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  • Q&A with Australian Health Practitioners

    What is the treatment for oral herpes?

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  • Dr Glenn Ortega

    GP (General Practitioner)

    It is mainly treated with anti viral agent such as Valacyclovir, famciclovir or Aciclovir. Advising the patient that Herpes simplex is contagious and it can spread by sharing of drinking vessel, utensils or kissing.

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