How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Chip Your Own Question
Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 36164
Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr. Chip is online now

Is there anything you can take as he has been taking

This answer was rated:

is there anything you can take for measles as he has been taking aciclovir tablets, and could my daughter and me still catch measles

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

Dr. Chip and 3 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you