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Reason for taking: Cold sores
4/7/2012 2:03:20 PM

Reviewer: obuca123, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I read about lysine after I tried toothpaste and that made it worst and made the cold sore spread else where overnight. I woke up with a swollen lip so I bo uh ht some lysine. I took 2 500Mg pills every 2 hours during the day and thos morning it is nearly gone. I plan to take one 500Mg a day after its gone. Pills are a little too big and hard to swallow

Reason for taking: Cold sores
3/31/2012 10:55:21 AM

Reviewer: Susanna, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My mother had a "cold sore" while visiting relatives many years ago. They gaver Lysine. I have since used this whenever I feel one coming on (if I can catch it) and when there is an outbreak. If I can "catch" it, there is no outbreak and it clears in less than 24 hours. If I can't catch it, then it will clear in a couple of days--way faster than not using Lysine. I hav ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
3/23/2012 12:04:20 AM

Reviewer: auntpauline, 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:
Stops my cold sores dead in their tracks, and I also used it preventively during the summer months when the sun aggravates my condition. However, I also suffered from severe gastrointestinal conditions and ended up losing 30 pounds quite rapidly. My doctor told me it was not related but when I quit using Lysine during the winter my symptoms went away. Has anyone else had these issues?

Reason for taking: Cold sores
3/14/2012 11:36:55 AM

Reviewer: crcron00, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Since I've been using L-Lysine I've noticed a greater time span between outbreaks, and the actual could sore seems to not fully develop. Within 3-5 days

Reason for taking: Cold sores
3/6/2012 3:52:33 PM

Reviewer: Sun Center, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This virus runs in my family, and I have suffered with cold sores for years but since I have taken L-Lysine (over 15 years), I have not experienced any cold sores. I take it every day.

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