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Reason for taking: Cold sores
11/19/2014 9:44:55 AM

Reviewer: BJ , 65-74 Female (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Stomach cramps

Reason for taking: Cold sores
11/15/2014 9:40:47 AM

Reviewer: Jessica, 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:
Lysine has been the best treatment I have found for cold sores. I strongly recommend it. I don't take it daily, only when I have a cold sore coming on. The side effect that seems to come with it is a series of jolting head stabs on the left side of my skull. Thankfully, these stabbing headaches don't last long. But they are unpleasant. So are cold sores.

Reason for taking: Cold sores
11/7/2014 8:43:41 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
A friend told me about this years ago and i wasn't completely sure if it really worked until I stopped taking them. I'm a believer for sure. I haven't found anything else that actually prevents cold sores.

Reason for taking: Cold sores
10/26/2014 6:21:37 PM

Reviewer: lovemygarden, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I found out about L-lysine from a friend about 30 plus years ago and have been taking it for that long - it for sure works for cold sores taking it everyday - can't seem to find anything bad about it - so will keep taking it just cut back to twice a week to see if it keeps working for me -- hopefully it will never cause health problems - being 62 years old now - so far so good -- its spring v ... Show Full Comment

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.

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