Need best guidance for genital herpes treatment will be highly depend on
your outbreak stages? It means that it will be depend on your outbreak
condition whether it is a primary infection or a recurrent outbreak. If the
outbreak is the first one that ever happens to you then you better make a visit
to local sexual health clinics. Commonly, they will prescribe some medicine of
antiviral tablets such as acyclovir.
Aciclovir is chosen since this type of medicine can
prevent the ability of herpes simplex virus to multiply. Even though this
medication is cannot clear the virus completely from your body. At least, you
will need five days of acyclovir medication. You are even possible to take a
longer acyclovir medication if you have new open sores and blister around your
Even though acyclovir is commonly suggested but it
still had some side effects such as feeling sick and headaches. There is also
other type of antiviral medication that can be used such as valaciclovir and
famciclovir. If the case is recurrent outbreak then you better visit the
doctor. The genital herpes treatment will be depending on the symptom.
If the genital herpes symptom is mild enough then
you can choose the home base treatment. Make sure to maintain the cleanliness
of affected area. You may use plain or salt water to make it clean. It will
absolutely helpful to prevent any infection that causing the ulcers and
blister. Moreover, it is also useful to prevent the affected areas become
You may also use the ice pack. Wrap the ice pack in
a cold, wet, tea bag or flannel to ease the pain and make the healing process
become faster. Just be sure not to apply the ice pack directly on your skin.
Another way is applying petroleum jelly or painkilling cream to ease the pain
when urinating. Drink enough amount of water and use proper clothing type
except tight clothing.