Treatment of herpes simplex ointments

Ointments are the main treatment of herpes, as they act directly on the affected skin. Effective drug is "Acyclovir" or its counterpart "Zovirax", which have very low toxicity. If the sore just appeared, you must immediately spread it to one of these funds, and it will soon disappear. "Oxolinic ointment" is valid for much longer, so it is used only for prevention or at the initial stage of the disease. Purulent sore will help heal the ointment "Levomekol". It is composed of two active ingredients - chloramphenicol and methyluracil, which act directly on inflammation.
To the herpes virus does not spread to other areas, not in any case remove the dried crust, or open bubbles.

For the running treatment of herpes when there weeping vesicles may help effective and safe means of "Zinc ointment". This drug is not toxic, its overdose. It can be used even while breastfeeding. Considered harmless and ointment "Panavir", it contains only plant extracts. This tool is very good at the initial stage of the disease. The doctor can tell you which drug you should choose.

The selected ointment should be used within 5 days if after 2 days no improvement has occurred, it should cancel and pick another. The healing process can speed up AIDS: Zelenka, iodine, drug "Fukortsin", fir oil, tea tree oil. Since the ointment is used up to five times a day, in between you can use one of the above funds.

Some ointment to treat genital herpes

For the treatment of genital herpes effective ointment "Fenistil penciler". Its active ingredient is penciclovir. Wide application also got the ointment "Hectare". It includes acyclovir, interferon and lidocaine. This ointment can be used in the acute phase of genital herpes, it is applied in a thin layer to affected skin up to five times a day. The course of treatment lasts up to ten days.
For genital herpes can also be used "Gossypol", "Alpizarin", "Bonafos", "Triptan".

It should be remembered that all drugs for local effects only suppress the virus, does not penetrate into the nerve cells where the cold sores, basically, is. To improve the effectiveness of treatment is also necessary vitamins and medications necessary to maintain the immune system