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Brand name: Cold Sore (Your Pharmacy) TM

Active ingredients: aciclovir

Cold Sore (Your Pharmacy) is no longer listed for supply in Australia. Ask your pharmacist, doctor or health professional for advice.

Other medicines that contain: aciclovir

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Cold sores are quite common in older children and adults. Cold sores usually clear up by themselves, but see your GP if youre concerned.

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Cold sores overview - myDr.com.au

A cold sore is a skin infection that is caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). Cold sores usually occur on or around the lips or nose and are very common. They have nothing to do with colds.

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Cold sores probably have 'cold' in their name because they may be triggered by colds, but they are caused by a completely different virus (called Herpes simplex) from the ones that cause colds. Cold sores can also appear when you get sunburnt or are sick. Hormone changes (such as when a girl has a period) or feeling stressed can also trigger cold sores.

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Cold sores are blisters on the lips causes by the Herpes virus. They are annoying but not harmful, and can be treated.

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Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV1) causes cold sores on the face or lips - it is spread by skin or mucous membrane contact with infected saliva

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Genital herpes is a symptom of Herpes virus (HSV2) infection, whereas cold sores are caused by HSV1. It is a common sexually transmitted infection or STD.

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