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Outbreaks and meds

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Tone123

I've been reading up on alot of this and I'm just curious about the meds they offer here. They stop it from replicating and others keep the antibodies down. Just a thought and I'd appreciate any input on this. Wouldn't you much rather have high antibodies for this so the immune system can keep it at bay. Or am I all the way off?

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WilsoInAus

The medications are mainly based on disrupting replication.

I am not aware of medications for herpes with the purpose of reducing antibodies directly. Do you have an example?

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Tone123

I don't have an example no. I'm just curious if the meds should be taking if it's a mild ob. I would think to let antibodies built to keep it at bay. For replication purposes tho it's a good idea to take the meds you think?

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