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valcyclovir (valtrex) or acyclovir, has it slowed herpetic dementia onset?

Looking for feedback from a current antiviral user...... Anyone as using antiviral, valcyclovir (valtrex) or acyclovir, has it slowed herpetic dementia onset?  ( Memory problems)
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OK, so may be no memory issues since there is no response??
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I have had PHN for nine months and I definitely have memory issues, pain and itching. I currently take  2 800 mg acyclovir daily.
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Thank you for responding! Sorry for my delay response.  Maybe antiviral would not put my early onset dementia in remission.   But would be nice to see a study.
I recommend checking out online functional med doctors online.  They have good resources like alternative/ natural supplements to try.  Like using b6 & b12 for energy boost. Post-herpetic diet for reducing outbreaks and itching.
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