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Is l-lysine 1000 mg , good to take when you have genital herpes? Heal faster? Etc? Thank you

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: L-Lysine ; Herpes

L-lysine can inhibit outbreaks of herpes, but there are other drugs that can be used to facilitate herpes healing and prevention such as zovirax and valtrex (valacyclovir).

In brief: L-Lysine ; Herpes

L-lysine can inhibit outbreaks of herpes, but there are other drugs that can be used to facilitate herpes healing and prevention such as zovirax and valtrex (valacyclovir).
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Dr. Wayne Ingram
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Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Internal Medicine

In brief: No help from lysine

In brief: No help from lysine

Take valtrex (valacyclovir).
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
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