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Posted 25 Jan 2011 by • 1 answer
i got a cold sore last week and took the 2grams twice a day for one day. it turned out not being that bad... then today i woke up (4 days later) and felt that tingling feeling again in my lips so i took 2 grams of valtrex right away. but what i noticed was that my whole top lip was basically ...
Posted 5 Jul 2010 by • 4 answers
I see this is available as a generic. Who makes it and what are the available dosages for the drug.
Posted 21 Sep 2010 by • 2 answers
where can u buy over the counter medications for herpes
Posted 24 Apr 2013 by • 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 ...
I found a prescription for Valtrex in my boyfriend's name. We've been together for several months &?
Posted 11 Sep 2009 by • 4 answers
... I've never noticed any warts or genital sores, & He "Claims" his dermatologist prescribed it for his face! He doesn't get cold sores or shingles. And I Do know he's said he's had achne problems in the past. I think I May have seen some sort of dry ...
Posted 30 Jul 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 27 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 5 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
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?
Posted 18 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
I was diagnosed with HSV type 1 (genital) about a month ago and started Valtrex a day or so later. I took 1 pill twice daily for 7 days and the bumps were gone in about 2 days or so. I've been clear ever since but yesterday I noticed a tiny bump with another one right along side. They are not ...
I have been taking Valtrex; Zovirax; acyclovir for over 20 years and my immune system is compromise?
Posted 22 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
When I first started taking the antiviral medication Zovirax I had no health insurance and so I could only buy a few pills at a time and the pharmacist told me that if I didn't take at least a weeks worth of the medication that I'd be putting my immune system at risk. And what really ...
Posted 27 May 2017 by • 1 answer
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Posted 27 Nov 2014 by • 2 answers
Since I've been taking Amoxicillin, my symptoms from the required Valtrex dosage have returned. Seems like the Valtrex has no effect. Is the Amoxicillin counter-acting the Valtrex?
Posted 9 May 2017 by • 0 answers
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.
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