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Dr. Lester Thompson
33 years experience Pathology
Yes: All medications take time to work -- and viral replication is not automatically stopped just because a medical is applied that moment. So -- they can ... Read More

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Cold sores: It's a cream used to treat cold sores caused by herpes. It can help, but oral medications are more convenient and more effective.
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Cold sores: Denavir (penciclovir) is a cream used to treat cold sores caused by herpes. It can help, but oral medications are more convenient and more effective ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lester Thompson
33 years experience Pathology
Good drug: This anti-herpes virus drug works in two ways: the active triphosphate is present at much higher concentrations in virally infected cells than in unin ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Cold sores: Denavir (penciclovir) is a cream used to treat cold sores caused by herpes. It can help, but oral medications are more convenient and more effective ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Cold sores: Denavir (penciclovir) is a cream used to treat cold sores caused by herpes. It can help, but oral medications are more convenient and more effective ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nick Debnath
20 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Different: While they are both topical treatments for cold sores (herpes simplex), they are different medications. They both may shorten the duration of an activ ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
HSV: Abreva is otc and am not at all impressed with its utility. Denavir (penciclovir) requires a prescription. Quite frankly the effect that any topical ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
41 years experience Dermatology
Oral medication best: the best way to treat herpes of the genital of lips is to take a pill. Options are Acyclovir, famcyclovir or valcyclovir. They work better than any cr ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Denavir allergy: Denavir (penciclovir) is an antiviral drug. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a react ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
B VITAMINS: Canker sores are actually linked to digestive malfunction and there is some evidence that taking vitamin b complex can assist in healing/ preventing ... Read More

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