I am newly diaagnosed and feeling really upset. I feel like im going crazy. I constantly feel like there is something brewing down there. Im on valtrex and not sure how to deal with any of this!!!
11 Nov 2011
Just to clarify that you mean cold sores. You shouldn't get new lesions while you are taking Valtrex. Unless the lesions were already in the process of appearing.
Is this the first time you have had cold sores?
The links below may be helpful.
- Valtrex Information for Consumers
- Valtrex Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Valtrex (detailed)
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