Taking daily acyclovir for genital herpes, does birth control still work?

Yes. Good question you always want to be sure to ask about effect of medication on birth control pills must be careful with antibiotics but Acyclovir is antiviral not antibiotic.

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Will an outbreak of genital herpes make my birth control ineffective in any way? This is my first outbreak.

No. An outbreak of genital herpes doesn't alter the effectiveness of birth control types. However, one should consider abstinence until the outbreak is over, in case there are large numbers of Herpes viruses in the area of the outbreak, making transmission to one's partner more likely (unless the partner is already immune to the particular type of Herpes). Transmission can occur between outbreaks too.

Does zovirax (acyclovir) work for genital herpes? And if so how does it get rid of them?

Herpes. There are three oral anti-herpes medications available for treatment. Your physician can easily provide you with the appropriate treatment.

What is the daily dose of acyclovir for suppression of genital herpes?

400 mg 2x day. Or 200 mg 3-5 x day for people with normal immune systems. If immune system abnormal (hiv, chemo, transplant etc) then 400-800 mg 2-3 x day.
Ask you doctor. As I assume u mean genital herpes, either 400-800mg per day Valtrex (valacyclovir) usually works better the dose of that is 500-1000mg a day at your age you may only need the lesser dose please discuss with yoru doc.

I have these little bumps beside my mouth. They gave me treatment for genital herpes. How does that work? It's called zovirax (acyclovir)

Herpes. Herpes is a virus that can affect the genitals, anus, mouth or other mucosal areas. Acyclovir is an antiviral agent that shortens the time of infection.