Sex with Herpes: Precautions and Data
HSV2 and oral sex: Types, transmission, and symptoms
Now that I have genital herpes, I should never have sex again. Please do! It is, however, important to avoid sexual contact if you have any symptoms, or oral or genital sores. It is important to note, too, that the virus can be transmitted orally, to the genitals, during oral sex. Recently, Valtrex an antiviral drug used to treat herpes was found to help reduce the risk of transmission. The only people who get genital herpes are those who are sexually promiscuous.
Getting Genital Herpes from Oral Herpes & Vice Versa
Category : Herpes Info 0 Comments Advertisement. A very common question about herpes is whether or not it can be spread through oral sex. In short, yes, it can. Herpes simplex 1, generally favors the mouth region, while Herpes simplex 2, favors the genital and rectum areas.
Skip to content. An incredible woman, who I've been seeing for a few weeks, has just informed me she has genital herpes. I really like her and am going to continue seeing her. Although it is not an issue right now, as we get closer and more intimate I am concerned about our sexual relations. I know that wearing a condom will prevent the transmission of herpes, but how can I prevent the transmission if I perform oral sex on her?