Xerese (zuh-REES), a new Rx topical product for cold sores (herpes simplex labialis)

You'll see ads for Xerese (zuh-REES), a new Rx topical product for cold sores (herpes simplex labialis).

The company is even providing signs to post in the OTC dental aisle.

Xerese is the first combo antiviral/anti-inflammatory drug for cold sores. It contains acyclovir 5% and hydrocortisone 1%.

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