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Missed antiviral drug for herpes - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
User :   i have a question
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i'm on antiviral drugs for herpes
User :   valacyclovir
User :   and i've smoked marijuana forgetting that i had to take my night time dose
Doctor :   ok
User :   1000 mg
User :   was wondering if its a bad idea to mix the two
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ues it will be bad to mix
User :   so should i just skip this dose
User :   and take it in the morning?
Doctor :   you can take the missed dose now in the morning, and the night dose at th eusual time
User :   ok
User :   thank you
Doctor :   and please remember to take medications on time
User :   ok
Doctor :   as the action of th edrug depends on the timing also
Doctor :   to eradicate the virus
User :   yup..made a mistake..forgot
User :   thanks
User :   bye
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
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