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Tongue Sore And Herpes

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Sulfameth/trimethoprim

Can I take this for sores on my tongue? I think I may have tongue herpes?
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...This would be a very unusual treatment for any mouth sores. Further, it has no activity at all against herpes. If this is what you have, a specific diagnosis should first be made, and you should then consider some specific anti-herpes Read more »

Oral Health- warts on tongue & fever blister

i have been on altripla for 25 days and within the last 5 days have pumps on sores on my tongue and... Read more »

mouth sores

Hi DoctorThanks for your informative site. I am a 38 year old male who has been positive 5 years. ... Read more »
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Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

... What Is Herpes? HSV and HIV How Is HSV Transmitted? How Is Herpes Treated? Can Herpes Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

... Overview Cause Transmission Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prevention Complications Overview Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted infection (STI). According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Zoster (Shingles)

... Can Shingles Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Shingles? Shingles is a very painful disease caused by the same herpes virus that causes chicken pox (varicella zoster virus). Like other herpes viruses, the varicella-zoster virus has... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Cat's Claw (Uña de Gato)

...isnot the same thing as approval by the Food and DrugAdministration. Keplinger has used cat's claw to treat somepeople with herpes or HIV. Other research showed that cat's claw also contains differentkinds of alkaloids that affect the central... Read more »
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cankers/ herpes/hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...negative 4 weeks after these symptons started and tested negative can that gurantee that HIV isn't the cause?? I also go tested for herpes and get the results back at the end of the week. Could herpes do this to my tongue? I think i may have had... Read more »

sore tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i had a few risks of unsafe sex practices a year ago and recently my tongue became "fissured and cracked all over " it sometimes tends to feel warm like a heating sensation. does this sound in any way like hiv infection? i went to a Dr and he said... Read more »

condom broke - got herpes

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...Hey, My case seems somewhat different from others at least to me. I contracted herpes as a result of 30 seconds exposure to sex worker's vagina during intercourse as the condom broke. I have not been feeling well Read more »

STD? cold sores, herpes???

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...i've seen how cold sores are active in hiv poz individuals. but i thought cold sores were common in people with a herpes strain? and the cold sores would be were you came into contact with the herpes virus. ie you won't get herpes on your lip... Read more »