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I have received a blood report showing abnormalities that

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I have received a blood report showing abnormalities that could indicate myeloma. I had been taking 2 gram doses of valacyclovir twice a day on the outset of herpes. Could that have caused myeloma?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Amita replied 1 year ago.


I am Dr.Amita and I would be assisting you with your concern today.

Valacyclovir does not cause myeloma.It could not have caused myeloma in your case as well.

In fact it is used to prevent and treat infections in patients already suffering from myeloma.

I would be happy to clarify any further concerns you may have concering this matter.