HSV-1, Cold Sores, Why do I get them so frequently? – Herpes Message Board

Feel better soon! Since I have written this post I have also become convinced that my stress levels are what’s causing my immune system such strain, and thus preventing my body from fighting off this breakouts. Apply a thin layer onto affected area for a quick recovery. The triggering conditions – Factors include the relative severity of the event and the health status of the host at the time. My pharmacist suggested lysine, and I have been taking 500 mg of this amino acid for two years now. chocolate, red wine, peanuts, cola, coffee and tea, sugar, most nuts, gelatine, beer, peas, carob, chick peas, soya bean, wheat, coconut, tomatoes, mushrooms, eggplants, sesame and sunflower seeds, brown rice, oatmeal and popcorn.

Instead I put a HOT wet rag on them for about 3-4 mins. The only thing that helps mine is Herpecin L, and even using it I still have sores for about a week. picking at it or using unnecessarily harsh chemicals) the less it will bother you. While these reviews might be helpful, they are not a substitute for the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgement of healthcare practitioners in patient care. As a preventive during the winter, take 500 mg of lysine