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    Condition: Genital Herpes
    7/25/2011 11:29:51 PM

    Reviewer: lifegoeson, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I just posted the same review at HerpesFish.com. The valtrex works extremely well. I figured out that once I find more than three blisters to call before it gets out of control, to the doctor for a refill. Side effects: Headache, nausea, heart burn, nightmares

    Condition: Genital Herpes
    7/16/2011 7:57:09 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I just started taking valacyclovir 500 mg once a day. It works well even though I rarely had breaks out before the meds. Im not sure how long I've had HSV2. The only thing I hate is the stomach pains.

    Condition: Genital Herpes
    6/2/2011 12:43:25 AM

    Reviewer: HerpesFish, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My first treatment was Valtrex of 1000mg, twice a day for 10 days. Subsequent outbreaks were treated with 500mg of Valtrex for 5 days. This treatment has worked well. Interesting, I posted this story to SingleHerpes.com and got a free month.

    Condition: Genital Herpes
    2/14/2011 11:52:26 AM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I'm 65 and have known I had it for the past 7 years. Prior to that I had no symptoms and my husband does not have it. Not sure where I contracted it but probably a prior marriage years ago. It works great. I take it 2 or 3 times a week for maintenance and as long as I do I have no outbreaks. The only side effect I have is occasional night sweats. My doctor said if I take it daily, to sta ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Genital Herpes
    1/10/2011 8:50:48 AM

    Reviewer: Lost Libido, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I took Valtrex for 5 years although my break outs probably only occured several times a year during stressful periods. During that time period my Libido dramatically decreased and I blamed every other medicine I was on. The doctor's never mentioned Valtrex could have this side effect. I decided to stop taking Valtrex and treat symptoms as they arise and within 6 months I noticed a dractic diff ... Show Full Comment

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