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PurpleandGray

Do anti anxiety or anti depression work?

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PurpleandGray

Hi all I was just wondering if anyone had any views on anti anxiety or depression meds for herpies. Although I am stressed about the situation my question   Is more concerning the physical symptoms that herpies brings like itchy skin irritations... do you think that leveling out your body with a medicine like this could help? Or could these chemicals bring on more breakouts? Thank you

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Free73

I would recommend taking suppressants like Valtrex because that's what it is designed to do. Taking anti-depressants to prevent physical symptoms seems a bit silly to me i'm sorry to say.

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West end gal

Antidepressants haven't helped my symptoms, but has helped with the anxiety related to the virus immensely...

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