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how to get rid of cold sore scar

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
You will be ok: Call your Dr. asap if you are suicidal, or the nearest Emergency room etc. If you are stable, then see your Dr. and they can help you not only deal w ... Read More

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rola Rimawi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: If the scar is noticeable and you really want to get rid of it, then you should probably see a plastic surgeon or possibly a cosmetic dermatologist to ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Limited options: If you are referring to an active cold sore, medications like Valtrex (valacyclovir) can speed healing a little bit, but it mostly needs just time. I ... Read More
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Plastic surgery?: This depends on what you mean by "scar" and how long you have had it. If a few weeks or less since the outbreak, you can expect the mark or discolorat ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Homeopathy: Lysine pills can help but are not fast. Homeopathic rhus tox can help speed healing and increase speed to crusting over. So can a chinese herbaceutica ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert E. Klitzke
9 years experience Dentistry
No fast cure: I have not seen a fast cure of the sore. Your dentist or doctor can prescribe medication called orabase with Benzocaine that will help with the pain ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Herpes Medication: There are three anti-viral medications used to treat herpes outbreaks. Your family doctor can easily help you with this.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Oral Valtrex (valacyclovir): Works well, the sooner u take it heh better please call your doc and you will probably get the generic which should work and is much much cheaper than ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Cold sores: Your physician can prescribe oral valtrex (valacyclovir).
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert E. Klitzke
9 years experience Dentistry
Doctor prescription: Ask your dentist for a prescription. Doctors will have their favorite, but zovirax (acyclovir) is one that helps. It is best used when you feel the ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert E. Klitzke
9 years experience Dentistry
Prescription.: Your dentist or doctor can prescribe medication called orabase with Benzocaine that will help with the pain i laser these with my waterlase md dent ... Read More

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