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  1. Neurontin for severe outbreak
    ... viral works for others (like valtrex to famvir or acyclovir ). Is this your primary OB? That is, how long have...

  2. Valtrex side effects question
    ... genital herpes type II for 20 plus years and been on acyclovir and valtrex at various times for suppressive therapy...

  3. Females only ... sorry guys
    ... first clue of a break out and still is. I began taking acyclovir 5 months after being diagnosed and have not had a...

  4. Something seems wrong
    ... with no relief for 2 months. I have had 2 rounds of Acyclovir and now am on Valtrex. I've been on the Valtrex for...

  5. Geographical Incidence of Herpes
    ... DAY, 4-5 times per day, just like being dependent on Acyclovir . I've been hoping it would put this virus into submission...

  6. Losing my mind!
    ... medicine, that's sold OTC and it's just as effective as acyclovir , which is only gotten as a prescription. My OBs are...

  7. pretty sure i have herpes.
    ... from there. she gave me some anti virul pills though ( acyclovir ). i asked about valtrex cause ive read how good it...

  8. Acyclovir dosage
    ... I don't think acyclovir is supposed to be taken more than 3x per day for five...
    ... I was always told 5 X per day for Acyclovir . Now I take Valtrex because of the ease of 1 X per...
    ... Acyclovir can be taken 5 x day (the 200 mg pills) for outbreaks...

  9. just diagnosed and scared
    ... bit more. She was given the same medication I was, Acyclovir , lol! She also as a kid got oral herpes sores. Make...
    ... Famvir is not offered through that program. However, acyclovir IS offered. My doctor mentioned that she does not...
    ... this with anyone...just my husband. As for the Rx. Acyclovir is cheap and can be effective. It was the first Rx...

  10. My life is on hold.
    ... read that when the liver synthesizes it, it becomes acyclovir but it has worked much better for my cold sores.....
    ... breakouts the first year) I take Lysine daily & add Acyclovir sometimes if I do have an outbreak to speed up healing...

  11. The dirty work...spreading the truth about herpes.
    ... scale, so that helped. And they charge very little for acyclovir . I think all people who get married should have to...

  12. Please tell me about ozone therapy !
    ... finding better treatments than the useless Valtrex and Acyclovir which are just more ways the pharm industry wants...
    ... lumps are definitely quite painful....... I have used acyclovir only sometimes because I was hoping that maybe the...

  13. Having both 1 and 2? ADVICE (and support) PLEASE!!
    ... my genitals because I was on a suppresive dose of Acyclovir for my cold sores AND I shave so she thought it was...

  14. herpes outreak won't fully heal.... what could be the problem?
    ... something else. i have taken two perscriptions of acyclovir (zovirax) over two weeks and it was pretty much better ... cuts" they get re-opened when i have sex? or is this acyclovir just not working?? i am really frustrated with my...

  15. What has helped me with my continual daily OBs...
    ... about hair loss due to long term use of Valtrex and Acyclovir ! I've tried to go it the natural way even though it...

  16. My first out break
    ... risk of infection. Infected infants are treated with acyclovir , so it's probably safe to take when pregnant....

  17. Odd new outbreak location for my old genital herpes
    ... while, but I still refused to take Valtrex. I've used Acyclovir some which I got from Planned Parenthood, but after...

  18. So worried.Can't Concentrate
    ... risk of having contracted the HSV 2 virus? I am on acyclovir 400's four times a day. I know I need to get tested...

  19. Valtrex - Free? =) Free Clinics?! lol (and info for newbies)
    ... Anyone know where you can get free valtrex or Acyclovir ? I just moved to new york city, there has to be SOME...
    ... pay the same amount. Hope that helps. They supply Acyclovir , but I don't think Valtrex....

  20. New here and desparate
    ... to getting outbreak after outbreak, she put my on acyclovir . I've been on it for a little more than a year...

  21. New Product I found that works RIGHT away!!
    ... mentioned works as fast and as well, if not better, than acyclovir !! Acyclovir was the fastest & best-working product...

  22. different types of sores?
    ... doctor finally prescribed Denavir (a topical cream) and Acyclovir (an oral antiviral). I started using those any time...

  23. QuickClear is that really work for herpes?
    ... about Herpes virus, I was tried a lot of medicine, acyclovir , zovirax, famvir, valtrex, also herb medicine none...

  24. from genitals to mouth?
    ... last year and had obs pretty frequently. he was on acyclovir , but ran out. today I woke up with another cold...

  25. anyone have a reaccuring outbreak that lasted long?
    ... surpressives as i havnt been to the doctor yet.. im using acyclovir to control it but been suffering for way over a month...

  26. Stressing out and Scared
    ... Pardon my misuse of the term. I was treated with the acyclovir ....

  27. Alternative methods-what has worked for you?
    ... future outbreaks. If you do get one, you can take acyclovir to reduce the outbreak time. The thing is, once you...

  28. O Boy...
    ... bottle! So now I have this generic bull**** called ACYCLOVIR . Is this stuff good at all?...

  29. First outbreak - very painful
    ... days because i delayed getting help. they put me on acyclovir and gave me some zovirax cream and lidocain jelly...

