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How do you get a cold sore I have a bump on the top of my lip but it's not yellow or red it don't have 3 little lumps?

Variable. Cold sores are painful liquid filled blisters that can occur on the lips, roof of the mouth or the gums which are usually caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). Tingling &/or pain can herald the oncoming of cold sore 1 to 2 days prior to eruption. Read more...

How do you get rid of a cold sore fast. Got a date?

No fast cure. I have not seen a fast cure of the sore. Your dentist or doctor can prescribe medication called orabase with Benzocaine that will help with the pain i laser these with my waterlase md dental laser. Takes 2 minutes to treat and relief is in 1 hour to 24 hours shortening the 10 day cycle. Most "cold sores" will run their course in 10 days and can be triggered by stress sun or a herpetic viru. Read more...

Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a cold sore fast?

No fast cure. I have not seen a fast cure of the sore. Your dentist or doctor can prescribe medication called orabase with Benzocaine that will help with the pain i laser these with my waterlase md dental laser. Takes 2 minutes to treat and relief is in 1 hour to 24 hours shortening the 10 day cycle. Most "cold sores" will run their course in 10 days and can be triggered by stress sun or a herpetic virus. Read more...
No rapid tx. Your doctor can prescribe valtrex (valacyclovir). Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in european studies to help expedite healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation w lysine 1, 000mg orally 3x a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Your dermatologist can also provide laser treatments. Read more...

Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a cold sore fast!?

Tips. Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in european studies to help expedite healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation with lysine 1, 000mg orally three times a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Read more...

Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a cold sore fast, preferably without medication?

Time. Cold sores are viral infections. Medications have limited utility, and sounds like you'd like to avoid them anyway. Good skin care, lip balm, moisturizer, don't pick at it, and some good make-up will be your friend. Read more...

Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a cold sore above your lip?

Expedites healing. Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in european studies to help expedite healing of cold sores. Read more...