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i have a coldsore and i get married next saturday

(9 Posts)
starshaker Fri 17-Aug-07 20:48:21

what can i do.

KerryMumbledore Fri 17-Aug-07 20:50:29

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charliecat Fri 17-Aug-07 20:52:03

you get these plastr things from the pharmacy, they go over it..invisible and REALLY WORK...first thing tonmmorow go get em.

KerryMumbledore Fri 17-Aug-07 20:54:29

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MaureenMLove Fri 17-Aug-07 20:55:37

Start taking L-Lysine asap. They are herbal tablets from Holland & Barretts. They're like horse tablets, but now is not the time to worry is it! My dd has just started taking them, when she gets a coldsore and they really do seem to shorten the life.
Impossible situation really, since its probably brought on by stress. No point in saying don't stress eh?

mckenzie Fri 17-Aug-07 20:58:59

I second the L-Lysine tablets. You've got 7 full days to get rid of it - no problem at all. and even when it's gone keep taking the tablets until after the big day just to keep any others at bay.

MyMILisDoloresUmbridge Fri 17-Aug-07 21:02:46

Everything Kerry said.

Bluestocking Fri 17-Aug-07 21:04:55

Zovirax works like a charm for me. Good luck!

gengis Fri 17-Aug-07 23:08:51! Can't remember who told me to do this but it works if the coldsore hasn't broken out. Hold a cube in kitchen paper or something (so you don't become attached ) for as long as you can stand it. Oh and do everything else the others say! Good luck, you won't give a monkey's once you're up the aisle..and best wishes..XXXX

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