I am all new to this...I just got diagnosed with HSV-2 a few weeks ago and I feel like another outbreak is already coming on. Extreme leg pain, numbness in my foot and sensitive skin. And now I am experiencing yeast infection like symptoms...itchy, tender, and redness and just the uncomfortable feeling. I remember thinking I had a yeast infection before my first ever breakout popped up, started with this symptoms so I took a diflucan an it helped but then 2 sores popped up after that. I'm just wondering if I should call my doctor for a diflucan, which I rather not if this is just herpes related. Any advice or information is appreciated! This is very hard to deal with.View Thread
Thank you! I have been researching a lot about it, because I want to know as much as I can and how to be safe (in the future with partners or just general things). I started taking my antivirals the morning I woke up with the extreme leg pain (cant even describe this leg pain! worse than my endomitriosis or ovarian cyst pain!!), my mom said it sounded like an oncoming break out, and I have been taking them since, since i have these yeast like symptoms but I am amost certain that it is definitely just an outbreak symptom. I am wondering if I just wont have any sores this time and just have these symptoms. I will probably visit my obgyn if these symptoms do not let up and have him check me out and see what he thinks. I have not followed up with my actual obgyn since the ER diagnosed me with the HSV. Thank you for your input! I cannot find answers to all my odd little questions so easily online so I thought I would post here. So thank you again.View Thread
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