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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   i have a question?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :  
Proceed with it
User :   I feel absolutely drained all the time, I got cold sores on both corners of my mouth (which i never got on before), i have lost feeling in the tip of my tongue and sometimes i get very light headed
Doctor :  
Let me read it
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
This happens in cases of oral ulcers
User :   is it something i should see my regular doctor for
User :   is it bad?
Doctor :  
Nothing bad as such
Doctor :   Have you taken any medications for the same?
User :   a have used abrevia and put hydrogen peroxide and neosporin on the cold sores, but they are still there have been for 3 weeks
Doctor :   Should not put hydrogen peroxied

Doctor :  
That is mainly done to remove the slough
User :   last week my nose stuffed up and it has been running ever since and it's been driving me crazy
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Abreva is fine
Doctor :  
You can use that
Doctor :  
No need of neosporin as well

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