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Does Amoxicillin interact with Valtrex when taken for shingles?

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Posted on Wed, 23 May 2018 in Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
Question: Can you take amoxicillin and Valtrex for shingles at the same time. I have a sinus infection and my shingles has returned. YYYY@YYYY
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Answered by Dr. Michelle Gibson James 54 minutes later
Brief Answer:
they are no known interactions

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HI, thanks for using healthcare magic

According to medscape professional drug checker and drugs.com drug interaction checker which are sites used by doctors, there are no interactions between these medications.

They can be safely used together

I hope this helps, feel free to ask any other questions
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