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(Herpes Labialis Disease Finding)
Herpes labialis or "orolabial herpes" is an infection of the lip by herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). An outbreak typically causes small b...
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Valtrex 3,822 Abreva 2,834 Zovirax 2,364
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Cold Sores & Scab

1.42% of the posts that mention Cold Sores also mention Scab (1,511 posts)
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do u get rid of this beast of a cold sore? Im seeing a guy...
" How do u get rid of this beast of a cold sore? ...ALOT. And this cold sore has popped up. Its not ...it with aftershave. Is there anything i can do that will take down the swelling without... "

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ehealthforum.com
I have also suffered from cold sores my whole life. Try...
" ...I have also suffered from cold sores my whole life. Try to get a prescription for Valtrex from your Doctor. ...doctor. Try icing your cold sore for 20 mins, then ...when it starts to scab pla... "

will still get the blister but it often prevents the scab...
" ...have a cold sore vitamin, I think it ...put ice on the cold sore immediately I feel the ...day for 1-2 days. You will still get the blister but it often prevents the scab forming, so others ... "

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the next day I noticied it was starting to scab over in two...
" ...the next day I noticied it was starting to scab over in two spots ...possible for me to have genital herpes. I do occasionally get a cold sore on my upper lip so I know I have herpes 1. Is it po... "

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www.webmd.com
and scab. I have had cold sores for about 20 years and...
" ...of an outbreak - the tingling or feeling of tightness or the slight discomfort that occur prior to the full development of the cold sore. I have not had a cold sore erupt on any of the episodes... "

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3 - 4 herpes cold sore breakouts per year on my upper lip ,...
" ...I feel when I get a breakout on my lip , but this time is was above my lip , between the lip and the nose . As it turned out I was at the doctor yesterday for my physical and he said it looked lik... "

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www.remedyspot.com
and there was less oozing and scabbing. We did not give...
" ...to 1000 mg/day until the cold sore was well on its way ...impression was that the cold sore healed more quickly than leaving ...own, and there was less oozing and scabbing. We did not give... "

and stops it ever going into a scab so only lasts a couple...
" Ali - i used to get cold sores all the time, really badly too - past few years though i now only get 1 tiny one ...and stops it ever going into a scab so only lasts a couple... "

far, nothing, i still have the cold sore, my doctor gave me...
" ...C \"Well, I had a cold sore on right corner of ...months now, it just kept scabbing, then falling off, then ...so far, nothing, i still have the cold sore, my doctor gave me acyclovir, but ye... "

got a cold sore and put abreva on as soon as possible....
" ...On day 2 I mixed peroxide, baking soda, lemon juice and a good amount of salt, I used a q tip to rub around the area for about 20 minutes 4 times a day. By that night the swelling was still there b... "

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