Valtrex

Get Adobe Flash player
KatB's Valtrex History (Ongoing)
Valtrex (valacyclovir)
1000 mg Daily Aug 15, 2012 - Last Update

KatB's Valtrex is for…

  • Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic Epstein-Barr Virus

KatB's side effects of Valtrex…

  • Migraine headaches Mar 15, 2011

Evaluations


Apr 21, 2012

  • Perceived effectiveness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Somewhat
Cost: < $25 monthly

About Valtrex (Prescription Drug)

Valtrex is a brand name for valacyclovir. It is used to treat herpes zoster (shingles) and genital herpes. It does not cure herpes infections but decreases pain and itching, helps sores to heal, and prevents new ones from forming.

Learn more about Valtrex in our Valtrex Community Report.