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Been on acyclovir 7 yrs for hsv2-6? - have reflex and if I stop acyclovir get sick - isit withdrawal

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
3 doctors agree

In brief: Not sure

Withdrawal symptoms from Acyclovir would be quite unusual.
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In brief: Not sure

Withdrawal symptoms from Acyclovir would be quite unusual.
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Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. Michael Silverman
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree

In brief: Sounds like it

Although it is hard to understand long term prophylaxis is appropriate to prevent recurrences.

In brief: Sounds like it

Although it is hard to understand long term prophylaxis is appropriate to prevent recurrences.
Dr. Michael Silverman
Dr. Michael Silverman
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