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How can I cure my cold sores without having to use drugs?

10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
6 doctors agree

In brief: Time

There are no good cures for cold sores other than the fact that they will resolve spontaneously.
Current medications, at best, work poorly.

In brief: Time

There are no good cures for cold sores other than the fact that they will resolve spontaneously.
Current medications, at best, work poorly.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Debi Williams
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Abreva

My patients get good results with an over the counter cream called abreva.
It is expensive but works well. Apply to cold sore twice a day to shorten the duration. If the cream is applied as soon as you feel the 'tingly' sensation of a new cold sore, it can stop the sore from appearing.

In brief: Abreva

My patients get good results with an over the counter cream called abreva.
It is expensive but works well. Apply to cold sore twice a day to shorten the duration. If the cream is applied as soon as you feel the 'tingly' sensation of a new cold sore, it can stop the sore from appearing.
Dr. Debi Williams
Dr. Debi Williams
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In brief: Diode Laser

A diode laser will speed up the healing without drugs.
You'll have to see a local dentist who is equipped with the laser. http://www.amdlasers.com/media/articles/Diode_Laser_Treatment_of_Oral_Lesions.pdf

In brief: Diode Laser

A diode laser will speed up the healing without drugs.
You'll have to see a local dentist who is equipped with the laser. http://www.amdlasers.com/media/articles/Diode_Laser_Treatment_of_Oral_Lesions.pdf
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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