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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
19 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: Outbreaks of genital herpes are treated with antiviral agents, such as acyclovir, famciclovir, or valacyclovir. The duration of therapy is usually 7-1 ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
I don't believe that: this would be particularly effective. Your doctor can prescribe valtrex (valacyclovir). Melissa Officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in E ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Baking soda can help dry out the blisters. You can also use Domeboro from the drug store over-the-counter for the same purpose. These are good "home ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience in Orthodontics
Leavening: Leavening in baking. Absorbs odors. Mild cleaning agent. A not very effective dentifrice.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
No : That is a myth.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience in Psychiatry
No: Not surprising, as baking soda is not a drug that people abuse recreationally. However, eating a lot of baking soda (as an antacid, say) is not good ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Not as treatment: Muscular men tend to have high creatinine and with today's laboratory fads tend to become instant kidney patients. If your creatinine is up because of ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Not good: Not good. Proof here: https://www.futurederm.com/why-you-absolutely-should-not-use-baking-soda-as-an-exfoliator/
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
7 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No need to douche: The vagina is an amazing organ- it keeps itself clean without the help of any soaps or douches. There are "good" bacteria in the vagina that help keep ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience in Preventive Medicine
You can....: ..but I can't tell you it is absolutely beneficial. Proponents suggest it works as an antacid and antiseptic, which may ease stomach and digestive tro ... Read More

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