Abreva is the only non-prescription COLD SORE medicine approved by the FDA to shorten healing time and duration of symptoms. If you or someone close to you suffers from cold sores, you know the discomfort and pain they can cause. Getting a cold sore keeps a person from living life to the fullest. They can impact your social life, work life and in some cases, family life.
Other non-prescription treatments for cold sores offer only temporary symptomatic relief. Abreva is different. It contains 10% Docosanol, a unique patented active ingredient that helps protect healthy cells from the cold sore infection.
Abreva is safe and well tolerated and can be used by adults and children 12 years and over. Making it the smartest way to get you back to your full life.