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Valtrex - What is the frequency of the most common side effects?

I see that the most common side effects are include lack of appetite, depression, and fatigue. How common is common? I already have a tendency towards fatigue and depression and I'm very ...

Posted 3 Apr 2015 1 answer

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

Valtrex - Suppression Questions?

I think I contracted HSV2 about 30 years ago... the day after, a clump of blisters appeared on my penis, I freaked, but after that, I only outbreak maybe once/twice a year, with tingling beforehand, ...

Posted 7 Mar 2015 1 answer

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

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 2 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 - 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 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

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

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

Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Does Valtrex ever become ineffective?

I take Valtrex on a daily basis because I found out that I also have herpes simplex 2. However, lately it has not been so effective in preventing my cold sore outbreaks. I have recently returned to ...

Posted 14 May 2014 2 answers

Can taking Valtrex cause a Herpes blood test to show negative 1 year after diagnosis?

I was diagnosed with genital herpes January 2012 by visual exam by doctor and classic symptoms. Blood test showed negative but probably because virus had not been in my system long enough to show ...

Posted 15 Feb 2013 1 answer

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