Is It Okay To Treat Herpes On The Lips Using Honey?
Hello doctor. R n r nIs it okay to treat herpes on the lips with honey? R n r nThank you.
Herpes is a viral infection. If a viral infection is supposed to be the best treatment is to give anti-viral drugs to help the body weaken the existing viruses.
Honey is a supplement that is considered to have anti-inflammatory, antioxidant effects, is rich in vitamins and minerals. But until now there has been no effect of honey treatment to get rid of herpes virus infection.
Honey does have the property of accelerating wound healing, especially on the skin, but not all types of wounds can be treated. Honey is believed to be good for treating burns, mouth sores, and abrasions.
You can consume honey to strengthen endurance, increase stamina, smooth skin and reduce skin irritation, stop diarrhea and add nutrition.
However, there is no indication of honey treatment for herpes infection.
Regarding your herpes condition, it would be a good idea for you to see a doctor and get the appropriate treatment so that your condition improves immediately.
I hope this helps.