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My oldest son also had fever blisters as a child, but has taken L-lysine (one a week) and no longer has them.
SmithKline Beecham Consumer Healthcare's Abreva, which uses docosanol to treat cold sores and fever blisters on the face or lips, has had a significant impact on the market, according to Information Resources Inc.
I was suffering from one of the worst fever blister outbreaks of my life.
In addition to discomfort and unattractive drying and peeling of the lips, sun exposure can trigger cold sores or fever blisters.
Sounds scary, but it's not--one in four people gets cold sores, also called fever blisters.
Cold sores, also known as herpes labialis or fever blisters, are highly contagious open sores on the lip and outer edge of the mouth.
Cold sores or fever blisters are painful lesions on the lips or in the mouth.
Q For as long as I can remember, I have been getting cold sores and fever blisters for some unexplained reason.
She also `fixates' on picking scabs, picking her nose and right now has chewed her bottom lip until it looks like she has oozing fever blisters and she makes it bleed by biting it.
HSV-type 1 commonly causes fever blisters on the mouth while HSV-type 2 typically affects the genital area.
There is a small incidence of the reactivation of cold sores or Herpes simplex infection in patients with a history of fever blisters.
Also known as fever blisters, cold sores are caused by a virus called herpes simplex type 1, not to be confused with herpes simplex type 2, the notorious virus that causes genital herpes.