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Suggest treatment for shingles rashes on the leg

I had the Shingles rash run from the right calf up my leg and across my thigh and lower back ... that there is discomfort in my left leg and I need to use both hands to lift my self. I am 88 years old. Does shingles ...
 

Can shingles rash spread to other body parts?

I have been diagnosed with shingles . I seem to have it over my scalp , on both sides of my head. The left side is more painful, but I can also feel it on my right side. I also have a rash on my neck ...
 

Suggest treatment for nerve pain with itchy dried shingle rashes

Hi I've had shingles now for about two weeks and was given at the emergency room valacyclovir HCL500 mg and tramadol- acetaminophn375-325 but I'm still have lots of nerve pain although the rash has ...
 

Have had shingles. Rashes appeared on back and chest. On medication for scabies. Any ideas?

54 year old male. 6' 175 lbs in good health. I had shingles about a year ago. About a month ago I started breaking out with what looks like shingles on my back and has spread a bit around my the sides ...
 

What causes pain and rashes on the back?

can shingle rash be on back and side ,not quite to the front but the pain is in the front . lower pancreaus and top of stomach ...
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Suggest treatment for shingles rashes on the forehead

I was diagnosed with shingles on Monday, one spot on my forehead. I began taking Valtrex Monday ... I expect the shingles rash to last? ...
 

Are shingles rashes contagious?

I was just diagnosed with shingles and have a rash on my torso. Just started antivirus medicine this afternoon.I was planning to visit my elderly mother (86) next Saturday but very concerned she may catch this ...
 

What causes painful shingle rashes despite using Tramadol?

I have been diagnosed with shingles, This was Friday. I may be seeing a few spots breaking out. I have medication but my concern is the shooting pain. They are so severe 2 tramadol doesn t touch them ...
 

Is bulging normal under the healing shingles rash?

Diagnosed with shingles on left back and abdomen on Jan 8th. RX for 1000 mg acyclovir 3 x day for 7 days. 3 weeks later I noticed a bulge at my waist under the healing shingles rash. Bulge is only ...
 

Is Vicks Vapo rub safe to be used on shingles rashes?

I have the shingles: prescribed nine days ago vaccliclvyr (?) Ointment and pills for a week, 3 ... safely apply Vicks Vapo Rub On The Healing Rash and Will it Help the Sensitive Itching/Slight Burning? ...
 

Shingles, rashes, numbness, burning, swelling on stomach, back. Tried patches, cream, recurring. Permanent cure?

Hello, My name is XXXX and am 53 yrs old. I have had the shingles since may 18th ,of this year. The rash has cleared up but now i have the part 2 of the shingles the numbness ,burning and swelling all ...
 

Had shingles, rash, knee pain. What tests do I need to determine what this is?

I had shingles whereby the rash showed on sept 8, 2013. This was my second bout with shingles over .... Could my shingles have traveled to the knee. I worked hard last week and might have strained it first ...
 

Is shingles contagious?

I have been applying salt water compresses to my mothers shingles rash. What are the chances of getting shingles myself? I had chickenpox in my childhood. Should I get the shingles vaccine. Will rinsing ...
 

Could the pain in joints and the rash in shingles be related?

HI I had about a three inch break out of shingles. It mostly itched and was not painful. However, right before the breakout I had severe pain in my knee, and other leg joints. The shingles rash has ...
 

Suggest treatment for shingles and fungal infection

hi doctor. I was diagnosed with the shingles rash a day ago but two days prior the rash ... of the rash/blisters are popping up! ...
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I had shingles 2 years ago and For 2 yrs have had tingling above the shingles rash on my shoulder and head tingling. Feel panicked and think brain tumor- scared
Hi YOU seem to be suffering from post Herpetic neuralgia which has such presentation. Drug like Carbazepine taken in consultation with your physician will provide much needed relief. Take Care Best Regards
 
What are the symptoms of shingles?
typical painful rashes with fever.
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