It may also provide relief from symptoms of cold sores such as burning, itching and pain.
Lysine has been shown to be effective in suppressing herpes virus.
Blackmores Lyp-Sine contains zinc which is essential for the immune system. This may be the reason why zinc decreases the rate, duration and severity of herpes outbreak.
It also contains vitamin C that can work with zinc to produce collagen and help in the wound healing process.
Active IngredientsActive Ingredients Per Tablet : Lysine hydrochloride 500 mg Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 250 mg Zinc amino acid chelate (Zinc 10mg) 50 mg
WarningsBlackmores Lyp-Sine contains zinc, which may be dangerous if taken in large amounts or for a long period of time.
Consult your healthcare professional before use if you have had renal calculi (kidney stones). Ascorbic acid may increase the risk of recurrence of calcium oxalate calculi.
If taking tetracycline or quinolone antibiotics separate doses by at least 2 hours. Zinc may decrease the absorption and efficacy of these medications.