Cold sores are caused by a Herpes Simplex Virus known as HSV-1. HSV-1 is transmitted by physical contact like kissing a person who has an active infection. The virus is usually dormant, and is reactivated by several triggers.
What are the signs and symptoms of a cold sore?tc_admin2019-09-25T05:39:23+00:00
Cold sore often begins with a tingling sensation, followed by the appearance of a blister or cluster of blisters. The sores are filled with fluid and will erupt and form a crust. Depending on the severity of the infection cold sore can take anywhere from several days to a couple of weeks to heal on their own.
What can I do to prevent an outbreak?tc_admin2019-09-25T05:39:38+00:00
Treatment time varies, however most patients report clearing of the cold sore within 1-3 days of treatment. Some compliant patients report no manifestation of the cold sore when TriClara was applied at the very onset of symptoms.
Are the ingredients in TriClara safe?tc_admin2019-09-25T05:42:01+00:00