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Can I use Abreva on genital herpes?

Posted 30 Oct 2011 by Rachel_Marie22 4 answers

Can the shingles vaccine cause a genital herpes outbreak?

Posted 13 Nov 2014 by artsyrsc 9 answers

I got my vaccine on a Friday, felt headachy and rundown all weekend. By Tuesday I was getting an outbreak. I hadn't had one in a pretty long time and I take acyclovir when I do. Coincidence or a side effect of the vaccine?

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

Posted 8 Aug 2010 by hellothere34 15 answers

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?

Meds not working..AT ALL?

Posted 28 Nov 2016 by theweichertlady 0 answers

What can I do if valacyclovir 500mg is not working at all...

Recurrent outbreaks on Valtrex in pregnancy?

Posted 28 Nov 2016 by mrs12 0 answers

I started taking Valtrex for the first time 2 weeks ago when I experienced a recurrent outbreak during my 36 week of pregnancy. The sores healed in 5 days, however 5 days later another outbreak has started, and I am now 38 weeks pregnant with 3 visible genital sores. I have never had outbreaks back ...

Can Valtrex become ineffective over time?

Posted 5 Nov 2016 by Hippiechick1027 0 answers

Hi. I have had HSV 2 for close to twenty yrs. Been on Valtrex every day since. Never really get blisters. It's more the skin burning on bottom and back of legs. Just had a flare up that lasted three weeks and I was taking extra meds the whole time. After flare up ended it started up again ...

Herpes Simplex - Suppression - Should a patient be in isolation for herpes?

Posted 10 Oct 2016 by Vacation Kathy 1 answer

If person is in a medical facility should they be isolated

Acyclovir - Does anyone know how many hours apart to take the medication?

Posted 21 Sep 2016 by HerpHerps229 1 answer

I've had herpes simplex virus for a little over 4 months now I found out my current boyfriend unknowingly gave it to me because my blood test was negative and my swab was positive. Anyways I was taking them morning lunch and night but the directions don't specify how far apart to take the ...

Is taking acyclovir 200mg 5 times a day safe?

Posted 1 Oct 2016 by Amandb423 1 answer

Can you get genital herpes without sexual contact?

Posted 23 Sep 2016 by am887 0 answers

I found out, after I shared a drink with him, that my friend's roommate has genital herpes. He had the HSV-2 virus, not the HSV-1 virus, that causes cold sores. The person with the herpes and I did not have any sexual contact whatsoever. We didn't kiss or hold hands, or touch each other ...

Herpes Simplex - Suppression - just diagnose with genital herpies but I have never had a breakout.?

Posted 18 Aug 2016 by whome22 0 answers

... just perform blood work and came back positive.. I have been having lower back pain, cramping for last 3 months and noticed warts. which I thought were skin tags on my lower body- which is what caused me to get check b/c I recently in 6 month started becoming sexually active again... looking ...

If I am on a daily dose of Valtrex, is it okay to double up when I get an OB?

Posted 5 Jul 2016 by Looking4help9 0 answers

If I am on a daily dose of Valtrex (1 gram) using it as a suppressant for HSV 2, is it okay to double up and take 1 gram twice daily for a 3 days, when I get an outbreak? Then go back to the 1 gram daily after that... I have been on the daily dose for about 2 months now.. Yes I still get ...

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