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gogascorpionsf1

can anyone recomend a soap or handwash

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gogascorpionsf1

hi again cananyone recomed an afective soap for the hands for herpes whitlow ,ive come along someone who said a bacterial soap but if herpes is a virus what good does a bacterial soap do (any sigestions plz)

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Caliope

I don't have whitlow but am sure that good old fashioned soap and water can go along way. the Purell hand sanitizer might be a nice option as you can take it with you anywhere and it contains vitamin e to help soften the skin.

There is a soap specifically made for herpes called Sepreh. It is very drying but contains herbs to help with the virus on the surface of the skin.

Please keep in mind that the infection comes from the inside and you may treat the outward symptoms but until you can get the ob's under control you are going to see reoccurances. Thankfully it should not be active very often if located on the hands.

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bluefrog

i read a post on here last week about a soap called Sepreh Soap. Check into that maybe?

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