What is Valtrex?
Valtrex is an antiviral treatment for genital herpes which is used to relieve the immediate symptoms of an outbreak of liquid-filled blisters and red sores that appear in the genital area. This medicine also works as a preventive treatment that can be taken at a lower dose for longer periods of time.
Genital herpes is highly contagious and is transmitted through sexual contact. Genital herpes should be treated at early stage to reduce the spread of the infection. Although it cannot cure genital herpes, Valtrex will control the virus. When taken daily, the treatment can help patients get rid of the visible symptoms.
The genital herpes treatment Valtrex is only available with a prescription. Patients requiring this treatment must complete a short online consultation, which is free. Our team of doctors will decide whether taking this treatment is suitable for you, depending on your health and medical history.
You can order Valtrex online at medicmix.com in its original branding after filling in a free online consultation. When one of our doctors approves your application for Valtrex, a prescription will go to our pharmacy, which will take care of sending the drug to you.
How effective is Valtrex?
Valtrex treats the genital herpes virus effectively, giving you fast relief from your symptoms. Although genital herpes cannot be cured, Valtrex can be used to attack an outbreak quickly, returning the virus to a dormant state, preventing its ability to multiply. Of the two treatments we offer, Valtrex is known to be more effective in patients ove 50 years of age.
How does Valtrex work?
Valtrex contains an active ingredient called Valaciclovir hydrochloride. Once the medication is in the body, it divides turns into an ingredient known as Aciclovir. Aciclovir acts quickly restricting the expansion of infected cells, preventing them from reproducing and spreading to healthy cells.
Who can take Valtrex?
Valtrex is an antiviral drug similar to Famvir. In addition to treating men and women suffering from genital herpes, Valtrex can also treat herpes zoster or shingles and thrush in children under 12 years of age.
If you are over 65 years of age, or you suffer from liver or kidney problems you should mention these condition during the consultation because it may make the use of genital herpes treatment Valtrex ineffective for you. You will not be prescribed tje medication if you are pregnant of breast-feeding.
If you are taking tablets Valtrex, be sure to have safe sex to minimize the risk of infection.
How to take Valtrex for genital herpes?
The tablets should be swallowed whole with or without food. When treating an outbreak, you will need to take all the medicine which was prescribed even if symptoms disappear. Patients who are taking Valtrex as a preventive treatment should take the recommended dose, unless a doctor has said otherwise.
What is the recommended dose?
For treatment of genital herpes, take one 500mg tablet twice daily. Keep taking the medicine for 5 days. To prevent the symptoms from returning, the smaller dose should be taken twice a day. Valtrex is more potent when taken early in the outbreak.
Are there any side effects?
This medicine may cause some effects, depending on your tolerance for active ingredient. Reported side effects include:
- Abdominal pain
- Nausea and vomiting
- Mild skin reactions
How can I order Valtrex?
Valtrex and other treatments for genital herpes can be purchased through medicmix.com online via our completely secure shopping system. We supply only brand name drugs to patients in need of an effective prescription medication. To obtain a prescription for Valtrex, you should first complete an online consultation. This process takes only minutes and is free. The query results will determine whether you may take anti-viral drug Valtrex.