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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 4 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 ...

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 ...

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?

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 ...

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

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.

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?

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?

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