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Do the AV's ever ramp up your other symptoms...

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Just curious...I'm on 500mg of Famvir twice a day and I swear it's ramping up burning and irritation...I've experienced this with valtrex as well....It may help with shedding ( which makes no sense given how active it feels) and it may even make the OB's easier but it sure doesn't alleviate symptoms or pain...anyone else experience this? There is def a different feeling to this burning than the normal neuralgia as well...

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I just posted the same myself. I was on 10 days of valtrex and experienced prodrome symptoms that entire time. Today is my first day off the medication, and no prodrome symptoms... very strange. 

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Miss Horne

Well f’ck me, this has happened to me too! Came off aciclovir on the 1st of Jan after being on a high dose for almost a year and I swear I haven’t felt this good in months! I’m still experiencing mild symptoms but nowhere near what I used to. Was afraid to comment in case people thought I was raving mad! Not sure how long this will last and it may come back with a vengeance knowing my luck but so far I’ve had 5 relatively peaceful days and I say Amen to that!

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