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A 47-year-old member asked:

Is it recommended to take lysine and valtrex (valacyclovir) together?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
You can: You can do that if you want. Lysine is not usually prescribed by doctors since taking an oral supplement has no proven benefits. Its use in preventing herpes outbreaks is highly debatable.

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