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Reason for taking: Cold sores
1/5/2015 1:19:33 PM

Reviewer: Bucketowater51, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have had cold sores since I was 14 yrs old. Usually lips swell like a balloon, crawl down my lips toward chin or up into my nose. Doc prescribed Denavir cream & pills and seemed to work for a very short time. THEN I found Abreva. That helped me lessen the blisters. THEN I added Lysine and REALLY stuck to taking them during in high dose at onset. My cold sores went away in four days inste ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
1/2/2015 10:14:28 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Cold sore on my mouth after having a cold.It decreased the days of the outbreak and I also noted that the blisters dried up faster.

Reason for taking: Cold sores
1/2/2015 8:10:35 AM

Reviewer: I-dubb, Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am 24, I have been using lysine since I was about 7. I stated taking about 4000-5000 a day. I have went up to almost two years free of cold sores. There are a couple of things that weren't ideal. The first is if I stop taking lysine I immediately get cold sores with 1-2 days. The severity of the cold sores seem worse as if the virus waited for so long the outbreak is intense. I'd also li ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
12/28/2014 4:16:14 PM

Reviewer: Cold Sore Killer, 35-44 Male 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 have suffered from cold sores every year of my life, usually in December...until I found Lysine. Up till this year I have gone three straight years free from cold sores. I slacked this year and didn't take my daily dose of 1000mg and I broke out twice in one month! This is truly a preventative medicine that works like a charm...when you remember to use it. At the onset, I take 2000mg in ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
12/24/2014 7:45:13 PM

Reviewer: BillP, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I'm a 44yr old male who has had cold sore outbreaks since I was 16.I'm So sad to know that for so many years I could have been using this supplement to stop these painful blisters. Along with researching about food effects on cold sores and this supplement, I have gone up to 3 yrs without a outbreak. I have found that cutting out chocolate altogether has been a huge help.The only time I g ... Show Full Comment

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