Can I get genital herpes while using ARVs?
18 January 2022. Related: All topics, Sexual health.
Is it normal to have a genital herpes breakout while on ARV?
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Yes it is normal. ARVs for HIV are specific for HIV. They will not prevent you from getting other infections. The best way to prevent genital herpes is with the use of a condom.