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Posted 5 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
Hi. I have had HSV 2 for close to twenty yrs. Been on Valtrex every day since. Never really get blisters. It's more the skin burning on bottom and back of legs. Just had a flare up that lasted three weeks and I was taking extra meds the whole time. After flare up ended it started up again ...
Posted 13 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
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 25 Jun 2016 by • 1 answer
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Posted 6 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
... pain? I just
Posted 5 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
If I am on a daily dose of Valtrex (1 gram) using it as a suppressant for HSV 2, is it okay to double up and take 1 gram twice daily for a 3 days, when I get an outbreak? Then go back to the 1 gram daily after that... I have been on the daily dose for about 2 months now.. Yes I still get ...
Posted 5 Dec 2009 by • 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 ...
Posted 16 May 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 17 May 2016 by • 1 answer
Should I start valtrex daily
Posted 16 Nov 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 14 May 2016 by • 1 answer
I take it for cold sore outbreaks can I give it. To my 11year old
Posted 26 Feb 2016 by • 0 answers
I am in the midst of the worst cold sore outbreak I've ever had... I used to get them as a kid but havent had one in years, now I have a massive crusty sore in the corner of my mouth and several smaller sores under my bottom lip... they are extremely painful and super gross looking. I just ...
Posted 8 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
i was prescribed this med from my ob/gyn. is this the specialist who has the most experience with this medication? if not, who? thank you for your time
Posted 31 Oct 2015 by • 2 answers
My doc has prescribed Valtrex 500 mg. once a day for suppression of cold sores and shingles. It seems to work but gives me a headache for several hours after i take it so I'm having trouble figuring out the best time of day to take it. Can anyone comment on what works for you?
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