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L lysine made worse
Has anyone expeirenced with l lysine made their lips burn and tingle? or made coldsores worse? i didnt have a current coldsore but i lately seem to get that tingle and redness coming on in a few different spots and i started with 1000 mg and i noticed my lips burning and also a coldsore came on..i luckily put abreva on and started fading. Anyone else had this problem with natural factors L -lysine?
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Hi there,
Lysine has a slight arginine-blocking effect so it can help fight herpes.  Its function is to promote healthy skin and lips. Taking too much Lysine can cause some adverse side effects like high cholesterol, gallstones and gastrointestinal upset. A clinical examination and evaluation can determine if lysine is causing the redness and tingling or it is related to some other cause. See a doctor. Do keep me posted.
Best luck and regards!
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