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Can salonpas pain patch with capsaicin cure persisting pain, shingles ?

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Is shingles contagious?

How can one treat shingles when they are inwardly and are they contagious? This pain and burning, sticking , numbing, tingling sensation has been going on for several weeks it is superficial, not deep ...
 

Is shingles contagious?

Is shingles contagious? I had Shingles at age 10 y.o. in the brachial nerve branch on the left side. I have had sore feeling skin for 4 days and some deeper shoulder and neck pain with it. Today I have ...
 

Suggest treatment for shingles infection

and no new ones present themselves but the pain persists and is most severe at night. I am on my second dose ...how can I reduce the duration of shingles - the answer to this started to show up on your site ...
 

Suggest treatment for persistent shingles on the back

it is very debilitating. these symptoms do not appear in the symptoms from shingles. would this still be pain ...I have shingles which started 9 days ago. with the onset of shingles which are on my lower right ...
 

Suggest treatment for painful shingles

Dr. Prof. XXXXXXX Saha I am a little better. However, I am still in pain, but not as severe as before. I believe that I have i ternal shingles . I completed a ten day round of Valtrex and I feel ...
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Is there any treatment to cure shingles in one month?

Is there treatment for ? shingle in the month? my niece if 40 years old, constantly having blister like sore occurs inside her month, this late time; about 3 weeks ago, it was so painful, she couldn ...
 

How long does shingles takes to cure?

is also painful. I ve had shingles for a week now. How much longer will this last? ...I am recovering from shingles and it is from my spine between my shoulder blades around to my left ...
 

What is the cure for itching due to shingles?

I have been suffering with shingles for over a month. The blisters have gone but I have significant ... to help with the incesant itching? I am taking Lyrica which has significatly reduced the pain. Thank you! ...
 

Will pain be due to shingles?

my EKG was normal as well as cardiac enzymes. Could the pains be symptoms of shingles even ...I was diagnosed with shingles last week. My rash was just a small patch on my back. Before the rash ...
 

Are pain and numbness indicative of shingles?

I have been having extreme sensitivity pain on my left side but seems to be only affecting the skin surface and not internal. Extremely painful with numbness, tingling and pain. I have had this for 4 weeks ...
 

Suggest pain medication for shingles

I have shingles..I had the shingles shot two years ago. I went to the Dr. this morning. She did not prescribe any medication or pain pills. The pain is horrible. She said since I take Lamictal she prefers ...
 

Suggest treatment for painful shingles

I have shingles and was in June given some ibubrofen tables to reduce pain. I have not used ibuprufen since August. I have arthritis and take 665mg of panadol osteo per day. The pain from the shingles ...
 

Suggest remedies for shingles pain

Thank you. My husband was diagnosed with shingles on his right side of the face including his eye about 4 weeks ago. The scabs are gone, but the redness is still there. But the real problem is the pain ...
 

Will taking acyclovir and steroid injection suffice to cure shingles and headaches?

Doctor, I m a 65 yr old female and was diagnosed with shingles around the end of July 2013. I had ... shingles and gave me a prescription of Acyclovir to take (800mg x 5 per day). I went home that evening ...
 

Suggest remedy for shingles

I had right mid-back pain, front rlq pain, and skin in those areas sensitive to touch. Diagnosed with shingles. No rash for 3 days, still pain. Do you thing diagnosis is correct? Taking Famciclovir, nothing ...
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What are the symptoms of shingles?
typical painful rashes with fever.
 
how is shingles contacted?
Shingles contact is by direct touch and it can be seen mostly in immunocompromised patients.This virus causes chickenpox and after having this disease virus will stay dormant in your nerves for very long time and gets reactivated on reduction of immunity.its not a life threatening condition but extremely painful one
 
Treatment for shingles for 84 yr old female
I recommend you seek immediate medical attention. You will need to be started on medication for pain control and an antiviral medication to help prevent long term pain from the shingles
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