|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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