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Will valtrex mess up regular blood tests

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Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

said i could have been exposed years ago but to have my boyfriend get tested with blood test so she ... igg was positive and my igm was negitive i went to specialist and she reviewed the blood... View answer

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

Hello. Is it possible that finding a small amount of blood in urine could be associated with taking Valtrex for a week for a mild case of shingles? And could this scenario interfere with losing pounds on my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Gaurang Krishna MD

, normally healthy and exercise regularly. For the last 6 weeks I've been very sick with an illness that has ..., taken today: 0000.jpg 0000.jpg Finally, around the 3rd week, I began having recurring purple... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurang Krishna ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Soumen Patra MD

a blood test to be sure I am positive for this virus. Is it possible to have a false positive on the culture? Is the blood test more accurate? Also, what would you suggest is causing this... View answer

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Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

I am a 73 year old woman and I have a history of shingles and I have a prescription for Valtrex . I just started on medication for high blood pressure called Xarelto and Losartan and Matopropol. I have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr. Kakkar S. MD

be genital herpes. He placed me on Valtrex (1gram, 2x a day) and said give it a shot. I have only taken six days worth of the Valtrex. The pain has gone down, not constant, but still present. A blood... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Krishna Jain MD

My mom is 82 she was diagnosed with shingles on Thursday and given valtrex and lyrica. Her kidneys ... and the valtrex every 8 hours. The valtrex we have started giving her 1/2 the dosage every 8 hours... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Krishna Jain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

had two test done and both came back negative. He has been getting worse. He has white spots ... circular sores and some looked whitish. She thought it might be herpes and gave him some Valtrex. We just ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ram Choudhary MD

yesterday for a second opinion and he did some blood tests and said from my symptoms i probably have both hsv1 and 2 and told me to start taking valtrex for a year. I am waiting for the results of the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ram Choudhary ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Vidya KR MD

. I went to the ER and a doctor had a very quick look and said that it was herpes, gave me valtrex ... gets tested quite often, and he got tested when we first became an item, and tested again... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vidya KR ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Santosh Kumar A MD

Hi, welcome to HCM. It is not a narcotic drug. Valtrex is an antiviral drug. It slows the growth and spread of the herpes virus so that the body can fight off the infection. Valtrex will not cure herpes, but...

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Valtrex (Valaciclovir) is unlikely to cause green stool. Iron formulations or rapid transit in the large bowels may cause greenish discolouration of stool

Dr. Ashwin Bhandari MD

It could be due to allergy. It needs to be investigated. Kindly meet your local GP.