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Q: what color is the discharge from genital herpes

What color is the discharge from genital herpes?

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Jeannie May, Community Member
5/10/08 9:24pm

Genital herpes blisters have a clear watery fluid inside them.

sadandlonely4ever, Community Member
9/26/08 11:03am

i  have genital herpes and the discharge was yellow at first and now it's pinkish yellow and watery...i've only been diagnosed for 4 days though

love, Community Member
7/30/09 11:03pm

I have genital herpes and the vaginal discharge is white. sometimes its clumpy but most of the time it is very runny. its always present it never goes away. even when having sex with my husband its their an whenever he pulls out his penus is covered with this fluid. its very embarrasing for me. ive been looking for cures to take away the discharge, but i haven't had any luck. if n e one knows of something that will get rid of this discharge please let me know. ive had this std for a year and a half now but i haven't had an out break only this nasty discharge. PLEASE HELP!!!!

Joyce, Community Member
1/30/13 4:43pm
I have the same problem and my dear it's driving me crazy,sometimes I wondering if I have HIV even though I did a test and it was negative.I was diagnoses with herpes since I then I have a discharge every month.I am going back to the Doc to run some more test cause I just don't know if it as a result of herpes virus.I am so scared wondering if I am going to live the rest of my life with this discharge.This worries so much. Reply
8/12/14 1:06pm

Hi Michelle,


I know you asked this question a long time ago, and you did receive some excellent answers from other community members.  If you ended up with a diagnosis and treatment plan, I would love to hear about it.


We have information on the site that might interest you:


Genital Herpes Symptoms and Tests

Genital Herpes: The Basics

Foods and Steps to avoid Herpes Holistically without valtrex or even lysine

 10 Myths About Genital Herpes


Hope you are well!

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By michelle, Community Member— Last Modified: 08/12/14, First Published: 05/09/08