Cold Sores

Also indexed as:Fever Blisters, Herpes Simplex 1
As soon as a cold sore appears, you’re ready for it to disappear. According to research or other evidence, the following self-care steps may be helpful.
Drug
Acetaminophen
Allantoin
Aspirin
Camphor with Phenol  
Docosanol
Ibuprofen
Drug
Acetaminophen
Acyclovir
Acyclovir-Hydrocortisone
Allantoin
Aspirin
Famciclovir
Ibuprofen
Penciclovir
Valacyclovir

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The information presented by Healthnotes is for informational purposes only. It is based on scientific studies (human, animal, or in vitro), clinical experience, or traditional usage as cited in each article. The results reported may not necessarily occur in all individuals. Self-treatment is not recommended for life-threatening conditions that require medical treatment under a doctor's care. For many of the conditions discussed, treatment with prescription or over the counter medication is also available. Consult your doctor, practitioner, and/or pharmacist for any health problem and before using any supplements or before making any changes in prescribed medications. Information expires December 2019.

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