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Reason for taking: Cold sores
12/2/2014 1:10:40 PM

Reviewer: CSinSC, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

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Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was getting cold sores frequently, every few months and anytime I got stressed or worried and I have anxiety so you can imagine. I went to a local health store and was given a bottle of lysine pills to take. They were 1000mg tablets. She told me to take 2 in the AM on an empty stomach and 2 in the PM before bed. I had a huge blister when I started taking the pills. After that I would take a coup ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
11/30/2014 11:08:39 PM

Reviewer: Kitty, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

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I have suffered with huge cold sores since my teenage years. No one ever mentioned this to me until I was in my 40's. Lysine is the best treatment for cold sores in my case. I take from 3000-4000 mg. throughout the day as soon as I feel one coming on. 99% of the time It won't let it get big and painful. Cold sores will either go away or be tiny and go away within days, compared to the week ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
11/26/2014 1:01:38 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been suffering from cold sores ever since I can remember. After moving to CO I started getting them more frequently. Today I woke up to a major tingling lump on my upper lip. I stopped taking it because I have been pregnant but today I decided to pop 3500 mg of Lysine. Its only been a couple hours and I can already physically see the swollen area going down and feel relief. I will take some ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
11/26/2014 11:44:04 AM

Reviewer: Male (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
So I bought some Lysine two days ago, after a long-building, major size fever blister was about to erupt on my lower lip. This one had been building for awhile and was roughly the size of Rhode Island. After reading user reviews in this space, I took too 500 mg pills right away, then two more spread out through the day. Yesterday I again took two in the morning, another in the afternoon, and ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
11/20/2014 12:26:25 AM

Reviewer: macca10789, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I train for Ironman triathlons and my immune system gets worked over, so cold sore are always popping up. Then I started taking Lysine daily and haven't had one in approximately one year.

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