A randomized clinical trial on the treatment of oral herpes with topical zinc oxide/glycine.

@article{Godfrey2001ARC,
  title={A randomized clinical trial on the treatment of oral herpes with topical zinc oxide/glycine.},
  author={Helen Rebecca Godfrey and Nicola Jane Godfrey and John C. Godfrey and Delia Riley},
  journal={Alternative therapies in health and medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={
          49-56
        }
}
CONTEXT A zinc preparation that provides a higher concentration of solubilized zinc in a minimally irritating formulation allowing controlled absorption would be of great clinical value for treating oral herpes. OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of zinc oxide/glycine cream as a treatment for facial and circumoral herpes infection by measuring duration and intensity of signs and symptoms and assessing adverse effects. DESIGN Double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized clinical trial… CONTINUE READING
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