Genital herpes service

Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted infection (STI). It is passed through vaginal, oral, and anal sex. There is no cure for herpes, but herpes treatments can prevent outbreaks and reduce the symptoms caused by the infection.

  1. Complete a short medical questionnaire
  2. Highlight a preferred treatment
  3. Doctor reviews your answers and notes your preferred treatment

Important: If your preferred treatment is not clinically suitable, your doctor will offer an alternative or advise you on what to do next.

Genital herpes treatments available

  • Aciclovir
  • Valaciclovir
  • Famciclovir

Frequently asked questions