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Rash on collar bone, shingles, valacyclovir, painful blister

I went to the doctor about a month ago with a severe rash on my collar bone that the doctor assumed was shingles . He put me me on valacyclovir and the rash went away within a week. One month later it came back ...
 

Itchy, painful rash on left side of torso. Shingles?

and painful and sometimes it feels like it hurts all the way down to my bones. I have had it for a very long ... is a full blown issue. I didn t think it could be shingles because it started 8 months ago and has gotten ...
 

Are shingles contagious?

are shingles contagious- my husband has a lot of oozing sores on his leg- I have had them once a long time ago- I have crhones disease and ibm associated with als- just wondering if I will get them ...
 

What is Shingles?

I need information about shingles and if/how it can be transmitted to other people. ...
 

Have burning on outside of right ear moving to cheek bone. Is it Shingles?

right cheek bone as well. It feels like it is on fire, even putting my head on a pillow causing the burning sensation to worsen. Could this be shingles? There are no lesions, and also I should mention ...
 

Pain due to shingles. Flare up on the scalp. Chances of nerve damage?

My husband has had shingles it was on the left side of his head, his eye, and his ear. It lasted ... shingles. Recently he has had a flare up and had this red line that ran just lrft of his scalp . While I ...
 

Consistent shingles with severe itching post bone marrow transplant. On a high protein diet. What could be the cause?

Hello, I m a post Bone Marrow Transplant patient - having had AML in 2010, then the shingles , post ... things I ve forgotten. My shingles happened May 2011 & it s still hanging around & wearing my rather thin ...
 

Can Valaciclovir RBX (4 tabs daily for shingles) taken along with ramipril and pravachol cause harm to the kidneys?

Hi Doc, I have been prescribed Valaciclovir RBX (4 tablets a day) for shingle and I had a bone marrow transplant 5 years ago due to Leukemia. I currently take aspirin (astrix), ramipril, vitamin D ...
 

Shingles treatment done, have painful lump on the neck causing stiff neck. Swollen lymph gland?

Hi my name is Lisa , I ve just had shingles and I m feeling a lot better but I have just discovered this lump in my neck on the same side right at the base of my neck near my collar bone . It is very painful ...
 

Chest pain, ears ringing, tingling hands, short-term memory loss, shingles

away when I stopped the medication. I had shingles ,,my husband thinks they are back. Most of the time ..., bursitis , a spur and what they called a cyst(they said bone on bone) Lately I am having trouble with my ...
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Is shingles contagious?

My son has shingles - we need to know if it can be contagious to his sons they are 6 and 10 ... goes swimming? I have had my spleen removed so should I stay away from him because I could get shingles ...
 

Is shingles contagious?

I was just in a local store and the clerk told me that he had shingles . Is shingles contagious? ...
 

Is shingles contagious?

I got singles on Thursday. In trying to catch it they prescribed three times a day for seven days Valacyclovir. Can I pass it on in the office?
 

Should shingles vaccination be taken with previous history of shingles?

I HAVE HAD SHINGLES TWICE, SHOULD I GET THE SHINGLES VACCINE? ...
 

Diagnosed with shingles and strep throat. Having chest pain and dizziness. Does sinusitis cause this?

Have been ill for 61 days. After 25 days was diagnosed with shingles and strep throat . During ... stomach, into upper left quadrant, collar bone and side of neck. Only lasted for ten minutes, could barely ...
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Is shingles an std?
HI Shingles is a common name used for Herpes Zoster . No it is not a STD
 
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
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