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About acyclovir 800mg tablets?

Posted 30 Apr 2017 by Hmt72 0 answers

Today I took acyclovir which the doctor prescribed me for chickenpox at 5pm then again at 9:30 pm. What should I do now. I can't take its next dose at 1.00am and then 5.00am. Please help me, and then when should I start next 4 doses?

Hi iv been taking hydrocortisone oral for 2 years now as I had a renal gland removed am I ok to go?

Posted 21 Feb 2017 by Diane1973 0 answers

... near anybody with measles or chickenpox because my wife's daughter has not long had a baby so was just wondering if it would be safe for me to be around her if she got measles or chickenpox

My husband never had chickenpox. Can I still get the shingles vaccine?

Posted 12 Oct 2016 by Queensly 0 answers

My husband never had the chickenpox. I had chickenpox. Can I still get the vaccine to avoid shingles?

Hi, I have been with my boyfriend for almost 2 years. I am a little upset. I found some pills in?

Posted 28 Apr 2011 by whathappened 3 answers

... an old coat tucked in our closet. The pills turned out to be Acyclovir. I found on here it is used to treat Herpes virus. Does that mean he may have herpes? He has never told me this. I am going to get checked before I ask him. :-( I hope he is taking this for something else. I am afraid to ...

Humira - my son has ulcerative colitis, age 38, just began humeria. he has a cluster of papules on?

Posted 25 Jan 2013 by corrinem 2 answers

... his neck and few on his scalp. red with yellow centers. ? chickenpox eruption or shingles?

I am 24 and just recovering from Chickenpox, how long before I can take ibuprofen again safely??

Posted 28 Jan 2013 by Meganrene88 1 answer

My chickenpox are scabbed over and I am still dealing with Post Viral Fatigue, I would like to be able to take Ibuprofen instead of Tylenol because it gives me more relief, but I am afraid that I may still have complications from it.

Has anyone developed a skin rash after taking pregabalin?

Posted 13 Mar 2011 by ritaevans 3 answers

Since first taking pregabalin before christmas 2010 I came out in a rash on my body and in my scalp, I guess the best way to explain it is (like I had chickenpox) My locum doctor at the time told me to stop taking the tablet and made an appointment for my normal doctor the following week. The rash ...

What if you are exposed to mumps while taking symbicort?

Posted 5 Jan 2013 by abby883 2 answers

i noticed that it wasnt good to be exposed to measels chickenpox shingles etc. was concerned about mumps. i am taking symbicort and have been for about 3 or more years being changed from advair. am taking symbicort singuliar and pro air hfa . have copd

Varicella-Zoster - Can a person who has been directly exposed to active chickenpox be a carrier of?

Posted 10 Jul 2012 by kathyhanson 1 answer

... the virus to person with a severely compromised immune system? I'm expecting houseguests in 2 days whose granddaughter has chickenpox (rash started today). My immune system is shot due to cancer and I get IgG infusions every week. Not sure if it is safe for my houseguests to come due to ...

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