A 34-year-old female asked:
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is it ok to take valtrax that has been expired for 5 months?

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Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well : It depends if they have been stored at room temperature not exposed heat or access code for moisture there are usually fine and effective. For a doctor cannot recommend you take expired medications. Expired medications become less powerful lose their potency overtime. They don't suddenly become worthless however
Answered on Oct 31, 2016

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