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And what exactly do you mean by boils this time?
Can you show me a photo?
Those aren't boils
What you showed me looks like herpes
Have you had a herpes screen and has a doctor ever seen these?
And what you have now looks like the photo you sent me?
There is no cure but it can be treated with a medication called acyclovir. The diagnosis is a blood test to check for the Herpes 1 and 2 antibodies
Even if it's treated you would still have the virus in you. If there were no breakouts then there'd be only a small chance of transmitting it to someone else and using a condom would make the chances even less. But we're just assuming for now that it's herpes and you need the blood test to prove that it is
Those aren't boils--they're blisters. Even without the outbreak unless you use condoms there'd be a chance of giving it to someone else
What do you mean by normal sex life?
Someone with herpes may get outbreaks of the blisters from time to time. If it happens often they can be on suppressive therapy with daily acyclovir. But even with the suppressive therapy there's still a small chance of someone with herpes giving it to someone else unless a condom is used
Usually not. No problem with drinking alcohol while on the acyclovir
Acyclovir daily for ten days treats the outbreak. If you were on the suppressive--take it every day for months--treatment, you wouldn't likely get a breakout with sex of any kind
I've told you that already--the medication is called acyclovir and for suppression it's taken daily for months. All I'm saying is that the photo you gave me today is not boils and looks very much like herpes
Even untreated herpes will dry up on it's own
One 400mg table twice a day for a year
Then it's stopped and only resumed if and when there's another outbreak
Yes but very unlikely