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can I take nyquil while taking acyclovir

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Long
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Zovirax (acyclovir): The answer to this question is unknown. I wouldn't zovirax (acyclovir) to prevent shedding. Even studies on the newer meds don't establish that "shed ... Read More

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
12 1/2-15 hours: The half life (time for elimination of half the drug) of acyclovir/zovirax is 2 1/2-3 hours in adults with normal kidney function. A drug is fully eli ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
HSV: Very very unusual to have lesions all over your body if they are really due to hsv. Are you sure this is not varicella (chickenpox)? You might want ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience Family Medicine
No interactions: There is no interaction between acyclovir and morphine.
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Yes you can.
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Dr. STEPHEN GIROUX
39 years experience Pharmacology
No : Acyclovir won't affect you negatively, but you should never take an anti-infective without the supervision of your healthcare professional who can eva ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Less: The degree to which suppression of the virus will limit its transmissibility is not known, but it will certainly be less than if no suppression occurr ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
No: Acyclovir only treats certain viral illnesses. Pimples are not caused by viruses.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Zovirax (acyclovir): "Zovirax is contraindicated for patients who develop hypersensitivity to acyclovir or valacyclovir." See: http://www.drugs.com/pro/zovirax.html
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Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
Half life : Is 3 hours. Meaning that after three hours will will have 200mg remaining in you system, after a dose age of 400mg. So for subtherapeutic levels 1-2 ... Read More
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