How to Treat a Cold Sore or Fever Blisters?

Answer Herpes Simplex also known as cold sores or fever blisters, are painful lesions which usually form on the lips, chin, cheeks, or nostrils. The blisters typically turn into yellow-crusted sores and t... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Treat a Cold Sore or Fever Blisters

The best way to treat a cold sore from home?

There's Abreva, which they sell over the counter at pharmacies. That supposedly reduces healing time.

Fever sore canker sore cold sore 10 points?

There are medicines like Abreva that will shorten healing time, but from my understanding it's not exactly fast, just faster.Herpes isn't curable, but if you go to the doctor there are medications ... Read More »

Is this a cold sore, canker sore, or just an irritated cut on my lip?

Is it better to stay out of the cold when you have a cold sore?

It won't make a difference. A cold sore is a viral infection.