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Lysine And Coldsores?

Has anyone else heard that lysine knocks out the coldsore-causing vitamin arginine? I have been taking lysine for a few weeks now and it appears to be working pretty well, but if a coldsore starts to show I put nail polish remover on it.

Anyone else use lysine?
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