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Is it uncommon to get hsv1 when you have hsv2?

  • I had heard if you have one of them you are less likely to contract the other

    Asked by Anonymous in Herpes Jan 26, 2018
  • Posted on Feb 06, 2018


    Having one strain of herpes won't prevent a person from catching the other strain. HSV-1 and HSV-2 are completely different infections. Having HSV-2 s... For detail, click here

  • Posted on Feb 27, 2018


    I was on daily valtrex for my hsv1 when I got hsv2.

  • Posted on Feb 16, 2018


    It won't prevent, but it does lower the risk

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