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1st dose Valtrex (valacyclovir) for cold sores. Dizzy with funny vision. I do have MS ... Could it be my MS or the valtrex (valacyclovir). Should i stick to zovirax instead?
A girl says she takes a prescription med for cold sores she gets in mouth. I thought meds are for genital herpes? Why would she take for hsv1?
About to get breast surgery and i take famvir, (famciclovir) will this effect anything?
After suffering with hsv2 outbreak up & down since last October. I've been taking aciclovir 400mg 4 x daily and now have more on my coccyx and face???
Alouivcior is this medication only used to treat herpes virus's ? ( i may spelt it wrong)
Am I supposed to take acyclovir and an antibiotic during an outbreak?
Anyone have experience w/ denavir (penciclovir)?
Are acyclovir pills useful for eye infections?
Are antiviral medications successful in fighting herpes induced encephalitis?
Are cold sores different from genital herpes?Also, is there any medication that can supress it? I only use acyclovir cream when I have an outbreak.
Are people with genital herpes recommended to take daily anti-virals?
Are the supplement gene-eden vir good for herpes?
Are there any alternatives to valtrex (valacyclovir) suppressive therapy for hsv 2 outbreaks? What are the physical triggers of outbreaks? Weightlifting?
Are there any herbal supplements that I can take to treat my herpes outbreaks?
Are there any recommendations for reducing the likelihood of a herpes outbreak (besides medication)?
Are there any vitamin regimen recommended for molluscum contagious?
Are there bad side effects to valtrex (valacyclovir)? Why would anyone decide not to stay on it for daily suppressive therapy?
Aside from acyclovir, what are other recomended cheap anti viral oral mdicine to cure herpes zoster?
Been on acyclovir 7 yrs for hsv2-6? - have reflex and if I stop acyclovir get sick - isit withdrawal
Been taking acyclovir for 3 days now Genital herpes are burning what can I use to help treat it?
Been taking Valtrex (valacyclovir) for 2 months now then got what i thought was whitlow But I've had it for 3 weeks now. Could it be something different? contagious?
BF has HSV2. Is taking Valtrex 1x1 daily help to suppress the virus from shedding? Am I safe when he uses condom always? I tested negative
Can a medication be used to treat both oral and genital herpes?
Can a person still be contageous after applying the herpes medication denavir (penciclovir)?
Can acyclovir cause dizziness and daily headaches while using for treatment of shingles?
Can acyclovir have any other use besides treating herpes?
Can anti-viral pills be taken for HPV just like Herpes? What type should I start taking if yes? If not, what medicine then to use for the virus? HPV16
Can antiviral drugs make the infection to recurr instead of life long immunity? Ex: Chicken pox
Can antiviral drugs prevent mono severity?
Can Augmentin 625mg be taken with Acyclovir ( Zirax 400mg ) to treat both flue and HSV ?
Can I have a dental filling done while taking valtrex (valacyclovir)?
Can i still donate blood if i took valtrex (valacyclovir)?
Can i still take acyclovir 200 mg 1 wk after 1st chickenpox rash appeared. Doc says taking acyclovir at this stage will make me less infectious.
Can i take 1500mg Valtrex (valacyclovir) for coldsores every 12 hours until they are gone?
Can i take acyclovir (800 mg) and valaciclovir (1 g) together? I think I am misdiagnosed with genital herpes, what can I do?
Can i take ibuprofen with acyclovir, due to headaches i seem to have started getting since taking the drug for genital herpes?
Can I take lysine to decrease my herpes outbreak?
Can i take medication for herpes even before I have an outbreak to prevent it?
Can I use aciclovir and l-lysine together.
Can I use monistat to ease the itch and pain of herpes while taking Acyclovir? If not how do I relief symptoms?
Can my boyfriend still get herpes if he takes the acyclovir medication before an outbreak?
Can starting acyclovir as a suppressive therapy trigger an outbreak?Haven't had an outbreak in months,but a dr suggested it.
Can taking 500 mg Valtrex (valacyclovir) daily cause more outbreaks if you decide to not take it anymore?
Can taking medication like acyclovir affect the herpes IgG test?
Can taking Valtrex (valacyclovir) result in urinary retention?
Can u take Valtrex (valacyclovir) and Clomid together?
Can Valacyclovir be prescribed remotely via chat?
Can Valtrex (valacyclovir) be prescribed to treat any other virus besides herpes?
Can Valtrex (valacyclovir) cancel out birth control like a anti biotic?
Can you drink alcohol while taking Valtrex (valacyclovir) for genital herpes?
Can you drink alcohol whiled taking famvir famciclovir for shingles?
Can you get herpes from someone if they have no outbreak and they are taking the medicine for it?
Can you get hyper on valcyte (valganciclovir)?
Can you get oral herpes from sharing a drink with someone that has herpes and is taking medication for it?
Can you still get herpes if the person has no outbreak and only takes medication when there is an episode? And you were wearing a condom?
Can you take together oxycodone 5 mg for pain and Valtrex (valacyclovir) for your first breakout ?
Can you take Valtrex (valacyclovir) and use zovirax cream? Have an important meeting.
