Boots Avert Cold Sore Cream - 2g

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Product description

Read all of the enclosed leaflet for full instructions.

An antiviral cream for the treatment of cold sores of the lips and face.

How to Use

Wash your hands before and after using the cream.

Adults and children: Use a thin layer on the affected area making sure the whole cold sore is covered. Use every 4 hours, 5 times a day, for 5 days.

If after 5 days the cold sore has not healed you can continue to apply the cream for a further 5 days if necessary.

Hazards and Cautions

For use on the skin only. Do not apply to the inside of the mouth, the eyes or inside the vagina.

Warning: Do not exceed the stated dose.

If your cold sore has not healed after 10 days stop using the cream, and talk to your doctor.

If your symptoms worsen at any time stop using the cream and talk to your doctor.

Do not store above 30ºC.

Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.

Use by the date on the end flap of the carton. Throw away any medicine left 4 weeks after you first open the cream.

Age Restriction

You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.


  • This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.
  • Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies.
  • Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.

Suitable For

Adults and children.


Also contains: propylene glycol, liquid paraffin, white soft paraffin, cetyl alcohol, dimeticone, arlatone 983S, purified water.

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Boots Avert Cold Sore Cream - 2g


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£4.99 or 499 points

2 G £249.50 per 100G


Boots Pharmaceuticals Avert Cold Sore Cream is for the use at tingle or blister stage. Antiviral cream that treats cold sores. For adults and children.
See details below. Always read the label.

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