Is there an effective treatment to reduce genital herpes symptoms?

Yes. The cyclovir drugs, xerese, etc. Get to a physician for oral antiviral therapies.
Treatment available. There is no cure for oral or genital herpes, but antiviral medications are helpful in preventing or clearing up herpes sores. Topical antiviral creams are somewhat helpful but not as helpful as oral medications. To treat an outbreak, one should start the medication as soon as possible to get the best effect. Preventing recurrences helps stop the spread of herpes to a spouse or partner.