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kingleo83

:( Ive just found out i have hsv-2 and ive just been so depressed, does n e body know of n e pills I can take for that. Im not so depressed about that I have it,because i came to the conclusion i cant change that, but im just scared of wat else I have. I have to get a hiv test 2, and the symptoms are so close to one another, that is y im scared. can n e 1 tell me wat else i should be looking for?

and also ive been on valtrex for 3 days now and the burning has not gone away, and I noticed some blood and the end of my penis after I was done peeing. please help.

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curecomingverysoon

Pills for the HSV or pills for the depression? Either way, you need to see a doctor and get a prescription. Valtrex takes some time to work, especially on a first outbreak, it will only make it heal faster (say two weeks instead of three, for example)

The symptoms for HIV and HSV are very different but obviously it can't hurt to get it checked but know that the relative infection rate for HIV is fairly small.

You need to convey all these concerns to a doctor about the blood and see what he or she says.

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kingleo83

thanks

thanks so much for the help I need it right now. I was just diagnosed and I really feel im living in a nightmare. really just living in the fog.

and I was wondering if n e body else needed to go on depression pills? I was always happy and loved life so much. my outlook on life is totally different now. Does it ever get n e better. thank you

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sweetheart87

It gets better!!!

I was diagnosed before christmas and omg it hurt so bad I could barely sit. When found out that I had HSV-1 I was so upset and hurt I didn't know what to do. I cried for a really long time and then it just turned into anger..and then I realized I couldn't change anything about the fact that I had it, all you can do is learn about it and see what you can do to deal with issue. In time you will feel better again...it just takes time...and you can always find someone to talk to. This a good place..and I found support that I thought would never happen. I hope you feel better...and don't give up your better then the virus.

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kingleo83

thanks

thanks a lot for the support sweetheart.........I needed that right now.....

but it def. is frustrating, and I know exactly how u felt. Im going on suppression therapy now, so I guess time will tell. and yea I def needed some people to talk to I felt so alone. it drove me crazy...

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sweetheart87

no problem

Kingleo83...I'm glad that your starting to feel better. I have been on my suppersive treatment for 2 weeks now and I'm doing so much better. If you ever need anyone to talk to i'm you can also find me...I need the support as well and it would be nice to talk to someone about the virus since we both have it....even though i'm a girl and your a guy...we still have something in common....hope to talk to you soon.

sweetheart:)

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anxious32

I also had to go on antidepressants after being diagnosed with HSV2. And i have always been very upbeat and positive individual.

Even though im not to keen on the idea, many people suggested to just take them for a lil bit, just to take the edge off and help the anxiety i was feeling. And i must admit it has helped, and now i am also going to therapy, so hopefully, i will be off the meds soon.

So if you feel you are feeling really down and need a lil help dont feel ashamed to speak to your dr about it.

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TheArcheologist

I was there. its not a big deal just a skin condition and a minor irritation. after that first outbreak it will get a lot better. As well you may consider avoiding the antivirals after you get over this OB and let your body build up antibodies. Also be active, if you work out it will both keep your immune system in check and help with the depression. I may also suggest takeing Lysine its a amino acid that helps your body heal.

if you have anymore questions feel free to ask away.

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