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Valtrex - Medicine for Cold Sores

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Valtrex is an antiviral drug, that goes by the generic name - Valacyclovir. It is used to treat infections like genital herpes, cold sores, and shingles caused by certain herpes viruses. In children, Valtrex is primarily used for treating cold sores and chickenpox. In adults, Valtrex is given to treat shingles and cold sores around the mouth. It is also given to prevent genital herpes, and it [...]