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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 8 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?

Recurrent outbreaks on Valtrex in pregnancy?

Posted 5 days ago 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 ...

Meds not working..AT ALL?

Posted 6 days ago by theweichertlady 0 answers

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

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

Is taking acyclovir 200mg 5 times a day safe?

Posted 1 Oct 2016 by Amandb423 1 answer

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 ...

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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