Campho-Phenique Antiseptic Gel

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  • Odor helps eliminate acne!!!

    Jan 29, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: works every time, helped cure me when a dermatologist couldn't
    Cons: strong odor, bad taste

    Summary: I have suffered from cold sores since I was very young. I have used Campho-Phenique and the sore disappears within a couple days. This topical medication is wonderful. I have found it cures other things as well as cold sores and fever blisters. Why ... read more

  • Best value for cold sore treatment.

    Jun 6, 2006 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Effective and cheap - immediate relief.
    Cons: The smell/taste isn't the greatest.

    Summary: Note: This review is not solely about Campho-Phenique, but also the prevention of cold sores. I've tried several things, and I just want to get the word out - hopefully what I've discovered can help someone. As far as the Campho-Phenique itself - ... read more


    Feb 26, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: cold sores are gone in a week or less.
    Cons: scent

    Summary: CAMPHO-PHENIQUE ANTISEPTIC GEL-Dries cold sore/fever blisters and promotes healing by helping to prevent infection. Maximum strength formula stops pain and itching on contact. Start using at the first sign of a cold sore. For temporary relief also Fights ... read more

  • Campho-Phenique

    Dec 10, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: heals quickly, reduces pain
    Cons: messy

    Summary: Since childhood I have been plagued with cold sores. Before, I would just live with it until it went away. Sometimes this took a month or longer, all the while being painful and very unsightly. I tried everything I could think of to reduce it: ice, ... read more

  • Heals my Cold Sores

    Dec 4, 2000 by elzora is a Top Reviewer on Epinions in Wellness & Beauty
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Heals and numbs cold sores
    Cons: Strong odor

    Summary: How I learned about Campho-phenique My father in law turned me on to Campho-phenique about 10 years ago. I had never heard of it, I said "Campho-what?" You see, he lost his arm in a saw mill when he was young, and the Dr.'s used ... read more

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    Dec 8, 2007 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: A serious cure-all.
    Cons: Gel Campho is hard to find.

    Summary: Seriously, there is nothing that Campho-Phenique can't cure. I've used it my entire life -- on everything from ant bites to zits. It is really a miracle product. (the gel form really is the best, but hard to find ... read more

  • Wonderful stuff!

    Aug 25, 2006 by
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    Pros: Fast healing! Make appearance of sore better! Cheap!
    Cons: temporary pain relief if not applied often

    Summary: I just got a cold sore (i've only had gotten them 3 times in my life). Well, the 1st time I went and got those pills you can take for it. It cleared up in about 4 days. 2nd time I used Abreva and it took over a week to get rid of them! They got worst ... read more

  • This stuff cures your hurts and relieves pain!

    Nov 15, 2004 by
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    Pros: Triple-duty: drying and antiseptic means real healing; plus pain relief.
    Cons: A little sting at first. The aroma doesn't bother me.

    Summary: My family, from the deep South, used to joke they didn't know where to look for Campho-phenique in the store since they figgered it did everything but cure cancer. The other reviews rave about it for cold sore/herpes, and pimples - that's because it has ... read more

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