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How fast should Acyclovir work?

I was told that I have herpes yesterday, but I feel like I waited too long to go to the dr, this is my 1st outbreak & it's absolutely the worst pain in my life . The dr gave me this med ...

Posted 1 Aug 2014 2 answers

Can the shingles vaccine cause a genital herpes outbreak?

I got my vaccine on a Friday, felt headachy and rundown all weekend. By Tuesday I was getting an outbreak. I hadn't had one in a pretty long time and I take acyclovir when I do. Coincidence or a ...

Posted 13 Nov 2014 5 answers

Acyclovir - Is anyone else in this boat?

I had my first outbreak within the last week. I tried to avoid it and put hydrogen peroxide and neosporin per webmd and other forums. The pain and discomfort got unbearable so I went to my doctor, ...

Posted 1 day 13 hours ago 1 answer

What should you do to make a cold sore disappear after you stop taking acyclovir after 10 days?

My cold sore appeared on my upper lip on September 5th. I was putting abreva on it 3 times a day for 4 day and this giant cold sore kept on growing. Finally I went to the doctor and they prescribed ...

Posted 19 days ago 0 answers

Acyclovir - Facial swelling 1/2 offace 3x normal size Eye socket puffy and swollen?

Mouth half swollen Teeth hurt Closing left eye hurts Hard to swallow

Posted 5 Sep 2015 2 answers

Shingles shot questions about existing patient that has herpes and the down side of it.Need to know?

Is it recommended and or safe to get a shingles shot if a person has Genital herpes, A Pharmacist has informed me that after the shot that one must stop taking acyclovir for two weeks. Does the ...

Posted 3 Aug 2015 0 answers

What if a genitles outbreak has already occured. will taking acyclovir make the blisters go away?

Went a month after blisters came to surface before getting medication.

Posted 30 Jul 2015 2 answers

Acyclovir - how much Zovriax should be taken orally to prevent a coldsore?

I get cold sores when I am stressed and my doctor has prescribed me Zovriax coming up to my wedding to prevent an out break. I have a packet of 200mg tablets which I have been taking twice daily for ...

Posted 27 Jul 2015 0 answers

Can Acyclovir cause more sores to form?

I noticed sores on the inside of my labia on Wednesday so I went to the clinic on Thursday and was prescribed Acyclovir because she said it looked like herpes. I took the medicine the same day and ...

Posted 15 Jun 2015 1 answer

Acyclovir - does anyone know the name of the drug I can take daily to suppress my outbreaks?

Rather than just taking the acyclovir when I have an outbreak

Posted 19 Jun 2015 1 answer

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