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Consistent shingles pain, stabbing pain from rib cage. On neuronatin, codeine. Help?

Hello, My name is Terry, Am going on 9th week of constant Shingles pain--no itching or blisters, just stabing pain from my rib cage, around side and my back from shoulder blade to waist . My Dr. said I have a bad case--it may go on for 6 months to a yr., Am on neuronatin and tylenol with codeine . Stopped the tramadol --pain relief only 1 hr. Any help will be appreciated
Asked On : Fri, 26 Oct 2012
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welcome to HCM,
this is very painful complication of herpes.
it will require long duration therapy and patience.
have faith on doctor and continue the treatment
wish u a speedy recovery!
Answered: Thu, 12 Sep 2013
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