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Persistent cold sores

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Is cold sore contagious?

My husband has a cold sore that just broke out this morning. He was drinking a soda and set the can ... in his mouth. He did not touch the lip of the can, only the liquid inside. Can my son get cold sores from ...
 

What causes cold sores?

My granddaughter who is only 6 years old gets often cold sores. What do you think? Worried grandmother ...
 

Suggest treatment for cold sore

I had a cold sore and I put garlic directly on it that section of my lip, then it appears I may have burned my lip because a few bumps appeared a little below the sore. I read online afterwards ...
 

Suggest treatment for cold sore

I developed a cold sore late last night and am out of acyclovir with no refills prescribed to me at this time. I had two pills left in the bottle and have taken them with almost no improvement. The cold sore ...
 

Is cold sore a sign of herpes?

blood work often as I have Hypothyroidism . I have never had any cold sores around my mouth or on my mouth. The only thing I've experienced since I was a child is a cold sore every once in an agent blue ...
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Cold Sores

cold Sores: I have this cold sores which is continously recurring from the past 6 months, though ... normal . Can you please suggest me the way to get rid off these patches along with measures to keep cold ...
 

Preventation of cold sores

I am 37 weeks pregnant and have a cold sore which is very painful what can I do I am 42 and have not had a good pregnant as I have been ill with swine flu and pnemonia which I got rid of 3 weeks ago ,i ...
 

Valtrex for cold sores

gets cold sores I'd say maybe 3 and at most 4 per year. Now they take Valtrex 500 mg tablets at the rate of one tablet per day. The dosage for Valtrex to treat cold sores is only a couple of tablets when ...
 

Suggest treatment for cold sore

I have a cold sore that is in its last stage on the top right corner of my lip, and this morning, I woke up with a small sore in the middle of my bottom lip and it hurts. Cant tell if its another cold ...
 

How to overcome the cold sores?

Hi.. I have cold sores. I just told my bf today and wants for to break things off. I have not contacted him anymore. I never seen any symptoms and was told by my doctor Is oral and now it is gential ...
 

White patches in the area where there were cold sores on the lip. Is that another cold sore?

Hi. I had a cluster of 3 cold sores on my lip a couple of weeks ago and they scabbed and look like ... the cold sore was. Am i still contagious/ do I have another cold sore? They don t itch or anything and when ...
 

Taking Lysine for cold sore. Now white spots on lips. Spreading cold sore?

I have had a cold sore for a few days. Its healing as I m taking Lysine and also abreva cream. I ... but I have never had this before. Could this just be the cold sore spreading? In the last couple ...
 

Having cold sores inside mouth.

ive been breaking out inside of my mouth with cold soars. They are small white dots and some of them are red soar type things, their mostly located behind my botttom lip inside of my mouth ...
 

I think I have a Cold Sore

to see it. I'm scared it might be a cold sore. What could it be? ...
 

HSV 1 Cold Sores symptoms

If my spouse has HSV 1 and get s cold sores can I start to get them if I already have HSV1 but don t get cold sores ? ...
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My friend has a zit on her lower lip and it never itched or burned before it came And it has no yellow crust or yellow puss but we r worried it could be a sore?
might be a cold sore
 
What causes cold sores?
** 1. cold sores are caused by herpes simplex virus HSV-1 2. Cold sores are quite common and different from canker sores. There is no cure or prevention for infected people, but steps can be taken to reduce their frequency and duration.
 
How to treat cold sores?
Hello, You could apply a cream containing Acyclovir 3 times a day. If they are severe, you need to take oral acyclovir 200 mg 5 times a day. Take care.
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