And to add more context, when I do have lesion they are just slightly irritated, not painful (just uncomfortable as if you were to get an irritation from a thong or something), no other signs such as fever, swollen lymph nodes, etc… Just confused because first blood test in 2013 was positive HSV1 but negative HSV2, and now it is the opposite where I am negative HSV1 and positive HSV2.
Also, have you heard of the supplement Simplix? Would like to hear your thoughts and if taking that (has ingredients such as Lysine, Mushrooms, etc) daily will suffice to minimize any shedding vs. valtrex every day. Just feel weird taking a prescription drug daily. I rarely have this “lesion” I’ve mentioned – maybe once a year, but I’m less concerned with the symptoms since I barely get, but more about spreading