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My Outer labia and around it is itching. I did have genital herpes. Can I put Mupirocon on it to stop the herpes from coming back up?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine

In brief: It

Will not stop the Herpes from coming back nor does it work for Herpes.
Recurrence of Herpes can be decreased by using Acyclovir orally and higher dose for exacerbations.Topical Acyclovir or Abreva can be used locally to speed up healing

In brief: It

Will not stop the Herpes from coming back nor does it work for Herpes.
Recurrence of Herpes can be decreased by using Acyclovir orally and higher dose for exacerbations.Topical Acyclovir or Abreva can be used locally to speed up healing
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