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How do you treat genital herpes?

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Once you're, the virus remains in your body for life. Antiviral medication (such as Famvir, Valtrex, and Zovirax) can help reduce the length and severity of both the initial and later outbreaks. If you have outbreaks often, your doctor may prescribe medicine for you to take every day to suppress them.

SOURCES: 

American Academy of Family Physicians. 

National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC. 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 

Hepatitis B Foundation.

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on November 14, 2017

SOURCES: 

American Academy of Family Physicians. 

National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC. 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 

Hepatitis B Foundation.

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on November 14, 2017

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