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How much valtrex can I take for my cold sores if the prescribed 2grams twice a day is not working?

Posted 25 Jan 2011 by dms11 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 ...

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 - Are there any over the counter medication for herpes?

Posted 21 Sep 2010 by sunshine43 2 answers

where can u buy over the counter medications for herpes

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 ...

I found a prescription for Valtrex in my boyfriend's name. We've been together for several months &?

Posted 11 Sep 2009 by wcmiller 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 ...

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 ...

I missed the tingling stage and used valtrex with a blister already formed. Will it help at all?

Posted 7 days ago by Bmorrow123 0 answers

I am out of country so I couldn’t get my hands on a prescription until the tingling was gone and a blister appeared. It is swollen and white and I started to feel tingling around 9am and took valtrex at 4:30pm. I am going to see my boyfriend who lives out of state in three days and it’s ...

I been taken Valtrex for about 30 years 500 mg. How long should I keep use the drug I haven't had...

Posted 12 days ago by Merlean 0 answers

... a break out for 4 year's. When do I stop taken it?

Extend Valtrex dosage for a cold sore?

Posted 19 days ago by JohnLuke 0 answers

I was late taking taking the regular dosage for a cold sore. I took 2 grams twice daily for 1 day taken 12 hours apart, so the cold sore came anyway. Should I take another dose? How much. Thanks.

Shingles near the inside corner of eye?

Posted 28 Oct 2017 by Matt63 1 answer

The main blister has healed, but not before i had a lesion on my cornea, staff infection, and some other infection in my eye. Dermatologist put me on antibiotic by mouth for staff, valtrex for actual shingles, and gabapintin for the pain. Ohthamologist gave me predisone drops for infection, zirgan ...

Valtrex - I should know since I've been infected since 97. if there's an outbreak on?

Posted 21 Oct 2017 by I got screwed 0 answers

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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 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?

Recurring HSV type 1?

Posted 18 Aug 2017 by Lauren06 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 ...

What are the interactions between Valtrex and Amoxicillin?

Posted 27 Nov 2014 by libertybell66 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?

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