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What Cream Can I Use For Herpes

A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandon Maples
17 years experience Pharmacology
Talk to your doctor: You would have to talk to your doctor for a cream or pill to take for the outbreak. Once you have the virus, you always have it, you just didn't appea ... Read More
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Herpes treatment: Herpes outbreaks respond best to aciclovir and similar medicines, but these are usually only prescribed for severe or frequent flares. Although haemor ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Herpes simplex: There is an ointment that is available for herpes simplex.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Acyclovir: is an antivirus itself, take it as recommended by your doctor, that would help manage your condition
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
If it works: the infection should improve in about 3-5 days. Go back to see her if there has been no response. If the lesions are itchy, they are unlikely to be fr ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
No : This cream will not help. See dermatologist to discuss treatment options.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience Infectious Disease
Highly not advised!: If what you have is not herpes, then you are ok.However, if you think it's herpes, watch out!the topical you are using has an antifungal agent and a s ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Have you considered: Seeing your physician for antiviral medications?
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This is sort of a: Confusing issue. Herpes simplex 1 virus causes most of the cases of oral herpes. However, sometime herpes simplex 2 virus can be spread to oral area. ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
STDs: Herpes infection may make acquisition of other STDs easier, particularly HIV. Without being able to see your lips and exam and question you there is n ... Read More
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