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User Reviews & Ratings - LYSINE

Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of LYSINE.

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Reason for taking: Cold sores
10/13/2015 5:34:08 PM

Reviewer: 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:
I have had a recurring cold sore in the same place on my upper lip for the past 30 years. At the first tingle on my lip, which lets me know a cold sore is starting, I take a 1500mg dose of L-Lysine at once. Then I follow up by taking 500 mg of lysine 3 times a day, usually at breakfast, lunch and dinner, until the tingling and pain are gone and the sore has mostly healed, usually 3-4 days. The ph ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
10/11/2015 1:49:35 PM

Reviewer: TJ, 25-34 Female (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Lysine is great! GARLIC is the secret...just cut a fresh clove of garlic in half squish it a bit so its juicy then hold it on the cold sore or tingly area for as long as you can it stings a bit but will heal a persistent blister in 1-2 days by completely drying it out or will stop a cold sore from forming completely if used early enough.. I also found it helped alot with the swelling!

Reason for taking: Cold sores
10/6/2015 5:45:17 PM

Reviewer: ShellyPW, 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:
Wow! I'm sure glad I found this board. I had a cold sore bump already & went right out & bought this. Listened to ya'll and took 2000 mg in the morning and 1000mg at night and holy cow! Within 4-5 days it was gone! I'd never even heard of this before. So happy it works & is so cheap!!!!!

Reason for taking: Cold sores
9/13/2015 7:00:44 AM

Reviewer: on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Take 500 mg once a day. Have no break out of cold sores as long.as, I keep it up.

Reason for taking: Cold sores
9/11/2015 10:48:14 AM

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

Brand Product: Other

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I woke up Tuesday, Sept. 8th with a cold sore (I know need to pay closer attention to the early warning signs so this doesn't happen all the time) - But anyway, I took 1000mg of L-Lysine in the morning and put Lysine cream directly on the sore, but it still spread. I took 1000mg of L-Lysine that night, and again the next morning and so on. Not sure if it helped, but I also applied Abreva for t ... Show Full Comment

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