Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
162 Doctors are Online

Treatment for Herpes zoster - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 3631 Questions
User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page.
User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   HOw can I help you
User :   i have a question my mom is diebatic and just few days back she is suffering from herpes zoster
Doctor :   Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Doctor :   ok
User :   i need to knw which friuts and veg will be good for her
User :   her weight is 67 kg and 4.9 is the height
Doctor :   All Bright colored Fruits need to be avoided
User :   age is 56 yrs,house wife and AAAAAAA female
Doctor :   and especially the Mangoes and the Apples
Doctor :   you can go ahead with giving her the
Doctor :   Grapes nd Cheku and Citrus fruits
User :   but i have read that apple is gud for diabetic patients
User :   k so apple wont suite her
User :   k
User :   and in veg
User :   im really worried abt the herpes zoster disease
User :   is there chances of death
User :   she is taking med
Doctor :   not that it wont suite her but has high calories and hence needs to be avoidede
Doctor :   Not to be bothered as it can be cotrolled with Acyclovir
User :   and the blisters have reduced but not the pain which occurs on her bac
User :   wht is acyclovir i think this is the same med wht c is taking
Doctor :   ok that is the drug that she need s to take and it shall control the infection and the

Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor