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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for cold sores

I got a cold sore about two weeks ago. I got abreva , let it go through the hideous process of doing its "thing" of getting at its worst, changing colors and etc. It eventually scabbed over ...
 

What are the symptoms of cold sore?

what to do for first sign of a cold sore ...
 

Are cold sores contagious?

I used a make up brush to cover my cold sore . I brought it to the sink and washed it with hot ... to my stomach. Will she now get cold sores because of this? I am beyond upset and sick over this. I have ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for cold sores

. At all times he has at least 6-8 cold sores. My initial outbreak was about 25 on my lips, one on my ...
 

Suggest treatment for cold sore

I have devolved a cold sore again, I know I am stressed which is probably the cause of this nasty infection reoccurring nearly every 3 months... I have used a cold sore cream which I purchased from ...
 

Suggest medication for cold sore

I have a cold sore an I was wanting to know what is the best med to use I went to the dr over them about 8 years ago an he gave me a green an white tube that coast a 100 dollars an it worked great I just ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
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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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