herpes treatment is needed to make sure that you can get healed
quicker and get less outbreak period. In this article, we will have detailed
discussion about episodic and suppressive treatment. The first one is the
episodic treatment. This type of treatment will be proper choice if you have
less than 6 recurrent outbreaks of genital herpes per year. Usually, doctor
will suggest you to take a 5 day acyclovir course when you feel the numb and
tingle of the symptom.
The next genital herpes treatment is suppressive
treatment. This treatment is given for you who have more than 6 outbreaks per
year. It is also suggested if you have severe symptom. In conclusion, this is a
long term treatment with acyclovir consumption every day.Most of genital herpes patient that is taking this type of
treatment will need to take acyclovir 2 times per day. The acyclovir then
advices to be consume every day for about 6 up to 12 months.
treatment is not only helping you to decrease the genital herpes outbreak but
also minimize the risk of infecting your partner with genital herpes. The
suppressive treatment itself will be stopped after 12 months of medication
period. After the treatment medication for about 2 years, the genital herpes
outbreak will be reduced. If suppressive treatment is not enough, the doctor
will ask to take specialist treatment.
herpes has close relation with HIV especially when you have recurrent
outbreaks. It is even get worse if you have weak immune system level. Just be
sure that you avoid any sexual intercourse such as oral or anal sex when you
have genital herpes. At least you need to avoid it until the ulcer and blister
is cleared. Do not share any flannel or towel to minimize genital herpes