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my son has bullous erythema multiforme for six years. it is

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my son has bullous erythema multiforme for six years. it is triggered by the herpes zoster virus. he is on zovirax 400mg daily but still gets outbreaks from time to time. he was originally commenced on zovirax for one year which was successful but not long after he stopped the zovirax he had a bad outbreak. he is now on zovirax for another year, having done seven mths and presently is showing signs of outbreak-spots on hands, looks pale and washed out, and very tired. i am concerned about him being on a high dose of zovirax, or could this be something else
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
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