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Generic Valtrex?

Posted 5 Jul 2010 by aquanaut 4 answers

I see this is available as a generic. Who makes it and what are the available dosages for the drug.

Valtrex - is the generic just as effective as the name brand?

Posted 24 Apr 2013 by thank goodnesa 3 answers

I have been getting valacyclovir hcl 500mg which is a generic of valtrex, its a blue tablet with a v.5 on one side and the actavis imprint on the other. It has worked just fine, I just picked up my refill and it's a white tablet with m122. I've never taken this brand before nor have I ...

What would be the benefit to taking valacyclovir vs acyclovir?

Posted 30 Jul 2013 by chintzia 1 answer

Pt is 82 has had shingles x3d

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

Posted 8 Aug 2010 by hellothere34 21 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?

Valtrex - Will Valacyclovir work after day 2 (blisters already present)?

Posted 30 Jul 2013 by helpinmontreal 2 answers

I am in panic mode right now. Like many of you I have suffered all my life with cold sores, some outbreaks worse then others.This one I have right now is bad. 3 cold sores all at bottom lip ( I am devastated). Woke up Sunday morning, felt a tingle but wasn't sure so I let a few hours pass and ...

Can I crush valacyclovir in order to take it? The tablet is too large for me to swallow

Posted 10 Sep 2017 by coolquilter 0 answers

I split the pill in half, but it is stuck in my throat. Just started taking it for an eye infection

Valtrex - How to treat my first case of shingles pain? I'm 72. Did not have vaccine. I live alone?

Posted 5 Sep 2017 by Pamela Janis 1 answer

Burning between & under shoulder blades. Amy activity causes shortness of breath. Sporadic needle - like pain in feet, arms & legs. Rash appeared 8/23. Valacyclovir prescribed 8/28. Rash subsiding while pain increasing. What other Rx could I take? Will Advil help?

Valacyclovir - How to take medicine?

Posted 28 Jul 2017 by HEALTHYGRIPS 1 answer

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

Valacyclovir - I took this for 1 week. I have been off it for 4 days now and still have side?

Posted 25 Aug 2017 by drumsbill 0 answers

... effects! My back aches and my stomach sometimes hurts and feels hard. Also very very tired. When can I expect these to end?

Valacyclovir - Scared it's gonna have the same effect?

Posted 18 Feb 2017 by Whyme2017 0 answers

Just Dx with HSV2 Jan 25 during OB on buttocks. Was given acyclovir which worked immediately with itching and then on day 4 I got severe diarrhea for 5 days (I couldn't stay away from the bathroom longer than 15 min intervals and eventually caused irritation/blood.)I will never take it again! ...

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...

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