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Lucy29

Hi guys 

I haven’t posted in a while since I started my

supressive therapy in may.. it seems to be going okay I haven’t noticed any sores since I started  but what I do get a lot of is prodomes and itchiness it was quite bad when I first started taking the tablets and I actually thought it was the tablets making it worse. About a month in I felt funny down there so went to get checked out and was told there was nothing there.. now that feeling I get often and I really don’t know what it is I’ve examined myself a lot and I can never see anything there but it feels like something is.. sometimes I can notice a tiny tiny break in the skin and then the next day it’s gone but if I walk somewhere far or exercise it becomes irritated again and seems to come back. 

I get tingly feelings alot in my legs my back and my bum I see a specialist for hsv who monitors me on the tablets and she said I shouldn’t get that  whilst on the meds’ And it could be non hsv related so I should see a doctor. 

Righr now as we speak I have burning in both legs but no active sore and I can sometimes feel it in my arms but rarely.. 

I haven’t thought about hsv as much since on suppressive as in general it has eased my symptoms alor as I was having monthly OBs for the last two years but I’ve never had prodomes as much as this in all them 2 years even when  an OB was coming it would be tingly and sore in the genital area I wouldn’t get leg tingles now I get them a lot.  I take Extra meds when I get these feelings to try and stop it if it is one coming but it literally has no effect and the prodomes if it is hsv continue.  

 

Has anyone experienced this ? 

 

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Arrowhead

I do.  I also have sore lymph areas and hamstrings.  I get a feeling like chafe, but no ob.  I mike lemon balm oil and cocnut oil apply to penis, butt crack, and inner thighs, basicly anywhere skin rubs and ob could occur.  This provides relief to the chafing feeling, instantly!  Nothing stops the legs and genital lymph area from soreness. But the skin feels better.

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friendlyboy

I do too, I even get new lesions almost every day, though usually anywhere unrelated to where I feel prodromes.

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