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what is the best creams for herpes

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Dr. Francine Yep
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Pills better: Antiviral pills work better than cream. On average, pills help you heal faster by 2 days. Antiviral creams may help you heal faster by 1 day [although ... Read More
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Dr. Brandon Maples
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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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If the herpes: lesions were open or draining, then it might be possible to spread the herpes.
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Nope: Hemorrhoid cream will do absolutely nothing for herpes. These two look very different. Herpes is open sores where hemorrhoids are dilated veins. Googl ... Read More
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Dr. Bac Nguyen
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Pills do, not creams: Cold sores are caused by herpes viruses which reside inside your body/nerve. The currently available creams/topicals can only treat, not preventing it ... Read More
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Dr. Dominic Riganotti
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Herpes zoster: Creams are totally useless despite the claims they make in advertizements. Valacyclovir is my go-to medicine for Herpes zoster. The dose is 1gram th ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erine Kupetsky
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Zovirax (acyclovir): You can use zovirax (acyclovir) cream for hsv but oral antivirals are more effective.
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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
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Doxepin cream 5%: Topical Doxepin is easy to use & very safe. Sometimes using large amounts causes mild drowsiness. Start using it at bedtime. Use it as often as needed ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Diede
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Acyclovir: Acyclovir ointment or cream can help with a hsv-1 outbreak. It will not cure you of hsv-1 (nothing will), but it can help with the severity and length ... Read More

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