  30. my heart is breaking
    ... I get the feeling one is starting, I start taking acyclovir and use the ointment. It goes away within days. ...

  31. This is ridiculous
    ... insurance, Valtrex was expensive. Get them to prescribe acyclovir , it's the older original version of medication for...

  32. is first outbreak really the worst?
    ... it, which is generic and alot cheaper...it's called Acyclovir , plus I used the Zovirax oinment. I've been looking...

  33. I'm Mourning Life
    ... just fine for my HSV2. The meds I take is called acyclovir . I actually had to research it because the doctors ... neglect to advise you about it. Between the acyclovir and Zovirax (ointment) I do just fine. Plus, keeping...

  34. Abreva
    ... Then go to the doctor and get a precription for acyclovir . It's a generic/older version of valtrex, and it...

  35. other than valtrex? please list if you know
    ... everyday and it was too expensive anyways. I use Acyclovir pills and Zovirax ointment. At the first signs of...

  36. Help please...
    ... consider asking your doctor for some antiviral meds like acyclovir or valtrex and see if that helps with the burning...

  37. Any info on experience with herbal/alternative treatment
    ... name I use Lysine! For me it works just as well as Acyclovir (but neither completely keeps me outbreak free) I...

  38. Burning groin and thighs
    ... burning and he thought it was herpes and prescribed acyclovir ....am taking 200 mg @ 5 times per day....have been...

  39. anyone else experience this?
    ... and what can be done about it.....presently taking acyclovir over the past couple of days but doesn't seem to have...
    ... and what can be done about it.....presently taking acyclovir over the past couple of days but doesn't seem to have...

  40. Someone please help me!!!
    ... first b/o was painful but didnt last long (I took acyclovir for a week as prescribed) Well........ we just got...

  41. Lots of Questions and very confused! Any help??
    ... 1 and type 2. I have had to use that medication ( acyclovir ) off and on since, but its never gotten very bad....

  42. Qustion about genital HSV1
    ... (from this site, thank you) and doubled up on the Acyclovir . I also "aired" and took 5 vitamin C's. I waited for...

  43. Acyclovir... ***? Help me! :(
    ... an outbreak, and my doctor perscribed me 21 400mg Acyclovir pills. So thats equals a 7 day treatment. Well...
    ... longer haur. Mine took almost a month to clear up. Acyclovir didn't really work too well for me. I'm on Valtrex...
    ... worn out and hurt like hell. I am taking 800 mg of acyclovir 3 x /day and I'm on day 10. It cleared up for 2 days...

  44. Try this one on for size....
    ... to mention pretty frigin confused...I take like 8 acyclovir pills every damn day, for 3 yrs nd BOOM OH YOU DONT...

  45. Have Anyone tried H- balm before?
    ... besides L-Lysine? I started taking Lysine with my acyclovir 200mg and I'm still waiting for some postive results...

  46. Lysine does wonders for coldsores
    ... next week. I want him to prescribe a medicine like acyclovir or zavirex. If I didn’t have a makeup stick I...

  47. ER visit last night confirmed Herpes
    ... walk, or sit...it's miserable. She prescribed me the acyclovir , but also gave me a prescription for Lidocaine Jelly...

  48. 5 months of suppressive therapy, going Great... then a RASH!?
    ... I’ve been taking Acyclovir (400mg twice a day) for the better part of 5 months...
    ... more postive results with Valtrex 1 gram than with Acyclovir 200mg. Before with valterx I rarely had OB but now...

  49. just diagnosed and with girlfriend
    ... I have discussed with my doc and he has put meon acyclovir as a preventative. Would really like to know if...

  50. Has anyone tried using the Noni juice?
    ... hey ! whats noni juice ? ive been taking Acyclovir tablets twice a day for a while now, but know that...

  51. question??
    ... I am currently taking acyclovir for about 3 years for genital herpes. I rarely ever...

  52. Odd pattern of occurrence?
    ... At that point I got suspicious and began taking acyclovir in the maintenance dose – just until I could get...

  53. FAMVIR: Outbreak on suppressive dose
    ... VERY quickly. Valtrex came me EXTREME vertigo and Acyclovir (Zovirax) gave me constant prodromal symptoms and...

  54. Herpes & Viral Meningitis
    ... days - they were giving me doses of antibiotics and acyclovir because they weren't sure if it was bacterial or viral ... herpetic viral spinal meningitis. It was treated with acyclovir . They said it is possible to have another episode...

  55. Price of Valtrex
    ... you don't have insurance. Talk to your doctor about acyclovir , it is more reasonably price and does the same job...

  56. acyclovir and eyesight
    ... showdoc/27000760/[/url] Not sure whether its the acyclovir that may be causing it or whether you may have a herpes...
    ... actual herpes virus...but was concerned that taking acyclovir had caused the problem - thanks again!...

  57. For those who take garlic...
    ... I've had herpes for years now and have come off acyclovir ...does garlic really work?...
    ... I'm 33) and it actually seems to get worse. I took acyclovir for 4 yearrs with a break of about 2 months every ... what seemes like constant pain/itchyness. I'm off the acyclovir for good and looking at other herbal ways to control...

