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Is there anything you can take as he has been taking

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is there anything you can take for measles as he has been taking aciclovir tablets, and could my daughter and me still catch measles
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Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.

No, except for antihistamines like benadryl for the itching and ibuprofen for the fever, there isn't any antiviral medication like acyclovir for the measles.

If you and your daughter have been properly vaccinated against measles it isn't like that either of you will catch it

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