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27 Sep 2011

FEVER BLISTERS
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WHAT IS THE BEST OVER THE COUNTER MEDS FOR FEVER BLISTERS ? ALSO ITS A REGULAR OCCURENCE WITH ME IS THERE ANYTHING I CAN TAKE TO STOP THEM FROM DEVELOPING ?
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01 Jan 0001

Tracy

Acyclovir ointment is very effective and can be aquired over the counter. Ask your doctor for a course of valacyclivir, as this product will shorten the attacks and lengthen the periods between fever blisters. It is very effective to treat fever blisters but there is no cure.

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