Can you tell me is having herpes simplex 1 serious?

It's the most common. Reason for cold sores. (hsv-1 may affect the genital area but less frequent). Check out: herpes simplex 1: http://www.Mayoclinic.Org/diseases-conditions/cold-sore/basics/definition/con-20021310.

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Could you tell me what are my daily treatment options for herpes simplex 1 and 2?

Acyclovir. Acyclovir & Ganciclovir are the most common meds used to treat and/or prevent either form of herpes. If it is in the oral area, your dentist can treat it otherwise see your regular md. Read more...