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Generic Valtrex?

I see this is available as a generic. Who makes it and what are the available dosages for the drug.

Posted 5 Jul 2010 4 answers

Valacyclovir - has anyone experienced any reduced efficacy with any of the generics?

my outbreaks had been very much controlled, but i have experienced two this month alone while taking the generic from Sandoz. very unusaul and i am wondering if anyone else has thoughts on this?

Posted 8 Aug 2010 13 answers

Valtrex - is the generic just as effective as the name brand?

I have been getting valacyclovir hcl 500mg which is a generic of valtrex, its a blue tablet with a v.5 on one side and the actavis imprint on the other. It has worked just fine, I just picked up my ...

Posted 24 Apr 2013 3 answers

Valacyclovir - WHY will my Dr only give me 4 pills at a time???

Is there a reason that my Dr insists on seeing me each time I have a cold sore? The pharmacist said it was a good way for the drs office to get money from the visit. Im 100% sure what a cold sore is ...

Posted 9 Feb 2015 1 answer

Valacyclovir - My dr only prescribed two 1 gram pills?

I have had this prescribed before for cold sores, usually 20 or 30 pills, today my doc called me in two 1 gram pills. I don't feel like it's enough. I took the first one about an hour after ...

Posted 17 Nov 2014 1 answer

Herpes Zoster - Anyone had valacyclovir 1 gram three times a day for shingles making you nausa on?

... the 4th day, heart rate fast, face flush ?

Posted 17 Nov 2014 0 answers

Valacyclovir - How long have you been on this medication and what is your dosage?

I have taken Valacyclovir 2 GM per day for two years. Every time I go off of it I get sick (viral syndrome). My internist is afraid it will effect my kidneys and liver.

Posted 13 Aug 2014 0 answers

Valtrex - Will Valacyclovir work after day 2 (blisters already present)?

I am in panic mode right now. Like many of you I have suffered all my life with cold sores, some outbreaks worse then others.This one I have right now is bad. 3 cold sores all at bottom lip ( I am ...

Posted 30 Jul 2013 2 answers

Valacyclovir for Shingles?

I am currently taking valacyclovir for Shingles. It's been 5 days since I've first started the pills and my pain has increased. I just have a bumpy rash, no blisters and I caught it early. ...

Posted 13 May 2014 2 answers

I have an outbreak can I double up on my does of 500mg of valacyclovir to stop it?

i take valacyclovir 500mg everyday at the same time since it was prescribed to me a month ago but now i have an outbreak around my lip, can i double up my does in order to stop it in it's track?

Posted 22 May 2014 1 answer

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