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Posted 1 Aug 2014 by • 2 answers
I was told that I have herpes yesterday, but I feel like I waited too long to go to the dr, this is my 1st outbreak & it's absolutely the worst pain in my life . The dr gave me this med 400mg 3x a day . When will I find some relief ? So far I've taken 4 pills since yesterday & ...
Posted 21 Sep 2010 by • 2 answers
where can u buy over the counter medications for herpes
Posted 13 Nov 2014 by • 11 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?
Posted 22 Jul 2014 by • 2 answers
I kissed a boy who had an open herpes sore on his lip(I did not know at the time because it was dark outside and he kissed me on the lips real quick so I pushed him away) I'm concerned I may have oral herpes now and I wonder if I can apply a small amount of Bactroban to my lip to make the sore ...
Posted 29 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 10 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I went to the emergency room today for a herpes outbreak it's pretty severe. I was diagnosed with herpes when I was 14 years old sadly yes I was having sex. I had the worst breakout then I was in the hospital for a week. Well I'm 21 now and I noticed one little bump but didn't think ...
Posted 4 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
I have outbreaks in my mouth and wonder if taking valtrex will eradicate my contagion.
Posted 15 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
After the pills are done what's next? Because my medicine doesn't have refills so am I just going to stop after this treatment till my next outbreak? My doctor did not really explain so will someone please fill me in on this please?
Posted 5 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
... there are 15 pill left. I stopped 10 days ago. My legs feel like rubber It is hard walk... Can I take the rest of the pills?
Posted 4 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
Tendonitis from Valtrex? Has anyone developed tendonitis from taking Valtrex for long periods of time? Will the tendinitis ease if I try to go off Valtrex? Taking for oral herpes and if I even miss one dose I get a breakout, or at least the beginning of a breakout. So frustrating.
Posted 23 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
On Tuesday I was diagnosed with genital herpes and given the aciclovir 400mg tablets. How long do they take to clear the infection and am I safe to have sex with my partner using a condom? Or do I have to wait til it's cleared.
Posted 27 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I've been put on a 5 day course of Aciclovir 400mg tablets for my herpes outbreak and for the first 2 days it seemed to have cleared but I obviously carried on my course and on the 3rd and 4th days it started to flare up again and now it is the 5th day and it is really itchy and it is starting ...
Posted 29 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
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 17 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer