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hello.... just want to ask a question iam 23 yers old now and 4 years ago i started to get a coldsore twice a year in my right upper lip.....and they last about a week.... i used herpecin eveytime they come out.... i never been tested for hsv 1 or hsv 2......so if i do i have it how can i help to no infect others when i have a outbreak.......... and this morning i started to get one .......
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cold sores are oral herpes. they are almost always hsv1.

if you've never been tested for herpes, why not get a type specific herpes igg blood test to know what your status is?

grace
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thanks for your response grace....i will get tested next week... after all i do have it..... theres any tips u can give so i dont harm my love ones and friends
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http://www.ashastd.org/std-sti/Herpes/oral-herpes.html
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Thanks grace great link!!!!! one more question idk if u can answer it.... have you hear about herpecinL 30? is it a good for my cold sores
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