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    Condition: Cold Sore
    2/10/2009 12:25:04 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    What a bunch of CRAP! I can't believe I spent $18 on something that made my cold sore far far worse than it would have been if I had not treated it at all! I wish I would have read these reviews before I ever put that @$#@%&^$ on my face.

    Condition: Cold Sore
    2/3/2009 3:30:03 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I wanted to get rid of my cold sore asap so I went into the rite-aid thinking the most expensive is probably the best... WRONG.. this made my cold sore worse.. and quite frankly I am pretty pissed cause it cost like 20 dollars. If only i knew about this website sooner, I only searched this website so I can warn others about this ineffective product. My advice, save your money, buy the 2 dollar Ca ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Cold Sore
    2/1/2009 2:50:24 AM

    Reviewer: dontuseabreva, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    i used abreva for treatment of a cold sore about a couple days after onset, and found it to be ineffecive, due to it appearing to cause more neg effects (i.e. appeared to burn into the area of the lip I applied it to, and made the lip swell and appear more red). I stopped after 2 days of using it, due to seeing the neg effects continue. I switched to using carmex lip gel and my lips appeared to re ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Cold Sore
    1/21/2009 8:35:16 PM

    Reviewer: Vince, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Ha! This product is bunk. I have very minimal fever blisters on occasion, and when I used the product, it burned and one blister spread (never happened before) and another one got much larger (never happened before). Suffice to say that this product made everything worse. I hope they don't come back as bad as this medication has made the ones I have now...I feel very stupid--mine weren't t ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Cold Sore
    1/20/2009 5:12:25 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was not satisfied with this medication it does seem to make the sore more tender and swollen and makes them seem to take longer to heal then they would if I just use Carmex.

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