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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 5,036
Abreva 3,442
Acyclovir 2,841
Last Update February 8, 2016
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Abreva vs Herpecin L

Abreva
VS.
Herpecin L
Other name: Docosanol Docosanol
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Cold Sores
3.9
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for Cold Sores
4.3
Concern level
3.0
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Cold Sores
Blisters
Method of use:
Ointment
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Docosanol, also known as behenyl alcohol, is a saturation (chemistry) fatty alcohol used traditionally as an emollient, emulsifier, and thickener in cosmetics, nutritional supplement (as an individual entity and also as a constituent of polyicosano...
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Docosanol, also known as behenyl alcohol, is a saturation (chemistry) fatty alcohol used traditionally as an emollient, emulsifier, and thickener in cosmetics, nutritional supplement (as an individual entity and also as a constituent of polyicosano...
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Top Concerns
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Paranoia
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Dry Lips
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Weepy
1
Weight Loss
1
Lack Of Sleep
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Spotting
1
Nausea
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Dizzy
1
Cramping
1
Addiction
1
Top Concerns
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Tingling
10
Fever
6
Common Cold
5
Allergies
4
Bleeding
4
Depression
3
Numbness
2
Runny Nose
1
Lack Of Sleep
1
Mental Disorder
1
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About Abreva
Docosanol, also known as behenyl alcohol, is a saturation (chemistry) fatty alcohol used traditionally as an emollient, emulsifier, and thickener in cosmetics, nutritional supplement (as an individual entity and also as a constituent of polyicosano...
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Docosanol, also known as behenyl alcohol, is a saturation (chemistry) fatty alcohol used traditionally as an emollient, emulsifier, and thickener in cosmetics, nutritional supplement (as an individual entity and also as a constituent of polyicosano...
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Herpecin-L, Abreva does not work for me at all. You can al...
| clothdiapernation.com
" I love Herpecin-L, Abreva does not work for me at all. You can also get a prescription for it. But if you don't have insurance it is close to $90. But when I say it is well worth it,... "

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little girl... Abreva, although VERY expensive, is GREAT...
| www.obesityhelp.com
" ...had fever blisters since I was a little girl... Abreva, although VERY expensive, is GREAT.� I used some about ...Also, I swear by Herpecin L.� It comes in a \"tube\" like chapstick.� It has a quick... "

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abreva and it hasn't really done much for me. Never heard...
| www.herpes-coldsores.com
" ...for the advice Ace. I've tried abreva and it hasn't really done much for me. Never heard of Herpecin L, but I'll look into ...outbreaks and I've heard valacyclovir is the most effective medicine out... "

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nestly? I use Abreva. It's not natural, bu...
| www.mothering.com
" http://herpes.com/Nutrition.shtml Honestly? I use Abreva. It's not natural, but it ...the outbreak is full-blown, the pain he's in will last until the ...be excruciating. : I've used Herpecin-L before,... "

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y? I use Abreva. It's not natural, but it...
| www.mothering.com
" Quote: http://herpes.com/Nutrition.shtml Honestly? I use Abreva. It's not natural, but it ...can be excruciating. I've used Herpecin-L before, too. And I take l-Lysine and watch the... "

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sore. Then, I used abreva and it went away in 10days. Then,...
| www.medhelp.org
" I had two outbreaks of cold sores in the past so ...thought cold sore. Then, I used abreva and it went away in 10days. Then, 2 ...I do now is put nivea lip balm and herpecin L. The herpecin L made the bumps... "

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it when I first get it. Abreva works well. Also sometimes...
| community.babycenter.com
" ...probably it. I also get a tingle, but just recenlty I ...started feeling it when I first get it. Abreva works well. Also sometimes I've had luck with Herpecin L. Only put medication on the... "

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it. She said just use abreva or herpecin L, b/c they are...
| www.lifamilies.com
" ...was 15wks and doctor said not to use it. She said just use abreva or herpecin L, b/c they are both topical meds. Also zorvarix which is a prescription... "

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ey suck! I use Herpecin-L or Abreva. You can get bo...
| www.healthdiscovery.net
" ...that about dh! Maybe some peace in your life now. I do get fever blisters... they suck! I use Herpecin-L or Abreva. You can get both at Walmart or a drug store. If it has... "

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p tingle.2) Use Herpecin-L topical immediately.3) Get a sc...
| www.realjock.com
" ...little lip tingle. 2) Use Herpecin-L topical immediately. 3) Get a ...(Valtrex) as soon as possible. Abreva is ok too for... "

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