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Posted 1 May 2012 by • 7 answers
What can I do about these mouth sores but mainly the sores that look like I have cold sores from my braces rubbing constantly against my lips and the insides of my mouth. I have tried warm salt water but that does not help the sores at the sides of my mouth.
Posted 25 Jan 2011 by • 1 answer
i got a cold sore last week and took the 2grams twice a day for one day. it turned out not being that bad... then today i woke up (4 days later) and felt that tingling feeling again in my lips so i took 2 grams of valtrex right away. but what i noticed was that my whole top lip was basically ...
Posted 13 Sep 2010 by • 1 answer
I am just starting to take l-lysine as a friend suggested it. i am two weeks into shingles, started getting two cold sores and a terrible sty on the one eyelid. i'm thinking i could use this tablet more than once a day on a regular basis.
Posted 24 Apr 2013 by • 3 answers
I have been getting valacyclovir hcl 500mg which is a generic of valtrex, its a blue tablet with a v.5 on one side and the actavis imprint on the other. It has worked just fine, I just picked up my refill and it's a white tablet with m122. I've never taken this brand before nor have I ...
Posted 22 Jul 2014 by • 2 answers
I kissed a boy who had an open herpes sore on his lip(I did not know at the time because it was dark outside and he kissed me on the lips real quick so I pushed him away) I'm concerned I may have oral herpes now and I wonder if I can apply a small amount of Bactroban to my lip to make the sore ...
Posted 30 Jul 2013 by • 2 answers
I am in panic mode right now. Like many of you I have suffered all my life with cold sores, some outbreaks worse then others.This one I have right now is bad. 3 cold sores all at bottom lip ( I am devastated). Woke up Sunday morning, felt a tingle but wasn't sure so I let a few hours pass and ...
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Posted 20 Oct 2017 by • 0 answers
I had never felt the tingle and it started to appear this morning, I just purchased abreva and have applied it to the cold sore. Will it heal any faster or was it too late?
Posted 28 Sep 2017 by • 1 answer
I have had cold sores since I was 2months old I'm not 22, and my doctor has only just told me about this medication however I get really worried about taking new stuff.
Posted 26 May 2016 by • 1 answer
[First and foremost I would like to openly say I do have gential herpes simplex 1, I obtained this STD through receiving oral sex from an individual who claimed to not know he got cold sores, I was diagnosed in 2014 and I haven't had an outbreak since the initial one.] Yesterday I had ...
Posted 16 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
What to use for cold sore been around for 4-5 days, mouth tingling, puffy, sore eye?
Posted 6 Aug 2017 by • 2 answers
Herpes can I still contract genital herpes?? Thank You..
Posted 18 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
I was diagnosed with HSV type 1 (genital) about a month ago and started Valtrex a day or so later. I took 1 pill twice daily for 7 days and the bumps were gone in about 2 days or so. I've been clear ever since but yesterday I noticed a tiny bump with another one right along side. They are not ...
Posted 30 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
Hey guys. I got a really weird situation and i'm trying to figure out if it's an allergic reaction. Over the last few months, i've been getting what I thought is a cold sore on my lower lip. It swells up really big, and then opens up into the cold sore and lasts for about a week or ...
Posted 9 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
Im fighting a terrible battle between cold sores on my lips, lip sunburns and a sore throat. Only prescribed 15 tablets and stopped at 13. Haven't had any tablets ( they don't really make much of a difference for me, but I recently found out they need to be taken within the first 3 days ) ...
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