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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 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?

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 ...

I have been taking Valtrex; Zovirax; acyclovir for over 20 years and my immune system is compromise?

Posted 22 Jun 2017 by 1994 SS CAMERO 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 ...

Persisting Pain, Shingles - How long after starting treatment with Valtrex can I expect to see an?

Posted 16 Nov 2013 by wendykg 2 answers

How long before I can expect an improvement from scalp and eye shingles please? Have had migraine like pain for 3 days and been treated for same, then got a burning pain last night if I touched the area of the migraine. GP diagnosed early shingles this morning, and the rash is starting to come out ...

Tendonitis - tendonitis from valtrex??

Posted 4 Mar 2017 by Frustrated40yo 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.

I take Tegretol, Atenelol, Valtrex, Estrediol, Amplodipine, Ultram, and Methocarb?

Posted 27 Jan 2017 by janet_bethea 1 answer

My methephatemine levels are off the charts!! Help

Valtrex nausea relief advice?

Posted 12 Oct 2016 by BadWolf71 1 answer

What can I take to alleviate nausea from Valtrex? I feel like I'm going to vomit every time I eat. I know antacids can interfere with the absorption rate.

Valtrex - How long does it take to work?

Posted 14 Jan 2015 by Brownbear123 2 answers

I've just been diagnosed with genital herpes and at 22 my life feels upside down especially because I've always been careful. I guess I am having a hard time coping and feel as if my life is over. My boyfriend has been very supportive but nothing is making me feel better. Especially with ...

Is Valtrex and Acyclovir (generic for Zovirax) the same? I think they are, but I'm not sure?

Posted 5 Dec 2009 by poet2009 1 answer

My doctor prescribed Valtrex, but when I got the refill the pharmacy filled it with Acyclovir. I have tried to compare them on this site and it looks like they are very similar. I just want to be sure. My insurance information has also changed since I was originally prescribed Valtrex so I think ...

Valacyclovir - Has anyone taken valtrex for burning mouth and burning lip syndrome?

Posted 12 Dec 2016 by Hyde Park 1 answer

I have been suffering with Burning Mouth and Lip Syndrome every day for the last six years. Has anyone in this similar situation had any relief. I have been to every doctor you can think of to no avail.

Recurrent outbreaks on Valtrex in pregnancy?

Posted 28 Nov 2016 by mrs12 0 answers

I started taking Valtrex for the first time 2 weeks ago when I experienced a recurrent outbreak during my 36 week of pregnancy. The sores healed in 5 days, however 5 days later another outbreak has started, and I am now 38 weeks pregnant with 3 visible genital sores. I have never had outbreaks back ...

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