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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

How much valtrex can I take for my cold sores if the prescribed 2grams twice a day is not working?

i got a cold sore last week and took the 2grams twice a day for one day. it turned out not being that bad... then today i woke up (4 days later) and felt that tingling feeling again in my lips so i ...

Posted 25 Jan 2011 1 answer

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

Valtrex - What else can I take that can help take away outbreaks?

I contracted genial herpes from a boyfriend about 8 months ago & I've had 6 outbreaks since then. When I found out I contracted it, I was prescribed Valtrex and took it for a week which made ...

Posted 26 Jan 2015 3 answers

Can you still get the warts even if you are on 500 mg daily valtrex?

I still get outbreaks when under stress but I have had three bumps appear. One is on the soft tissue inside the lip while the other two are in the pubic hair on the outside of the lip. Becomes very ...

Posted 13 Feb 2015 2 answers

Valtrex - How long does it take to work?

I've just been diagnosed with genital herpes and at 22 my life feels upside down especially because I've always been careful. I guess I am having a hard time coping and feel as if my life ...

Posted 14 Jan 2015 2 answers

Valtrex - the only time a person can pass herps during break outs?

I don't want to pass my herpes to my kids how do I avoid this?

Posted 21 Dec 2014 2 answers

What are the interactions between Valtrex and Amoxicillin?

Since I've been taking Amoxicillin, my symptoms from the required Valtrex dosage have returned. Seems like the Valtrex has no effect. Is the Amoxicillin counter-acting the Valtrex?

Posted 27 Nov 2014 1 answer

Anyone have connective tissue disease and also take Valtrex or the generic? I have been battling?

... this disease for two years and I am sure Valtrex caused my condition. I had been taking Valtrex for 5 years. I feel that 'joint pain' list as a side effect is an understatement. I went ...

Posted 13 Nov 2014 1 answer

What causes body odor like burned coffee smell when taking Valtrex or the generic?

I am taking Valtrex and have a body odor like burned coffee smell, sometimes I wake up at night or early morning with this awful smell and I have had people in the office next to me ask if I smell ...

Posted 17 Oct 2014 1 answer

I've been taking Valtrex 500mg once per day for about 3 weeks now and I've been experiencing severe?

... mood swings and a decrease in my sex drive with my partner. Does anyone know if these are side effects because I'm especially concerned about the mood swings... I need insight please and ...

Posted 16 Oct 2014 1 answer

Valtrex - I recently just found out that I have genital herpes.. I have recently started dating?

... someone and we have had sex multiple times. My doctor said that I most likely contracted the virus from him seeing as this was my first outbreak that I have ever had I was wondering if I could ...

Posted 3 Jul 2014 2 answers

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