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I take 1 gm of Valtrex (valacyclovir) daily but yet my tongue feels its on fire i can see them popping up anything i can do to not feel any pain of mouth sores?

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Dr. Darrin Cunningham
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Aphthous ulcers

Those are likely to be aphthous ulcers and not herpes.
These are not viral and therefore not responsive to valtrex (valacyclovir). Dilute hydrogen peroxide rinses can help. I also use chloraseptic lozenges as they have Benzocaine to numb then and give relief.

In brief: Aphthous ulcers

Those are likely to be aphthous ulcers and not herpes.
These are not viral and therefore not responsive to valtrex (valacyclovir). Dilute hydrogen peroxide rinses can help. I also use chloraseptic lozenges as they have Benzocaine to numb then and give relief.
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