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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

Will doxycycline hyclate help with blood poisoning from herpes simplex on finger?

I have a outbreak of herpes simplex on my finger, in the past I took valtrex 500 mg 2 day to clear up an outbreak, the meds I have are expired..expired in april and then i have the red line going up ...

Posted 11 Oct 2013 3 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

Valacyclovir - What are the side effects of Valtrex and Acyclovir?

What are the side effects of Valtrex? Of Acyclovir? Of long term intake of these medicines? Where can I find trial results?

Posted 9 Jun 2013 0 answers

Should you take valtrex 500mg daily if you have only had 2 outbreaks in a 3year time span?

my partner wondered if i could lessen the risk of passing herpes simplex II.. if i took valtrex daily to suppress it but i dont want to over medicate and it not be necessary.. i've only had 2 ...

Posted 25 Feb 2013 1 answer

Altabax - Best antibiotic for shingles?

I went to the doc and was diagnosed with shingles. He gave me a vaccine Valtrex and the steroid Prednisone but I'm thinking now that i need a topical antibiotic for the sores. With these sores ...

Posted 25 Jun 2013 1 answer

Am taking enbrel for rheumatoid arthritis as well as medrol which controls flareups of RA and?

... osteo-arthritis. Just diagnosed with shingles (so far, mild symptoms). On acyclovir for four days; switched to valtrex because of ease of dosage. Itching, pain already decreasing. Shall go ...

Posted 24 May 2013 0 answers

What else can I take so I wont get mouth uclers?

Im currently taking valtrex 1 gm and sometimes lysiene... is there anything else out there to lessen the mouth ulcers/herpes virus? its very painful to eat and drink thanks

Posted 23 May 2013 2 answers

Can valtrex be used to treat ulcers?

Posted 10 May 2013 1 answer

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