I was just recently diagnosed with Genital Herpes. I got it

I was just recently diagnosed with Genital Herpes. I got it from my boyfriend who had a cold sore on his lip. We both did not know that a cold sore could cause this. I am currently going through my first outbreak and I am in so much pain. I started the valtrex today and I hope it helps. I am really scared and dont know what to expect. Any words of advice would be greatly appreciated!

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Nov 22

Thank you so much. I am really struggling with this. I know ive been reading that the first outbreak is the worst but this is really horrendous. The pain is unbearable. Thank you for showing support

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Nov 22

@kms162
keep us posted as we are here to help!

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