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cold sore

My 5 year old daughter has a nasty looking cold sore on the outside edge of her mouth anyone no any good home remedies to get rid of it?

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proudmom34

Asked by proudmom34 at 7:48 AM on Feb. 7, 2010 in Health

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  • Try holding ice on the cold sore. Also another home remedy is holding a tea bag on the cold sore.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:36 AM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • The only thing that works for me is putting a little carmex on the cold sore. It takes about a week to heal, but it works! Good luck!
    Robsmommy

    Answer by Robsmommy at 8:38 AM on Feb. 7, 2010

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