allergic reation to using two separate cold sore medicines

Daughter used both on an existing cold sore which she has had for 4 days, and then a new one on her lip that she got today. As soon as she used both, her lip where the sore is compeletly swelled up big, it had a hugh swelling reaction.

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    Your daughter must be allergic to either of the compositions of the creams that she used. For relief, she can take antihistamines. In the future, she must be careful. In case of any ambiguity, please visit your doc.

    Answered on May 11, 2014.
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