No Mike I wouldnt think it would have any reactions to your herp. The clear antibacterial gel soaks into the skin quite well but it has been proven that 10 seconds of hand washing equals the same effect.
The vinegar and peroxide solution works properly if the item being cleaned is sprayed with the peroxide first than rinsed in vinegar and water. It is definately better for the enviroment. The vinegar and peroxide is bio degradable.
We are going to have to check out the Betadine method!