  58. post herpes problems
    ... want to heal. Anyway, he has had a 5 day course of Acyclovir , which did seem to reduce the redness around the ...

  59. Valtrex or Acyclovir?
    ... nickel, collectively. Ever since I have started using Acyclovir at the first sign of a breakout (the tingling and ... sleep so I missed it!), it is too late, but still the Acyclovir shortens the cycle to like 1/2 the time. Why is it...
    ... on meds) Valtrex is actually a more potient form of acyclovir . THey are similar drugs yet dosing is much easier...
    ... I believe that there is also an acyclovir topical cream...have you tried that? Does Abreva...
    ... happens about 7-8 times a year) I take about 600 mg of acyclovir , and as long as I get it at the very start of the ... forming, I need a quick hit of medication - so the acyclovir is important because it isn't delayed-release. ... herpes - which would really be awful. When I use acyclovir for cold sores, I only use it for 24 hours. I've found ... something because they all have them), before I discovered acyclovir , the darn things would start at the corner of my mouth ... to the side of my nose. I twas so disgusting! The acyclovir has really put an end to all that. Since I started ... have had it 4 times this year), I discovered that acyclovir works in the same way for shingles. Take a large dose...

  60. Feeling Down
    ... Try getting on Valtrex Supressive Therapy or try Acyclovir suppressives, if that doesn't work. Also try Lysine...

  61. suppresive therapy
    ... for a year now, and I am married. I have been taking Acyclovir since my first outbreak. I started out taking 2 daily...
    ... for a year now, and I am married. I have been taking Acyclovir since my first outbreak. I started out taking 2 daily...

  62. Cimetidine and me...
    ... for about 10 years and have been controlling it with Acyclovir . I'm keen to now use something totally natural and...

  63. getting over monthly outbreaks..
    ... I've tried everything.. Lysine, garlic pills, Acyclovir , and a multi-vitamin. Nothing seems to work. And...

  64. I am in shock Please read and help me
    ... cream will help (from your dr), or they will give you Acyclovir to help speed up healing and the duration of the ob...

  65. Length of time for first breakout...
    ... you get to a clinic the faster they can prescribe Acyclovir , which will aid in faster recovery, and a lot less...

  66. Herpes and your period?
    ... to be a way to control the outbreaks. I am also on Acyclovir . When I forget to take them I have bad ob's. I think...

  67. Valtrex - Maybe this is as good as is gets
    ... about my situation. The MD thinks that I may have a ' acyclovir -resistant strain of HSV 2'. In other words, Acyclovir...

  68. Internal vaginal OB's - How common? How do you know?
    ... Not anymore. I was on Acyclovir in my first 6 months but i stopped because of fear...
    ... me what it was. I was in tears! Anyways, I was on Acyclovir since then until this month. I have stopped and immediatel...

  69. H, sex, and temptation!
    ... contract H if I was REALLY careful; condoms, daily Acyclovir , no hanky-panky during an OB, etc??? I would like...

  70. Lesion won't heal?
    ... I would have him get on meds. Acyclovir by doc or L-lysine over the counter. It is in the...

  71. Recurrent OB's and flu-like symtoms
    ... stinging, or pains up my leg. Pistachio--I do take acyclovir during an OB, but I'm not sure if it does anything...

  72. Lip Waxing When You Have HSV1
    ... 3 prong approach: 1. Take my antiviral ( I use Acyclovir ) about 1 hours before I wax. I take 3 200 mg pills ... the sugaring waxes. I also take an extra dose of Acyclovir later that evening. But I'm not sure how long I should ... the Nexium I take for reflux). So I only take the Acyclovir when I get a telltale tingling indicating the beginnings...

  73. Sooo Confused
    ... back positive for Shingles. So then I went on Acyclovir , now that was 1 month ago. NOW i am experencing what...

  74. Question for those that use H-Balm
    ... strength. I had also just started taking daily Acyclovir treatments right after this last outbreak started...

  75. Does anyone else feel constant prodromal symptoms?
    ... on the right side of my labia. I'm on suppressive acyclovir and sometimes I think that makes the prodromal feelings ... know if it's coincedental, but everytime I take an acyclovir tablet I can FEEL the virus travelling up and down ... my leg. Either the acyclovir makes the prodromal symptoms worse or it just isn...
    ... on the right side of my labia. I'm on suppressive acyclovir and sometimes I think that makes the prodromal feelings ... know if it's coincedental, but everytime I take an acyclovir tablet I can FEEL the virus travelling up and down ... my leg. Either the acyclovir makes the prodromal symptoms worse or it just isn...
    ... obsessively apply H-Balm, Peroxide and take extra acyclovir , I'd have a full-blown fairly bad OB instead of the ... test my theory that I would get a VERY bad OB without acyclovir and my topical treatments, but I have a boyfriend...
    ... this is rare with h but does happen. i have taken acyclovir for 6 months constantly, 800mg a day with no effect...


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