What is Valtrex?

Valtrex is a valacyclovir drug, used to treat herpes infections.

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I am a 49 year old female, 142 lbs, in good health. I was diagnosed with genital herpes about 12 years ago. My last outbreak was 9/10 years ago. I...

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Yes, I am currently taking Valtrex (for on oral herpes outbreak). I took an antacid this morning--tagamet with my valtrex dose (an hour or so ago)....

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hi, these are common symptoms of tagamet (cimetidine). you need not be concerned. They will fade away once you stop those drugs after the full...

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Can I take either Zanocin or Valtrex if I m pregnant in 37 weeks? I ve got genital herpes mixed with dermatitis , and the heavy discharge in...

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Valtrex is safe in pregnancy In women with recurrent hsv, it should be started at 35 weeks of pregnancy, one pill daily, to prevent recurrence....

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