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If you have the herpes simplex outbreaks, what dosage of lysine do you recommend?

Posted 13 Sep 2010 by joanne65 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.

Yellow discharge after protected sex. NO odor?

Posted 26 May 2016 by Raven23 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 ...

Can Acyclovir cause breakouts?

Posted 30 Dec 2017 by Jlove12 0 answers

I had a sore recently and panicked and went to the er and instead of them checking to see what’s wrong. they gave me Acyclovir to take. I went to my primary doctors to get checked and waiting on my results. I’m continually taking the medication but The sores have multiples. Can anyone ...

Acyclovir during pregnancy?

Posted 28 Dec 2017 by KNS87 0 answers

So I will be 36 weeks pregnant on Sunday. This is my first pregnancy and it's been rough. Before getting pregnant I had lost 150lbs and finally felt good about myself. Of course I've gained 80 of that back now. I've had multiple health issues while pregnant ranging from thyroid to ...

Abreva - Does it work when the cold sore is showing up?

Posted 20 Oct 2017 by Luna19 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?

Are you taking l-lysine or super lysine?

Posted 6 Jul 2017 by Helpmehsv 0 answers

Does anyone know where I can buy Zovirax eye cream online?

Posted 26 Jun 2017 by Living in fear 0 answers

I've been getting since I was a child, very painful and I lose sight completely in my right eye for weeks every time I get one. The main problem is that I can never get an appointment quick enough to see my doctor in time to get the cream, by the time I do its full blown and too late.

Can I take Acyclovir orally, as a prophylactic against frequent cold sores?

Posted 15 Mar 2017 by AshMed 0 answers

I used to suffer with frequent cold sores so my GP prescribed oral Acyclovir 400mg twice daily as a prophylactic. It has worked brilliantly with no recurrence for very many years even when I'm out in the sun which used to be a trigger. I have experienced no perceivable side effects, but ...

Can I take acyclovir 400mg 6times a day for a cold sore?

Posted 10 Jan 2017 by Seashores 2 answers

I haven't used my Acyclovir 400 MG in a very long time since my first break out about 4 years ago My Acyclovir 400 mg expired 8 months ago. I started getting a cold sore last Wednesday. By Sunday the cold sore was getting worse so I started taking my acyclovir pills 3times a day. Since they ...

Do I burst the fever blister before applying Abreva?

Posted 30 Mar 2017 by Quavo 1 answer

Herpes Simplex - Suppression - just diagnose with genital herpies but I have never had a breakout.?

Posted 18 Aug 2016 by whome22 1 answer

... just perform blood work and came back positive.. I have been having lower back pain, cramping for last 3 months and noticed warts. which I thought were skin tags on my lower body- which is what caused me to get check b/c I recently in 6 month started becoming sexually active again... looking ...

Is Valtrex and Acyclovir (generic for Zovirax) the same? I think they are, but I'm not sure?

Posted 5 Dec 2009 by poet2009 1 answer

My doctor prescribed Valtrex, but when I got the refill the pharmacy filled it with Acyclovir. I have tried to compare them on this site and it looks like they are very similar. I just want to be sure. My insurance information has also changed since I was originally prescribed Valtrex so I think ...

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