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Reason for taking: Cold sores
10/23/2014 9:54:58 PM

Reviewer: nono, 25-34 Female 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:
When I first got one, they would pop up every other week! What a nightmare. I take 1000mg pretty much every day. It's easy to find in the drug store, relatively cheap, and I haven't had a real cold sore in almost two years. Whenever redness stars to pop up, I take 2000mg instead, and it's gone in a day.

Reason for taking: Cold sores
9/17/2014 3:59:05 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I don't take lysine daily, but definitely take a double dose anytime I feel a cold sore coming on. This stuff works wonders! It keeps me from getting a full blown cold sore every time. Instead, I end up with a small painless bump inside my lip (NOT VISIBLE) for a day or two. I swear by this stuff!

Reason for taking: Cold sores
9/14/2014 11:25:05 AM

Reviewer: ChristineAmber, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've suffered from cold sores since I was a young child. Growing up with cold sores definitely wasn't easy and it never got easier. My cold sores seem to plague me when I'm super stressed, drink to much coffee or in the winter. Usually from December until May I get a new cold sore every other week. I get rid of one and a new one erupts. I do what I can to prevent them but nothing ever ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
9/10/2014 5:06:45 AM

Reviewer: Janeyj, 45-54 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 suffered with cold sores since my teens and was recommended to take Lysine supplements as a preventative measure by a friend. I started taking 1000 daily and also brought some Lysine Ointment. I had the start of a cold sore yesterday, little bump, tingling and soreness. I immediately took another Lysine tablet and applied the ointment after hour and today its just a bit red. Result...ve ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
8/28/2014 6:57:49 AM

Reviewer: Jadensgrandma, 55-64 Female (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been prone to cold sores for many years and was recommended to give it to my cat for ocular herpes which was cured within 7 days so I decided to try it myself. It cleared my cold sore very quickly and I maintain a low dose daily. The only time I get a cold sore now is if I stop taking them. Even then if I have a cold within 3 weeks of taking my last one and get a cold sore it is a very s ... Show Full Comment

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