so it was full blown already. I took two pills and went to sleep, when I woke up it wasn't as swollen and now has a hardish yellowish crust on it, but it is still pretty swollen. Has anyone else had this happen? Just wondering if it is possible that it skipped the weeping stage and went straight to scabbing? I would be delighted if this were the case!
Hi, yes you could be sitting pretty : ) Usually Valtrex doesn't work as quickly if the cold sore had already developed, but there are always exceptions to the rule. You must continue to take the whole course of Valtrex, because even if the appearance is improving, the medication might not have treated the virus fully.
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