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    Reason for taking: Cold sores
    11/12/2015 12:34:23 PM

    Reviewer: flgardener, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    seems to keep cold sores from blistering and spreading

    Reason for taking: Cold sores
    11/10/2015 2:48:05 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 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 am 60 years old and have been plagued by cold sores all my life. At the very first sign of a cold sore...that tingling, burning sensation, I take 2 500mg caps every 4 hours for 1 day. Drink lots of fluids(water) and do not over exert yourself. That is it! It is stopped right in it's track. It never goes any further.

    Reason for taking: Cold sores
    10/29/2015 3:57:49 PM

    Reviewer: daringdg, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Sadly, I often get cold sores but if I start taking lysine pills as soon as I feel the tingle, I can stop them from developing. If I don't start them soon enough, the cold sore can develop but lysine shortens the time that it looks bad. I take two pills right away then two pills in another six hours. Depending on whether or not the cold sore is still coming I might cut back to one pill every s ... Show Full Comment

    Reason for taking: Cold sores
    10/28/2015 9:33:41 AM

    Reviewer: Actionfan, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Stopped outbreak before it got worse and the healed skin. Took 3000 mg a day for 1 week.

    Reason for taking: Cold sores
    10/26/2015 11:15:36 AM

    Reviewer: waderobb1, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Cold sores since birth. Discovered Lysine (creamed corn) in college as effective cold sore deterrant. Works best if you quit soft drinks containing arginine during the eruption. I use tablets now but the corn tasted better.

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