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I have tiny blisters on my lips. What could they be?

I have tiny blisters on my lips. What could they be?

Several things: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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Blistering (Definition)

Blistering is a bubble of skin filled with fluid. They can occur to excessive rubbing (as with a new pair of ...Read more


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I have a couple small clear bubbles or blisters on my lips that do not hurt at all. I can't even feel them. Could it be herpes?

I have a couple small clear bubbles or blisters on my lips that do not hurt at all. I can't even feel them. Could it be herpes?

Maybe: In general herpes is very painful. However, it varies depending on the stage that you notice them. At the vesicular stage or bubbles, they may not hurt as much but when they turn into blisters, they are very painful as the nerve endings are exposed. If they are already blistering and still non-painful, they are probably not herpes but another infections or condition altogether. ...Read more

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Why do I keep getting fever blisters on my lips?

Why do I keep getting fever blisters on my lips?

Cold sores: The cold sores or fever blisters are a herpes simplex virus. Stress whether physical (lack of sleep infection....) or emotional stress. I advise you to see your doctor as there are medications your doctor can put you on to prevent the frequent out breaks. ...Read more

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I have been getting these water blisters on my lips for years now. I know they aren't cold sores because they aren't contagious. I need a solution!?

I have been getting these water blisters on my lips for years now. I know they aren't cold sores because they aren't contagious. I need a solution!?

Herpes?: Water blister on lips are most likely herpes type 1 which is contagious. To see if this is the case please see your doctor. A simple test can tell you. By the way there is no cure for herpes. ...Read more

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What should I do to stop ulcers in my mouth and fever blisters on my lips?

What should I do to stop ulcers in my mouth and fever blisters on my lips?

Lysine: You can try adding lysine supplements to your diet and see if that helps. If it doesn't then you may need to try abreva, or get a prescription from your doctor or an oral surgeon for an anti-viral. ...Read more

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I am getting blisters on my lips for about 8 months, every week I get a new one. I am using cortizone (hydrocortisone) every day and it helps some times. What can I d?

I am getting blisters on my lips for about 8 months, every week I get a new one.  I am using cortizone (hydrocortisone) every day and it helps some times. What can I d?

Dental prep: Do your lips itch or burn? This is an essential piece of information to begin a discussion. Having said that, I would first scrutinize any substance you used on your mouth ranging from toothpaste, mouthwash etc. Do note that the reaction may not occur until 24-72 hrs after contact. If problem persists and especially if associated with itching consult an allergist ...Read more

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Blister on bottom inside lip ?

Blister on bottom inside lip

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Possibly herpes: Possibly oral herpes (hsv) also known as a fever blister. Another possibility is a canker sore which is different from hsv. Hsv should be treated with an oral antiviral such as acyclovir, valtrex, (valacyclovir) or famvir. Hsv is contagious and there is no cure, it can keep recurring and you are always a carrier. Canker sores are not contagious. ...Read more

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What causes your lips to blister?

What causes your lips to blister?

Lots: Allergies to foods or medications, viral infection, sunburn, burn (food), fever... And the list could continue. If it persists, and cannot detect the origin, please visit with your doctor, he or she will help you understand why and make you feel better. ...Read more

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White blister inside lower lip herpt?

White blister inside lower lip herpt?

Quite possibly: Or could be a minor salivary gland called an extravasation cyst. See an oral surgeon. ...Read more