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

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What are symptoms of shingles?

Is there a prescription for suspected shingles ( tingling on right back, migraines, stomach nausea , had same symptoms for the start-before blisters- of shingles 6 years ago) my Dr can call in since I am ...
 

Have had shingles. Severe itching and numbness on face. How to get cure?

associated with my teeth. It feels like shingles , which i had 10 years ago round my waist, but there are not spots, just numbness , some sporadic pain and awful burning itching. Sometime it is a tickling like ...
 

Can vaccination be done to prevent shingles?

asked to see this rash and immediately stated this was Shingles and prescribed the anti viral medication ... that claims to stop itching, stop pain, dries oozing and promotes healing. How contagious ...
 

What causes pain in buttocks and legs after treatment of shingles?

I an a 59 year old male pharmacist, and was diagnosed with shingles about two weeks ago. I noticed ... it was shingles, and I received immediate treatment with Valtrex, Lyrica 75mg, and APAP with codeine 30mg. I had ...
 

Explain the difference between genital herpes and shingles?

Explain the difference between genital herpes and shingles , can they be one in the same? Are there any OTC options to reduce pain? Thank you. ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

What could be the symptom of shingles?

I think I might have shingles! My skin around my right upper leg felt like it had a bad burn, but nothing was there! I had alot of pain! On the forth day I have a rash on the inside of my leg and some ...
 

What treatment is suggested for Shingles?

, (approx. 3 x 1 ) and he has diagnosed me with a mild case of shingles. I m concerned about the chest pains ... chest pains have anything to do with the shingles? The pains are (very) gradually become worse. thanks ...
 

Can Shingles occur vaginally?

I am 30 years old and had the chickenpox as a child, but 2-2 1/2 years ago I contracted Shingles ... noticed that I was getting those stupid shock like pains, but those were happening in an area I never ...
 

Diagnosed with shingles. Have an amphetamine habit. Dis this cause shingles?

Hi I am 20 yrs of age and have just been diagnosed with shingles . The problem is I have an amphetamine habit (been addicted 2 yrs). It is possible that this has caused the shingles but also it could ...
 

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 ...
 

Suffering with pain due to shingles. Which medicines can be taken?

Good Arvo, My husband who is 47 has a shingles and in alot of pain... As he was diagnosed after the 72 hour period he was unable to be treated. His brother had shingles a few months ago who lives ...
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What are the symptoms of shingles?
typical painful rashes with fever.
 
New treatments for shingle pain or nerve damaged ?
you can use gabapantene tablet. if it doesnot give relief you can use doxepin capsules, topical anaesthetic also work
 
I am getting a rash think it my be shingles
Hi. The rash can be due to many factors. Shingles has a very sever burning type of pain and appears as a streak, strip on a single side of the face or body. What are the other symptoms you have?
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