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Reason for taking: Cold sores
9/14/2011 10:45:23 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female 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 to take it everyday to prevent cold sores. Works very effectively! I use Free form by Whole Foods, tried others but they were not as digestible.

Reason for taking: Cold sores
8/9/2011 12:57:28 AM

Reviewer: bridge, 35-44 Female 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:
upon symptoms of coldsores I take 4-5000mgs of l-lysen daily until symptoms improve. Usually within 3 days I see a significant diffrence. I have only ever had cold sores no more than 3 times in my life.

Reason for taking: Cold sores
7/28/2011 1:57:20 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Started lysine after doing lots of reading up on possible preventative treatments/supplements - Lysine seemed to work well for many people...picked some up from Duane read, started out 1000mgs twice daily for 4 days, then gradually cut down to 500mgs once a day, every day. This amino acid really seems to have worked wonder for me...I've been plagued by cold sores on and off for the past year, ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cold sores
7/14/2011 10:51:10 PM

Reviewer: Male (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Reduces severity and decreases healing time of cold sores, however I get some side effects: - Dry mouth/throat - Tension - Disturbed sleep - Slight nausea - Slight headache

Reason for taking: Cold sores
6/12/2011 6:03:19 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I use Lysine,Vitamin A, and a topical cream containing colostrum. It has proven effective for lessening outbreak of a fever blister(s) on my lip(s). Expensive- cream runs $80/ounce, but sans pharma.

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