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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
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

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

In brief: Yes

You can take the penicillin for the presumed bacterial infection, and the anti-viral Valtrex (valacyclovir) will cover the genital herpes infection.
Dr. John Munshower
Dr. John Munshower
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Dr. Jessica Khan
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
1 doctor agrees

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Jessica Khan
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