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A 31-year-old female asked:

I have hsv2 and am pregnant. i take daily suppressive valtrex prior to pregnancy as i am imunnocompromised. is it safe to continue this medication in pregnancy?

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Dr. Steven McCornack
Anesthesiology 34 years experience
Valtrex is often continued during pregnancy and has a good record of safety in this regard. If you are concerned consult your obstetrician
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