Should you put alcohol on a cold sore?

Answer On One Hand: Alcohol Can Dry out a ColdRubbing alcohol, also known as Isopropyl Alcohol, has been known to dry up cold sores. Many people over the decades have used rubbing alcohol as a home remedy... Read More »

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Can you use rubbing alcohol on a cold sore?

Back in the day, people thought that if an antiseptic didn't burn, it wouldn't work. Just because it burns doesn't mean it will do any good! Cold sores are caused by a virus so you won't kill the v... Read More »

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 »

If you have sore throat sight fever coughing all the time and it hurts don't want to eat eyes are burning and a cold sore what do i have?

Could be TB or mono, see your doctor.Its most likely a virus, laryngitis. But it could be strep. Doesn't sound like mono but you should get tested anyway, see your doctor asap.

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