An over the counter remedy to cold sores is viroxyn. This is a liquid medication that is dabbed directly on the cold sore to help reduce pain in about three days. It also helps reduce the risk of spreading the cold sore.
The best option to help treat a cold sore, is by coming to Glacier Dental and allowing Dr. Steckbauer or Dr. Carpenter to use the Periolase on the infected area to kill the virus. The Periolase helps prevent the eruption of cold sores, make them less painful, and make them heal faster. It is a very quick procedure and only costs $10 per treatment. As an added bonus, it does not require numbing or injections of any sort.
In addition to treating an existing cold sore, if one is found before it starts to turn color and become a noticeable blemish, the Periolase can help treat it and prevent it from forming at all. So if you have a reoccurring cold sores, stop by Glacier Dental for your Periolase treatment today!