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What are the treatments for urethritis caused by herpes simplex virus?

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Urethritis caused by herpes simplex virus can be treated with:

  • Acyclovir (Zovirax)
  • Famciclovir (Famvir)
  • Valacyclovir (Valtrex)

From: Urethritis WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

Newman, L. , 2007. Clinical Infectious Diseases

Mandell, G. Elsevier, 2009. Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases,

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on November 20, 2017

SOURCES:

Newman, L. , 2007. Clinical Infectious Diseases

Mandell, G. Elsevier, 2009. Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases,

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on November 20, 2017

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