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Genital Herpes medication. Prescribed online, delivered to your door.

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Your stigma-free zone.

Finding out you have herpes can be tough, but it’s not the end of the world. 

The best thing to do when you find out you have herpes is follow a doctor’s directions for treating it.

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Learn more about herpes treatment and important safety information.

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How all of this works.

No more clinic waitrooms. Or pharmacy pickups. Or awkward conversations.

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  1. Complete your online visit

    We’ll ask you some questions about your medical history, and your symptoms.

  2. Get Your Prescription

    We carry most generic and brand name medication. If you’re not sure, our medical team can recommend one for you.

  3. Free + Fast Delivery

    We’ll ship your medication to your door, in a discreet package, for free.

Already have a prescription? Transfer it to Felix for free.

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Transparent pricing.

At Felix, it’s our goal to make pricing as transparent and easy as the care we provide. Here’s how it works.

Online visit fee

$40
  • Reviewed by a licensed Canadian doctor
  • Includes up to 1 year of refills

Medication cost

Depends on the drug +
Free shipping
  • Choose a refill schedule that works for you
  • Direct billing with your insurance provider
  • Pharmacist on call for any questions

Got questions?
We have answers.

How effective is genital herpes medication?

When taken at the start of a genital herpes outbreak, the oral antiviral medication we prescribe will decrease the intensity of symptoms, decrease the duration of the outbreak, and reduce the risk of spreading genital herpes. When taken daily, it can help suppress genital herpes outbreaks for those who experience them frequently.

What types of genital herpes treatment do you offer?

We prescribe an antiviral medication which is the most effective medication for treating or preventing genital herpes outbreaks. Antiviral medications are only available with a prescription. genital herpes antivirals come in two different forms:

  • topical medication (cream) that is applied directly to the affected area
  • oral medications (pills) that are taken by mouth
What about side effects?

Antivirals are well-tolerated by most people. However, not everyone can or should take antivirals. Oral medication is quite safe and generally has few side effects, but possible side effects include headaches, dizziness, depression, nausea, fatigue, vomiting, stomach pain, and joint pain. The benefits and risks must be discussed with a doctor. 

Topical treatments can have some side effects including dry lips, dryness of skin, cracked lips, burning skin, shedding skin, itching, flakiness, and stinging on the skin.


Oral medications may not be the best choice for certain people. People with kidney damage or kidney failure may need a lower dosage. Be sure to tell your doctor if you have kidney problems before you start taking the drug.

Can I get a refill of my existing genital herpes prescription?

Yes! But you will need to transfer your current prescription to Felix. Just choose the Transfer Now option to complete the steps to create a Felix account, complete your medical profile and give us all the information related to your current prescription. Our pharmacy will then contact your current pharmacy to complete the transfer.

How much does prescription genital herpes medication cost?

Genital herpes medication filled via Felix has a starting cost of $4.46 per outbreak (6 pills). The price does not include the pharmacy fill fee and it will vary based on the drug chosen, the province it is shipped to, and the refill schedule chosen.

Am I covered by my insurance?

Currently, telemedicine appointments are not covered so you will be charged for a $40 fee for each online visit with a Felix doctor.


Oral medications are generally covered by provincial plans and by some private plans. Make sure to upload your insurance card during your online visit so that the pharmacy can apply your coverage.

You're in good hands.

We're supported by some of Canada's leading physicians and pharmacists.

Dr. Kelly Anderson
Dr. Kelly Anderson
Family Physician, MD, CCFP(EM)
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Dr. Meghan Daly
Dr. Meghan Daly
Family Physician, MD, CCFP(EM)
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Dr. Nicole LaBrie
Dr. Nicole LaBrie
Family Physician, MD, CCFP
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Dr. Sarah Lasuta
Dr. Sarah Lasuta
Family Physician, MD, CCFP
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Dr. Sarah Peltz
Dr. Sarah Peltz
Urologist, MD, FRCSC
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Dr. Michelle Van Raay
Dr. Michelle Van Raay
Family Physician, MD, CCFP, LMCC
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Dr. Tanja Vlahovich
Dr. Tanja Vlahovich
Family Physician, MD, CCFP (EM)
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Dr. Sheila Wijayasinghe
Dr. Sheila Wijayasinghe
Family Physician, MD, CCFP
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  • Prescribed by licensed Canadian doctors
  • Filled by an accredited Canadian pharmacy
  • 100% private, secure, PHIPA compliant

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