You can reduce the duration of an outbreak with an over-the-counter cold sore remedy such as docosanol (Abreva) and prescription anti-viral medications, such as acyclovir (Zovirax), both of which are considered pregnancy-safe.
Hi All, Can anyone help me? I have a cold sore (just starting) and any of the treatments in the pharmacy are not recommended for use while .
But there are some things you can do to reduce your number of outbreaks and prevent spreading the virus. Avoid the things that trigger your cold sores, such as stress and colds, and flu. Always use lip balm and sunscreen on your face.
Many women want to seek out treatment to cure the blister faster but aren't sure which options are safe during pregnancy. While there are dozens of cold sore .
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Cold sores take time to heal and they're very contagious, especially when the blisters. painful gums and sores in the mouth (gingivostomatitis); you're pregnant .
I keep getting cold sores every couple of weeks accompanied by fever pain swelling etc. I usually. The Zovirax box definitely says not to use it while pregnant.
Treating a cold or flu during pregnancy can be a bit more complicated. In the past
Issues for pregnancy. Why treat? Although cold sores commonly occur during pregnancy, they are generally not thought to affect the unborn baby. Nonetheless
I had coldsores alll through my pregnancy…and used coldsore creams with no problems. I also got one when LO was 2 weeks old.then I .