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What do you do to get rid of cold sore quick?

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In brief: Prescription.

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.

In brief: Prescription.

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.
Dr. Albert E. Klitzke
Dr. Albert E. Klitzke
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