My aunt said she took epsom salts for ulcers, does this work?

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29 Sep 2010

I don't think Epsom salts (magnesium sulfate) will help treat ulcers. You aunty should see the doctor, if she hasn't done so already, and get other medication which will help heal the ulcer.

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lindagail1965 29 Sep 2010

im with marval on this one ... i have never heard of that being used for ulcers... so i would deffinately ask doctor or a pharmacy

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