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Oral herpes simplex virus: does carmex work?

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Dr. David Finke
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Not really

You really need an antiviral cream or oral medication to be most effective.
Over the counter abreva is better than carmex.

In brief: Not really

You really need an antiviral cream or oral medication to be most effective.
Over the counter abreva is better than carmex.
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