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I am 19 and I just found out this morning I had herpes. Went to urgent care and found out after three days of having sores. I am afraid to try anything because it hurts to take a bath even. I got enough courage to try baking soda, made it into a paste and put it on my affected area. And it was the worst pain of my life. I couldn't get to the shower fast enough to get it off. In the past i used tree oil for acne on my face and I remember that burns. But I need something to work hopefully not something that will cause so much pain that I have to bail before it even gets a chance to work. These posts have been helpful to know I'm not alone in this. I cry my self to sleep most nights because I feel disgusting. It looks nasty, smells horrid, and I would rather get a tattoo down there everyday then have these sores.
I have been on acyclovir for almost a day now and they are spreading. I got proscribed Vicodin as well and it doesn't do a thing.
Another issue I am having is after I manage to take a bath I get out and fan the area because it soothes the pain but discharge or something causes it to get wet down there then causes unbearable pain. Help me please.. I don't know what to do at this point.

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Try a numbing gel. If an over-the-counter med doesn't work, ask your doc for prescription strength.


Hot baths make it come out. Avoid hot baths. Take showers! I know. Been dealing with it over 30 years. Never have any problems anymore unless I soak in a hot tub.


I am in my 50s and had gh for many years the only things i use is witchazel to relieve itching and soreness nyal cold sore cream camphor and menthol soothes and heals and aclovyr cream to minimise duration of the attacks no excruciation give it a go its cheap and really helps hope this helps i swear by it

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