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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.
Posted 10 Oct 2016 by Vacation Kathy • 1 answer
If person is in a medical facility should they be isolated
Posted 21 Sep 2016 by HerpHerps229 • 1 answer
I've had herpes simplex virus for a little over 4 months now I found out my current boyfriend unknowingly gave it to me because my blood test was negative and my swab was positive. Anyways I was taking them morning lunch and night but the directions don't specify how far apart to take the ...
Posted 18 Aug 2016 by whome22 • 0 answers
... 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 ...
Posted 2 May 2016 by MommyP • 1 answer
... embarrassing). I have been with my husband 12 years and I trust him implicitly but I'm confused as to why I've got it. He recently had a cold sore but has not been down there so to speak. Can it be spread by his hands? I also wasn't told which type of herpes it is. Should I go ...
Posted 8 Aug 2016 by popotheclown • 0 answers
I got a Cold Sore about 4 weeks Ago. Since then it has gone through the healing process many times but on the final stage it has become a split lip and will not close. It just keeps reopening whenever i open my mouth to much. I was just wondering if it is still contagious with mouth to mouth ...
Posted 31 Jul 2016 by Urban8837 • 0 answers
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 ...
Posted 19 Dec 2015 by helpmet • 2 answers
I woke up with an out break yesterday on my lip and what I usually do is soak a Q-tip with alcohol or hydrogen peroxide to dry out the cold sore, and I also use non prescription creams for cold sores like L-lysine cream or Campho-phenique but I came across Zovirax or Acyclovir ointment on a YouTube ...
Posted 28 May 2016 by NatsH90 • 1 answer
This morning I woke up with the start of an outbreak on my bum cheek. I've started to take acyclovir 200mg, but how the hell can I take this 5?! Times a day! Can u take it every 2 hours to get them all in or can u take 2 every 4 hours? I've tried searching the Internet for answers but ...
Posted 3 Apr 2016 by I wonder • 0 answers
Posted 27 Feb 2016 by 141322all • 1 answer
Herpes Simplex - Suppression - Has anyone heard of the shingles vaccine suppressing HSV 2 outbreaks?
Posted 6 May 2015 by Bella09 • 2 answers
Posted 27 Oct 2015 by Marciis hateful • 1 answer
I have always gotten cold sores being under the extreme stress i have been under going threw this divorce it has spread everywhere i just started talking acyclovir once the break out is gone can u have sex without spreading it???
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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