herpes response to treatment
May 13, 2009
how lond does it take for herpes to start responding to treatment? CD4 COUNT BELOW 120OY
Response from Dr. Henry
Treatment for routine herpes simplex with drugs like acyclovir usually results in fairly prompt improvement (several days). Herpes zoster responds perhaps a little slower while drug resistant or very severe herpes can be more difficult to treat with slower response time. KH
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