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Doctor insights on: Apple Cider Vinegar Herpes Outbreak

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Can I use Apple cider vinegar on my herpes sores?

Can I use Apple cider vinegar on my herpes sores?

More info needed: Location and type of sore needs to be clarified to help provide an adequate answer to your question.
If you're talking about cold sore around your mouth, then yes. ...Read more

Herpes (Definition)

There are different types of herpes infections; herpes simplex infection of mouth (gingivostomatitis) and lips (labialis) are the most common. Others include genital herpes, and herpes zoster. Herpes infection could very mild to very dangerous depending on the type and location of the body affected. I ...Read more


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I'm having an internal anal wart outbreak just inside of anus. Can I use enema with apple cider vinegar to speed up the healing process? Thank you.

I'm having an internal anal wart outbreak just inside of anus. Can I use enema with apple cider vinegar to speed up the healing process? Thank you.

Not effective: There are only 3 proven methods to treat anogenital warts - physical or chemical destruction, immunotherapy and surgical excision. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Is consuming apple cider vinegar dangerous in any way?

Is consuming apple cider vinegar dangerous in any way?

In food ok: Drinking a little won't hurt, but a large amount as in a guart or so could cause serious ph changes in ur body and can have bad consequences. ...Read more

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Will Heinz apple cider vinegar work like brAggs apple cider vinegar?

Will Heinz apple cider vinegar work like brAggs apple cider vinegar?

Not entirely but...: Bragg's is raw/unpasteurized whereas I'm fairly sure Heinz is pasteurized. Pasteurization degrades some nutrients and enzymes that are beneficial. Also, Bragg's is organic whereas Heinz is not, and apples are in the EWG "Dirty Dozen" and high in pesticide residues.
Heinz should have many of the same benefits but, given a choice, I recommend Bragg's. ...Read more

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Are there benefits to taking apple cider vinegar everyday? If so what are they and the dosage?

Are there benefits to taking apple cider vinegar everyday? If so what are they and the dosage?

Many benefits: Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular folk remedies, in fact entire books have been written about it. It's many uses include treating heartburn, many infections (like sinus, ear & yeast infections), acne & other skin conditions.It may help treat diabetes, hypertension & high cholesterol.Research is limited but does support many uses. It is safe and inexpensive. See comments for more info:. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar good for gout?

Is apple cider vinegar good for gout?

Gout: Can be helped with drinking fluids to flush out uric acid to reduce symptoms. I have no direct knowledge of using Apple cider vinegar as a benefit, however, I have hard that cherry juice may help reduce symptoms. Best to ask your doctor if you are not sure. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar good for reflux?

Is apple cider vinegar good for reflux?

Not so much: Reflux can be serious. Apple cider vinegar is promoted for everything -- and this alone should tell you something. Something as simple as elevating the head of your bed may help more. Staying trim and fit is a plus; you may not be able to eliminate reflux but you can control the symptoms. Your physician knows how to manage it and when to do endoscopy. ...Read more

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Is kroger apple cider vinegar good for skin?

Is kroger apple cider vinegar good for skin?

Probably not: If you believed everything you read about apple cider vinegar, which supposedly is good for everything, you would be reading uncritically. ...Read more

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Apple cider vinegar, is it good for swelling?

Apple cider vinegar, is it good for swelling?

Vinegar: What type of swelling are you referring to? It was used in folk medicine for sunburn (which might have mild swelling). Not aware of it being used for generalized swelling. ...Read more

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How to apply apple cider vinegar to chalazion?

Apple cider vinegar: You can apply hot water compresses with apple cider vinegar in the hopes that it might work. Apply 4 times daily. ...Read more

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How come apple cider vinegar give me headaches?

How come apple cider vinegar give me headaches?

Apple cider vinegar: I understand your concern.
Very few people have headaches due to Apple cider vinegar.
It is likely that headache is due to stresses in your journey of life of 42 years, High Blood pressure, Medications or Migraine.
Apple cider vinegar contains Tannins, which may trigger Migraine.
See Physician for Diagnosis and treatment
Do Breathing and Music Relaxation, Yoga, Meditation, Tai Chi and Exercise. ...Read more

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Would apple cider vinegar help to treat molluscum?

Would apple cider vinegar help to treat molluscum?

Probably not: Molluscum contagiosum is not something simple to treat, and especially not using apple cider vinegar. From the medications you are taking now, it may appear to be a nontoxic alternative, but speak to your PCP or dermatologists about more effective treatment choices that don't interfere with your medical conditions or medications. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar safe with Barrett's Oesophagus?

Is apple cider vinegar safe with Barrett's Oesophagus?

Apple Cider Vinegar: Apple Cider Vinegar is generally safe for many uses except direct contact in the eye and mucous membranes. How much were you going to use & at what dilution? And for what reason? If diluted or in food, it is likely safe but depends on concentration. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar good for maintaining your body's pH?

Is apple cider vinegar good for maintaining your body's pH?

No: Anyone who would tell you something this foolish is ignorant of the basic essentials of human biology. There's nothing "spiritual" about sucker websites. Nothing you can swallow -- no matter how distasteful or disgusting -- will do you nearly so much good as simply staying in good physical shape through aerobic exercise. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar good for eczema?

Is apple cider vinegar good for eczema?

Hadn't heard that...: I am a big fan of olive oil (extra virgin) as moisturizer for eczema. As I tell my patients, use the olive olive, but don't put your kid in the salad. I have not heard of vinegar as it would seem to dry out the skin, rather than moisturize it. Eczema is a tough disease and keeping the skin moist is key. Good luck... ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar good for the liver?

