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My husband and kids are always getting cold sores – does anyone have any great remedies/products they can suggest? Do you know of any cold sore remedies?

Posted by anon, 16/08/13

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  • Apply whatever cold sore cream you are using as soon as the tingle is felt. This stops it getting out of control.


  • compeed are really good so is zovirax


  • i get them lots and the best thing is if you suspect one is coming start a cream straight away


  • zovorax works well . .


  • Chemist own clod sore cream from the day and night or the patchers are good too


  • HI again I found the name it is Dynamiclear… Compeed also works. Good luck


  • I suffer from them too. Zovirax worked for a bit then Stopped. There’s a new product that you apply once and you don’t get another cold sore there again. It really works. Ask the chemist. If I think of the name ill post again


  • Hope you found the answer to you rproblem


  • Hope you find something that work for you.


  • I can’t think of the name but it’s on the tv adds n u apply it when u feel the tingle!


  • A lot of useful tips Good Luck


  • Tea tree oil is a very good product to use for cold sores,it also has numerous other uses like for athletes foot which Tea tree oil works very well it can also be used for cuts. There is now a cold sore patch available from your local supermarket they also work well


  • The salt paste is new to me, I’ll remember that one.


  • didn’t know about l-lysine I will have to look into getting some of that!


  • Zovirax is great for cold sores.


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