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I am taking pennicillin due to being sick however just noticed i have broke out with a genital herpes area can intake my valtrex (valacyclovir) to?

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Dr. John Munshower answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Yes: You can take the penicillin for the presumed bacterial infection, and the anti-viral Valtrex (valacyclovir) will cover the genital herpes infection.

Answered 3/11/2023

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Dr. Jessica Khan answered

Specializes in

Yes: It is fairly common to have herspes outbreak during times of stress, infection with another bug being a very common form of such stress. It is safe to take penicillin and Valtrex (valacyclovir) together.

Answered 11/27/2017

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