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Posted 13 Sep 2010 by • 1 answer
I am just starting to take l-lysine as a friend suggested it. i am two weeks into shingles, started getting two cold sores and a terrible sty on the one eyelid. i'm thinking i could use this tablet more than once a day on a regular basis.
Posted 21 Nov 2012 by • 6 answers
Posted 26 May 2016 by • 1 answer
[First and foremost I would like to openly say I do have gential herpes simplex 1, I obtained this STD through receiving oral sex from an individual who claimed to not know he got cold sores, I was diagnosed in 2014 and I haven't had an outbreak since the initial one.] Yesterday I had ...
Posted 5 Dec 2009 by • 1 answer
My doctor prescribed Valtrex, but when I got the refill the pharmacy filled it with Acyclovir. I have tried to compare them on this site and it looks like they are very similar. I just want to be sure. My insurance information has also changed since I was originally prescribed Valtrex so I think ...
Posted 28 Apr 2011 by • 4 answers
... an old coat tucked in our closet. The pills turned out to be Acyclovir. I found on here it is used to treat Herpes virus. Does that mean he may have herpes? He has never told me this. I am going to get checked before I ask him. :-( I hope he is taking this for something else. I am afraid to ...
Posted 1 May 2013 by • 6 answers
..from Herpes,,, is there a topical cream to help with pain from sores,, makes it really difficult to sit,, walk,, urinate.. any info will be very helpful.
Posted 7 Aug 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 2 May 2015 by • 4 answers
... have no idea how I got herpes in my eye the past year has been very hard this infection has lasted a year n caused extreme pain and loss of sight in my right eye they can't do a transplant till the infection clears up I've been on meds daily and have had them change my meds or the ...
Herpes Simplex - Suppression - Has anyone heard of the shingles vaccine suppressing HSV 2 outbreaks?
Posted 6 May 2015 by • 2 answers
Cold sores - I have outbreaks every two weeks and sometimes every day for almost a year. I have been
Posted 5 days ago by • 0 answers
... on acyclovir
Posted 11 Oct 2013 by • 4 answers
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 my arm and making my arm pit hurt..can i take doxycyline 100 mg that is expired also in january and ...
Posted 31 Oct 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 19 Dec 2015 by • 2 answers
I woke up with an out break yesterday on my lip and what I usually do is soak a Q-tip with alcohol or hydrogen peroxide to dry out the cold sore, and I also use non prescription creams for cold sores like L-lysine cream or Campho-phenique but I came across Zovirax or Acyclovir ointment on a YouTube ...
Posted 11 Aug 2009 by • 2 answers
My husband has got herpes simplex II. . He is perfectly fit and doesn't have any recurrences. I am on suppressive therapy. It has been very tough for us emotionally. So i have decided to give up the medications and get infected. How do i contact herpes in the safest way? I am otherwise very ...
Herpes Simplex -- Suppression - I just started taking valtrex 3 days ago, I'm getting mild and kinda
Posted 21 Oct 2011 by • 3 answers
... faint headaches I feel weird. Has anyone else had this problem?
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