Can you tell me for example taking Valtrex (valacyclovir) daily to reduce and STD breakout. what are the long-term effects?
Can zoster run its course and go away without taking the antiviral?
Can zovirax (acyclovir) treat an absess ? Make it go away ?
Chronic urethritis, usually like every 2 years..was told being caused by HSV2 in 2013, NEVER HAD AN OUTBREAK EVER,given 1000mg of Valtrex (valacyclovir) w/ this work?
Cold sore outbreak. What is the recommended dose of valrex?
Currently taking valacyclovir for daily suppressive therapy (hsv-2) it's making me feel suicidal. Is there something else i can take daily?
Diagnosed w/bell's palsy 3 weeks ago. Have severe pain now -no rash, maybe ramsay hunt. Can't take prednisone bc of diabetes wld Valtrex (valacyclovir) be useful now?
Do I have to take Valtrex (valacyclovir) every day or just when prodrome symptoms arise? I have ghsv1.
Do i need to take medication for herpes simplex virus 1?
Do you need to take drugs for the shingles virus or can you let it heal on it's own? Doctor wasn't sure if my rash is shingles, but still gave meds.
Doc prescribed zovirax, (acyclovir) 45 capsules, 1 every 8 hours, no refil, l does she really think I have herpes while awaiting results or just being cautious?
Does acyclovir have any other uses beside treating herpes?
Does being on famciclovir prevent one from catching colds or viruses? I am on 250mg 2x day and will be for a very long time. I am on enbrel (etanercept).
Does diet impact frequency of hsv 2 outbreaks? If suppressive therapy is taken, what time of day is best?
Does echinacea help suppress herpes?
Does taking garcinia cambogia supplements cause herpes simplex out breaks if you have this virus?
Does Valtrex (valacyclovir) cause loss in sex drive?
Eight weeks pregnant with herpes outbreak can I take acyclovior is it safe.
Even though I take acyclovir for genital herpes will it affect my pregnancy in the long run?
Family history of depression=10% chance of depression. Side effect of valtrex (valacyclovir)=7% of the same. Assume 17% chance of depression if I take valtrex (valacyclovir)?
Finished an antiviral medicine, breakout not completely healed...should I refill it until outbreak completely gone or just use one prescription?
Following on my q; is it advisable to take acyclovir now if it's herpes otites? I had it for 3 weeks. My doc didn't think it would help the bells.
For the past 3 weeks i've been getting cold sores back to back - seems cyclic. Taking Valtrex (valacyclovir) and lysine. What could be the cause? Healthy otherwise.
For what length of time do symptoms for herpes usually last on the first outbreak and taking medication?
Got first stage of a cold sore two days ago, took two Valtrex (valacyclovir) tablets every 12 hours for one day as told. Is it safe to give oral to partner or no?
Had shingles in my ear and lost my hearing.Inf. Disease dr. Said i must take Valtrex (valacyclovir) 1gm daily for the rest of my life.I am 65, is this necessary?
Have tried prescription Valtrex (valacyclovir) pills and ointment at the first signs. Still have fever blisters twice a month or more . Any preventative options.?
Hello, I am suffering from shingles from a week now and few affected areas have started to cure while few has blisters on it. I did undergo 7 days Valtrex and Tylenol medication and now the doctor has advised me to start with postherpetic medicines. When
Herpes (hsv 1) treatment doubts! (taking peroxide and acyclovir), are these helpful?
I am 32 year male , got diagnosed with herpes simplex virus and prescribed acyclovir medication for 7 days 5 tabs a day.
I have sores insi?
Hi I just diagnosed with shingles. I am.also.on HIV medication ART. Is it Ok to take both antiviral medication at the same time? Thx
Hi i was diagnose with gentital herpes in 2010 and now I am pregnant in my first trimester.I am having a outbreak is it safe for me to take acyclovior?
Hi, Is it ok to take valtrex (valacyclovir) while I am doing my IVF shots ?
Hi,I suffer from oral herpes.My GP told me acyclovir isn't affective.
Hi,I'm taking 400 acyclovir for herpes twice a day.I having trouble swallowing them.Is one tablet effective.
Hi,Is there a available vaccine for herpes.I take acyclovir 400mg twice a day.The medication isn't successful.
How do you reduce the number of outbreaks of herpes if you're already on suppressive treatment with anti virals?
How effective is acyclovir at treating hpv?Dr. Prescribed this to me.I know its usually for herpes.
How effective is Valtrex (valacyclovir) for hsv? What's the update regarding the disease? Any home remedies once an outbreak is shown either for HSV 1 or HSV 2? Thnx
How likely is it i will pass the herpes 2 virus if i'm taking valacyclovir daily and use condoms and don't have outbreaks?
How long after takong Valtrex (valacyclovir) for shingles will they go away? I already took my full doses of 4 pills at 1,000 mgs. I've had shingles for 3 weeks.
How long can it take for herpes simplex 2 to show up. How can I prevent future beeakouts?
How long does an outbreak of genital herpes to clear up with out medication? I was told that mine was too advanced into the outbreak for medication..
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