Is apple cider vinegar good for the liver?

No good evidence: There is no good evidence that apple cider vinegar helps the liver in any way. The best summary I can find of the few good studies of apple cider vinegar is at http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pmc/articles/PMC1785201/

I wouldn't recommend it, especially if you already have liver disease. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar best for curing poylps in cervix?

Is apple cider vinegar best for curing poylps in cervix?

No: There's no evidence that it will help, and there is evidence that douching increases the risks of infection. Cervical polyps can cause abnormal bleeding, and should be removed to be sure they are not actually something more worrisome like a cancer. ...Read more

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Are there any Harmful effects of drinking too much apple cider vinegar?

Are there any Harmful effects of drinking too much apple cider vinegar?

Too much of anything: There are harmful effects of too much of anything!
Even drinking too much water can kill you. And anything that helps can also cause harm.
That said, apple cider vinegar is fairly safe but should always be diluted.
It appears to be wise to limit consumption to 2 tbsp per day.
See https://authoritynutrition. Com/apple-cider-vinegar-side-effects/ ...Read more

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Apple cider vinegar help with ibs?

Apple cider vinegar help with ibs?

No Scintific evidenc: There is no scientific evidence to support that it helps patients with ibs. But some claim it works for their symptoms, may be placebo effect. ...Read more

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Does apple cider vinegar help gerd?

Does apple cider vinegar help gerd?

No studies: Never been proven in a study but some people swear by it. Doesn't hurt to try. Remember to buy apple cider vinegar with mother(mother is the yeast that ferments the apple cider). One to two tablespoons per full glass of water 2x/day. ...Read more

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Can apple cider vinegar kill Morgellons?

NO: I've had several patients who have tried that option without success. ...Read more

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Can apple cider vinegar cure fatty liver?

Can apple cider vinegar cure fatty liver?

No: The fact that apple cider vinegar is promoted as being good for everything invites an obvious conclusion. It's natural, it tastes bad, and it's not patentable -- all qualities that make it perfect thing to sell to folks seeking a "natural remedy". If you're interested in supplements, get with an evidence-based holist. Fatty liver is serious and I wish you the best in managing it. ...Read more

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Can apple cider vinegar CAUSE frozen shoulder?

Can apple cider vinegar CAUSE frozen shoulder?

Nonstop: Frozen shoulder or adhesive capsulitis is the stiffness and limited range of motion of a shoulder as a result of immobilization. Treatment includes range of motion exercises and possible steroid injections. Intake of vinegar has no causal effect nor efficacy in resolving the issue. ...Read more

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Does apple cider vinegar lower blood pressure?

Does apple cider vinegar lower blood pressure?

Not sure: Not sure about this. But there are many other accepted forms of treatments. You should try those first! ...Read more

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Apple cider vinegar good for weight loss, is it?

Apple cider vinegar good for weight loss, is it?

Lifestyle changes: Apple cider does have anti inflammatory health benefits. Nevertheless, most people fail to lose weight because they have difficulty adopting and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Low sugar intake, consume healthy fats and protein like fish chicken and turkey. Green leafy vegetables should makeup at east 1/4 of your diet. 30-60 mins of exercise 5 days/week. Minimal alcohol intake and 7-9 hrs sleep. ...Read more

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Does apple cider vinegar help in curing thyroid?

Does apple cider vinegar help in curing thyroid?

No: It doesn't do anything to help any thyroid problem. This is an old wife's tale apparently perpetuated on the internet. If you think you have a thyroid problem, see your doctor for real advice and effective treatment if necessary. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar a form of alcoholic drink?

Is apple cider vinegar a form of alcoholic drink?

No: alcohol is metabolized into acetic acid, which is vinegar (which comes from French vin aigre - sour wine). There is no significant amount of alcohol left in vinegar - there may be a fraction of a percent, but not enough to be clinically detected or get anybody intoxicated. This is assuming it is store-bought, where testing is supposed to be carried out. If its home-made, there may be some alcohol ...Read more

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Can I take apple cider vinegar if I have gallstone?

Can I take apple cider vinegar if I have gallstone?

Does not help: Despite what is portrayed on numerous naturopathic sites on the Internet, apple cider vinegar has no effect on gallstones. I would not recommend it. If you have known gallstones, see your doctor if you have any pain in the right upper side of your abdomen. Otherwise, no further therapy is necessary. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar helpful in multiple myeloma?

Is apple cider vinegar helpful in multiple myeloma?

Tx: Multiple Myeloma treatment approaches may include targeted therapies like vlecade or Kyrolis, Chemotherapy, Corticosteroids, stem cell transplant or biological therapies like (Thalomid, Revlimid (lenalidomide) or Pomaylst). Although some people have stated that apple cider vinegar can alkalize tissues & thereby help tx of multiple myeloma - I am not aware of studies that demonstrate this. Recommend conventional ...Read more

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Can flat moles be removed using apple cider vinegar?

Can flat moles be removed using apple cider vinegar?

Mole removal: Vinegar does not remove moles but you may have had a localized reaction to the vinegar. You are better off seeing a board certified physician to have a the mole evaluated and possibly removed. ...Read more

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Can you get rid of chlymidia with apple cider vinegar?

Can you get rid of chlymidia with apple cider vinegar?

No. Seriously, no.: Antibiotics are the only reliable way to get rid of Chlamydia. It is very important to treat because it can cause tubal damage and infertility with very few or no symptoms. I am guessing you are thinking of douching with the vinegar, which is generally ineffective and may cause additional problems. ...Read more