can. Don't swallow.

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Q: What can be done for a painful blister on the side of the tongue that was caused by a virus?
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Fever blisters are caused by a virus and can't be treated with cipro.

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