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Posted 1 Aug 2014 by • 3 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 • 13 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 5 minutes ago by • 0 answers
I have not had a out break in five years do I wait for outbreak I got a refill from my doctor Take one tablet daily should I just wait for outbreak or start taking 1 a day i have gential herpes
Posted 15 days ago by • 1 answer
I am going to have sex with a woman who got infected by a HSV1 oral herpes guy. Because of the oral-genital connection, the woman has now a HSV1 genital herpes. So, do I risk anything?
Posted 20 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
Cut me short Anyway outbreaks lasted 5 months. I am just diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. I take acyclovir and lysine. Nothing helps. Not sure should triple up on lysine or not. Thx
Posted 29 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 15 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
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 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 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 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.