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Misery

How long does it take for Valacyclovir/Valtrex to kick in?

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Misery

My gyn prescribed me Valacyclovir 1Gram twice a day for 3 days. I just got a Rx from my pcp to go on daily suppressive therapy, taken 1Gram once a day. I have not seen a change in the past 3 days of taking Val twice a day for 3 days yet. I am still itchy at times throughout the day, and I have lots of dry spots which I always perceive as my obs.

My question is does it take time for this ti kick in or is this just a sign that its not working?

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