It is important that he is taking 400 mg twice a day rather than 800 mg of acyclovir once per day. It is better if you clip the pubic hair rather than shaving as shaving opens up microscopic brakes in the skin that could allowed virus in more easily. You can shave the bikini line without concerns. You could also shave two or three days in advance of a sexual encounter, allowing the skin to heal with any microscopic breaks.
- This reply was modified 6 years, 3 months ago by Terri Warren.