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Is acyclovir cream useful for genital herpes outbreaks lesions?

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Dr. Robert Levine
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Yes

Yes

In brief: Yes

Yes
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Dr. Robert Levine
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Dr. Asha Kamnani
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Not really

Acyclovir cream is used for oral herpes.
It is not useful for genital herpes. You need to take acyclovir by mouth for genital herpes.

In brief: Not really

Acyclovir cream is used for oral herpes.
It is not useful for genital herpes. You need to take acyclovir by mouth for genital herpes.
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