Viral infections are contagious, and this product will not prevent the spread of the virus that causes herpes or any other virus. If skin symptoms worsen discontinue use and consult a health care professional. Some individuals may be sensitive to essential oils. Begin with a small drop to determine if the product causes any increased redness or irritation and discontinue use if it irritates your skin. For external use only. If accidental ingestion more than several drops, and adverse reaction occurs, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center. Do not apply to the eyes. If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Not for use on children under age of 3. Keep all medicines out of the reach of children. Stop use and consult a doctor if condition worsens, or consult a doctor if symptoms show no improvement after 7 days. Proof of Registration with FDA - source United States National Library of Medicine's DailyMed: H-Balm is registered with the USDA as homeopathic medicine and as such has not been evaluated by the FDA for safety or efficacy.
This product is intended to treat symptoms of oral herpes simplex 1 or 2 after diagnosis be a physician. Herpes is a viral infection with symptoms of rashes or blisters, redness and pain.