It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Herpes Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-05-2005, 09:04 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 19
auguste HB User
herpes 2 oral and sun

just was diagnosed two mos ago, had first outbreak when I was skiing with my kid and went out today in the sun and park,(not used to restrictions) feels like another ob coming-- does that make sense? In other words, have you had experience with sun provoking outbreaks --should I try to stay out of the sun entirely? AND
if recurrences are rarewith herpes 2 oral--this seems awfully soon NO?
a month later to have a reccurrencargh
I really hated valtrex and dont want to go back on

thanks

Last edited by auguste; 04-06-2005 at 08:54 AM. Reason: clarification

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 04-07-2005, 05:45 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 116
unlucky_guy HB User
Re: herpes 2 oral and sun

Yes, exposure to the sun can trigger an outbreak (at least in people with oral herpes). Try sunscreen, it should help.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 04-08-2005, 01:29 PM   #3
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Posts: 41
kem2cdm HB User
Re: herpes 2 oral and sun

You don't have to stay out of the sun... try a lip balm or makeup with sunscreen in it, make sure to reapply with every couple hours of exposure.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
im really worried i have hiv from oral sex littlelionman HIV Prevention 28 08-11-2010 07:58 PM
Unusual Oral Herpes 1 transmission questions boballie Herpes 4 08-02-2008 03:41 PM
Oral Herpes and medications for it. foraminute Herpes 2 11-17-2007 04:23 PM
herpes sagittarius Herpes 7 10-11-2007 12:25 PM
how common is herpes? fromengland Herpes 4 03-12-2005 07:14 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:10 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!