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Can I use desoximetasone on cold sore?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Not a good idea

You could, but it's not a good idea and could make things worse.
Cold sores are caused by herpes, which should not be treated with steroids.

In brief: Not a good idea

You could, but it's not a good idea and could make things worse.
Cold sores are caused by herpes, which should not be treated with steroids.
Dr. Joel Gallant
Dr. Joel Gallant
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