Cold sores are a contagious disease. It is also called oral herpes or oral herpes. This herpes is a common infection of the mouth area. It is also called fever blister in other language. What happens in this is that it becomes like a blister under the nose or on the lips. It takes about a week or two for this disease to be cured. This disease is caused by HSV i.e. Herpes simplex virus.
Sometimes it spreads in the mouth due to oral sex, which results in oral herpes. Wherever it happens, there is pain. And due to this, the whole look of the face gets spoiled. Cold sore is a contagious disease. Which happens because of each other’s coughing, sneezing. As we told that this disease gets cured in one to two weeks, but even after getting cured, it keeps troubling the people again and again. So if it is not treated soon then it leaves its mark on the face. Is. Because of which the face is not worth showing.
SYMPTOMS OF COLD SORES
People who first contract HSV, ie herpes simplex virus-1, develop mouth ulcers. And others have no symptoms, mostly in children 1 to 5 years old. Sometimes the symptoms are mild, while sometimes the symptoms are severe. When people come into contact with the virus, symptoms appear most often within 1 to 3 weeks and last for as long as 3 weeks. Let’s look at those symptoms.
WHERE CAN BLISTERS APPEAR?
Blisters may occur on the throat, gums, mouth and lips which indicate the symptoms of a cold sore. Multiple blisters are also called outbreaks. It has the following symptoms- Red colored blisters that open or burst. from which there is leakage. Small blisters that remain filled with yellow fluid and even smaller blisters that clump together to form large ulcers. Pale and scaly blister that after healing produces a pinkish skin. Before the blisters, there may be fever, sore throat, pain in swallowing or swelling of the gland etc.Warning symptoms include tingling in the lips or areas around the mouth. Burning sensation near the mouth or lips, apart from itching in the skin around the mouth or lips.
Symptoms of cold sores can also be of the following types-
Stress, changes in menstruation or hormones, fever, trouble with sun dosha are the symptoms that tell about cold sores.
TREATMENT OF COLD SORE DISEASE
As friends, we told you that cold sores last for a maximum of two weeks. After that it ends by itself. Nevertheless, to eliminate the virus that causes cold sores, doctors prescribe antiviral drugs to people suffering from cold sores. This can reduce the pain of cold sores. Along with this, the irritation and symptoms caused by it can also be eliminated. The antiviral drugs that are used to cure this disease are as follows-
If individuals see any symptoms of cold sores, then they should immediately take the above medicines so that they get immediate relief. Apart from this, if the person has frequent mouth sores or blisters, then that person should keep using these medicines all the time. In addition to antiviral drugs, there are many antiviral creams available in the market that are applied to the area of the skin where the wound has occurred. But the cream comes a little expensive and can get rid of the disease for a few hours only.
WHEN SHOULD YOU CONSULT A DOCTOR
When the symptoms of cold sores do not go away after two weeks, it is necessary that a person should consult a doctor.
If there is swelling or irritation along with irritation or burning around the eyes, then also consult a doctor.
Weak immune system and certain diseases or medicines also cause this disease. That’s why even then consult a doctor.
WHAT IS BENEFICIAL?
- People in this disease should rinse with salty water.
- Patients suffering from cold sores should gargle with cold water.
- People suffering from this disease should consume ice cream with ice so that the mouth can get cool.
- Stay away from hot drinks, spices, overly sour, salty foods, etc. as much as possible as they can cause irritation in the mouth.
- Pain relievers such as Tylenol should be used.
- When blisters appear, wash them with antiseptic soap and water. Because of this, the virus that is there does not spread to other parts of the person’s body.
CAC MEDICINES HELPFUL IN COLD SORES
1. Skin Care Plus tablet:
skin care tablet is a pure ayurvedic formulation. It help to maintain the texture of your skin depending on the type of skin you have. It contains various herbs like Haridra khand, Panchnimb churna, Khadir chahal, Chirayta, Mulethi, Chopchini, Gandhak, Ajmoda that work very effectively on all skin types. Skin care is a blood purifying tablet. It cools and detoxifies the blood, increase blood circulation of the skin. It minimizes the blemishes, lighten sun tan, delay ageing of skin and heal skin problems.
Recommended Dosage: Take 1 tablet twice daily.
2. Panchatikta Ghrita Guggulu:
Panchatikta Ghrita Guggulu is an ayurvedic preparation mainly used for skin diseases. This tablet contains pure herbal ingredients such as Nimba(Azadirachta indica), Patola(Cucumis acutangulus), Guduchi(Tinospora cordifolia), Vasa(Adhatoda vasica), etc. This tablet promotes detoxification and rejuvenation. Panchatikta Ghrita Guggulu tablet is a natural source of anti – oxidant. It promotes engender vibrant and healthy skin.
Recommended Dosage–Take 1 tablets twice a day with normal water.
3. Detox Premium Powder:
This is a herbo-mineral preparation that contains ingredients like Parwal Pishti, Giloy satv, Shukta Pishti, Kamdudha Ras, Gandhak Rasayan, etc.
Parwal Pishti: This Pishti reduces inflammation, flaking, itching of the skin. The Pishti is composed of natural coral calcium processed with rose water.
Shukta Pishti: It helps to balance the Pitta dosha in the body. All signs and symptoms related to Psoriasis patients are managed with this article.
Giloy Satv: This satv is prepared from the herb Giloy (Tinospora cordifolia). The anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and analgesic properties of this herb deal with psoriasis easily.
Kamdudha Ras: This herbal-mineral classical preparation balances Pitta dosha in the body.
Gandhak Rasayana: This herbal preparation is used since ancient times for all types of skin disorders.
Tal Sindoor: It contains ingredients like Shuddh parad, Aloe vera, Gandhak, etc that relieve redness in psoriasis patients.
Akik Pishti: This Pishti reduces all types of Pitta related disorder hence it gives good results in psoriasis.
Recommended Dosage: Take 1 sachet twice daily with plain water.
4. Twak Tailam
CAC TWAK TAILAM is the herbal oil and is purely Ayurvedic preparation. CAC Twak Tailam provides relief from various skin problems such as pimples, blemishes, scars, ulcers, wounds, skin rashes, dry patches, itching, skin irritation, reduces redness, etc. It is composed of natural herbs that pacifies all three doshas and provides healthy skin. This oil is made up of pure herbs such as yashtimadhu (Glycyrrhiza glabra), manjistha (Rubia cordifolia). Twak tailam supports skin health, helps in reducing uneven pigments, delays the process of ageing, improves complexion, and helps in deep detoxification, blood purification without any side effects. This oil moisturizes your skin, and makes your skin spotless and glowing naturallly.
Dr. Vaidya Karanvir Singh is the younger Vaidya in Chandigarh Ayurved & Panchakarma Centre. He is the fourth generation in his family who is practicing as a general consultant in Ayurved & Panchakarma treatment at Chandigarh. In his practice, he had treated more than 1 Lakh Plus patients worldwide.