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Higher doses of antiviral drugs are often needed to treat herpes in people with HIV. Also, many people with HIV have strains of the herpes virus that resist treatment with the standard antiviral drugs.

From: Genital Herpes and HIV WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:  Center for HIV Information, University of California San Francisco.  CDC.

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on September 09, 2018

SOURCES:  Center for HIV Information, University of California San Francisco.  CDC.

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on September 09, 2018

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