Table 5: Effects of Matricaria recutita.

CharacteristicsEffects of M. recutita

Histological↑ reepithelialization of the desquamated tissue
↓ vascular hyperemia
↑ collagen fibers
↓ inflammatory infiltration
↓ inflammatory process

Clinical↑ immediate pain relief
↓ dryness of the oral cavity
↓ dysphagia
↓ wound size
↓ incidence
↓ duration
↓ presence of ulcerations
↓ discomfort
↓ severity