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Is it ok if I will not use acyclovir cream if I am already using oral acyclovir to treat chickenpox?
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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Yes
Acyclovir cream is not very effective to begin with, and if you're already taking oral acyclovir, it's completely unnecessary.

In brief: Yes
Acyclovir cream is not very effective to begin with, and if you're already taking oral acyclovir, it's completely unnecessary.
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