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4541337 tn?1364853800

cold sores?!?

Since I have been pregnant I have been getting cold sores like crazy. Is anyone else having this problem? What do I do?
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Avatar universal
Yes nothing you can do .. stay out the sun apply sunscreen to lips.  Try cold sore creams thts abt it i hide frm everyone wen i get mines. Lol it takes a about a week for mines to heal and then some days after tht. There fustrating
4437866 tn?1388123224
I get them all the time. What works wonders for me since I'm not big with medication now that I pregnant is tea tree oil. You can buy it at gnc or any vitamin shop. It helps kill the pain and help them heal. It works faster than the medicine does in my opinion...
4541337 tn?1364853800
Nice ima try th tea tree oil. N there's not rlly sun here. Its winter -30.
Avatar universal
Gargle salt water...hurts but will dry them up
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Ask your OB for valacyclovir. Mine said it is safe to take during pregnancy.
4437866 tn?1388123224
Acyclovier is good to. But found tea tree oil took care of them a lot faster. Everyone is diff tho.
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