Hi everyone, so happy you stopped by to read another article. Today this one is going to be on home remedies for cold sore’s and the symptoms thyroid diseases has to do with cold sore’s and why we get them and the causes of them that pertain to our thyroid. I hope you get information that you are looking for and some of your questions answered from this article. Here are about 37 home remedies cold sores prevention and helpful vitamins, herbs, minerals, and supplements we can use. So let’s get started, shall we.
6 Causes Of Cold Sores
Let’s start off with some causes of cold sore’s and why we sometimes get them or activate them in our bodies. Adrenal fatigue, autoimmune thyroid diseases, Hashimoto’s, is the most common thyroid disease.
(CFS) Chronic Fatigue Syndrome one million Americans alone have (CFS). Chronic fatigue, Epstein-Barr is another, this one is usually the cause of (Mono) this causes extreme exhaustion.
Depression and anxiety are the top two disabilities in the world. Studies have been linked to (EBV) Epstein-Barr Virus, showing forms of anxiety, panic attacks, and attachment disorders. Lyme Disease is implicated with the (EBV) virus. These are by far not all the causes from cold sore’s these that I have listed are just a small handful that I am talking about in this article.
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Essential oils, there are a few that can help effectively attack the virus and help with healing the cold sore’s.
Ravensara: this is an excellent anti-viral oil applied topically directly on your cold sore’s
Heliochrysum: this helps to regenerate flesh and helps heal cold sore’s more quickly
Turmeric: this is helpful for anti-inflammatory properties
Anti-Herpes Herbs: Belamcanda, crataegous, clove, inula, dandelion, epimedium, houttuynia, rhubarb, salvia, prunella, portulaca, scrophularia, and lonicera.
Anti-EBV Herbs: These specifically attack (EBV) and other herpes viruses. Angelica sinensis, milletia, lithosperum, paedria picrorhiza, chrysanthemum, and citrus. The Chinese Herbal Materia Medica this is full of herbs that can help wonderfully.
Anti-Cytomegalovirus: dandelion, isatis root, lithosperum, baphicacanthes, forsythia, gardenia, cnidium, vitex, epimedium, lonicera, and chrysanthemum.
Supplements May Help Cold Sores
Let’s look into supplements and vitamins for a minute. When our immune systems get low or you have thyroid diseases, anyone with thyroid diseases knows that we don’t have a very good immune system if any at all, that it can trigger cold sore’s. Cold sore’s can lay dormant in your body for years and something can trigger them to surface. One of those triggers is your immune system. Here are some supplements and vitamins that our bodies could be lacking that can help heal and prevent hopefully from surfacing.
Lysine: supplements may help control herpes outbreaks, suggested daily intake 1250 mg
Zinc, vitamins C and B are helpful and can help heal outbreaks
Vitamins: vitamin D strengthens (CD8+T cells) so is Alutathione and Superoxide Dismutase, (EPA and DHA).
Here are other supplements that may increase (CB8+ T cells) include, N-Acetyl: butyrate, cysteine (NAC), gynostemma, and andrographis.
Thyroid and Cold Sores
Sometimes our cold sore’s can be severe enough where we have to see a doctor to be prescribed medication. Here are a couple of Western Medications doctors call them.
Acyclovir: acyclovir is a potent anti-viral medication this is an effective medication that is prescribed by a physician and it’s for people who have very severe outbreaks.
Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN), this can help with immune functions, it can help your body deal with and calm physiological stress, and can help your body effectively deal with the herpes virus.
Tips and Conclusions To Help Fight Thyroid Diseases And Cold Sores