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I am coming up on my first year dealing with HSV-2. I have had a constant slight rash on my lower lip through the year with very frequent outbreaks in my mouth. I had frequency muscle twitches and neuralgia/parasthesia, twitches have reduced but my leg frequent feels the neuralgia.  I have used daily valtrex and famvir throughout the year with no significant effect despite trying higher doses. I have got the Varivax vaccine with an improvement maybe in outbreak frequency but it’s also my first year. I have tried amenivir spending 2k with disappointing results. Currently trying propolis, turmeric, and ginger supplements as well as a bunch of immune boosting supplements. I’ve ordered a bunch of Russian pharmaceuticals: cycloferon tablets, giaferon suppositories, panivir oral spray and the vitagerpavak vaccine. If these are not effective I really don’t know what else to do. I’ve tried steroid cream on my lip but I just makes it worse. Virulite did nothing. I just don’t know what else to try and trying to decide the best way to live my life post diagnosis moving forward. Anyone who can offer some advice or info on new vaccine trials or new med trials would be greatly appreciated.

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