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32w pregnant having a stress shingles outbreak on l side of low back/ buttock, its so painful w/sacrum nerve pain. Can i safely take my valacyclovir?

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Dr. Peterson Pierre
Dermatology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Valacyclovir

This drug is pregnancy category b so it should be safe to take.

In brief: Valacyclovir

This drug is pregnancy category b so it should be safe to take.
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Dr. Ryan Phasouk
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Class B

Valacyclovir is considered pregnancy class b, so it should be ok.
Consult with your obstetrician first.

In brief: Class B

Valacyclovir is considered pregnancy class b, so it should be ok.
Consult with your obstetrician first.
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